Join our monthly club and meet theatre industry creatives for talks and tours, all in a fun informal setting, along with a cuppa tea.

Each session gives you an insight into our productions and the theatre industry, as well as a great chance to have a natter and socialise too.


Spring Session Schedule:

Little Red Riding Hood: Meet the Director

Tuesday 11 January

Show director Kitty Winter comes in to talk about our production of Little Red Riding Hood, her career as a director and movement director, and her many varied productions and projects.

LaPelle’s Factory

Tuesday 8 February

Join Olwen Davies and Ollie Smith, long-time Playhouse-supported theatre-makers to talk and find out about their company LaPelle’s factory. They have been described as “One of the most exciting and innovative companies in the region” and “…an exciting company. Intelligent theatre makers who imbue their work with humour.”
Their works include Cloudcuckoolanders, Desperado, Black Dog and Shuck, which was seen at the recent Spring Loaded Festival at the Playhouse. This promises to be a hugely engaging and entertaining afternoon of discussion.

Boomers and Zoomers

Tuesday 8 March

Members of the Playhouse Youth Board come in to talk about their passions and interests in theatre and making the world a better place through theatre. Expect strong views and energetic discussion about the Youth Board’s ambitions, their plans and their hopes for the future of the arts and theatre. A great chance to meet the theatremakers of tomorrow and share ideas across generations.

Red Ellen

Tuesday 12 April

Come along for a sneaky peek and chat about our exciting production of Red Ellen by Caroline Bird. The session includes some time in the auditorium, discussion of the topics in the play and possibly a visit from one or two of the key creative team creating the show.

Covid-19 Safety

When attending in person, we want you to feel confident that you’ll have a great time and by following the guidelines, everyone – participants and our team alike – can enjoy fantastic theatre experiences together again. Click here for the most up to date information on our safety measures. Club Encore sessions are in person, however if you would like to attend on Zoom please email