EXCITING NEWS – New Playwriting Competition – The Derek Jacobi Award!

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The Derek Jacobi Award for New Playwriting What is the DEREK JACOBI Award? This prestigious award replaces the original award named after George Taylor which was initiated in 1979. The New Playwriting award is made annually to the author of a new one-act play which was performed at an NDFA member festival in a twelve month period between 1st July … Read More

NEWS NEWS NEWS JOHN WHITE

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It is with sadness that we report the passing of John White in Mid-December. Many of you will have known John at some point over the years either as an actor, director or teacher. He was involved with so many aspects of Festival Drama and latterly with his acclaimed company Bejou Productions that he is almost synonymous with the Festival … Read More

60th Woking Drama Festival – RESULTS

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Please CLICK HERE to see the results from 60th Woking Drama Festival, which took place from 9th – 20th October 2018. Adjudicator was Jan Palmer Sayer

Another 2018 Festival Result

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April 2018 TADDfest Winner: Mezzamorhoses “Oedipus” by Paul King Runners up: Broadclyst Theatre Group “The Molecule Duplicator” by John Gregory Youth winner: Mezzalchemy “The Thousan and One Nights” by Paul King

***More 2017/18 Festival Results***

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Please find below some further results from 2017/18 Festivals: Sawston One Act Festival Winner: Waterbeach Theatre Co. “The Lost Archer” by Tim Boden Runners up: BAWDS “The Last Bread Pudding” by Nick Warburton Welwyn Youth Festival Winner: Archer Academy “Girls Like That” by Evan Placey Runners up: Company of Teens “My Fear vs The World” by Ian Jordan Junior Winner: … Read More

***LATEST FESTIVAL RESULTS***

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National Drama Festivals Association

Please find below results from some member festivals for the 2017/18 Season: October 2017 Woking One Act Festival Winner: Thursday Night Project “Heads” by Howard Brenton Runners up: Simply Theatre “We Are the Multitude” by Laura Harper Youth Winner: Applause Youth Theatre “A Vampire Story” by Moira Buffini October 2017 Spelthorne & Runnymede One Act Festival Winner: Horsell Amateur Dramatic … Read More

February 2018 Newsletter

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IMPORTANT NOTICE: CLICK HERE to read the latest Newsletter, which holds important information on the cancellation of the British All Winners Festival 2018 and the Winner of the 2017 George Taylor Memorial Award!!

59th Woking Drama Festival 2017 – Nominations and Winners

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59th Woking Drama Festival 2017

From 10th – 21st October 2017, 16 different groups competed in the Woking Drama Festival. Adjudicator, Jennifer Scott-Reid GoDA said that she enjoyed her time at Woking and thanked the groups for bringing so many diverse pieces to the festival. Please CLICK HERE to view the nominations and Winners below!