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Revue 20/20 Poster

The Gaddesden Revue 20/20

24, 25, 31 Jan and 1 Feb 2020

Revues have always been popular with the Little Gaddesden audience and this production will reprise and refresh some of the popular items from earlier revues alongside new material, including some iconic sketches and songs. A cast of over twenty will deliver 25 different items that provide an opportunity for our actors to perform to their strengths.  Read more…

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radio play

WIXIT!‘ by Trisha Wood, performed by members of Little Gaddesden Drama Club

WIXIT! is the sixth play in the Extraordinary Women series of short radio plays written by Trisha Wood. In it the ladies of Great Titley Women’s Institute (WI) bow to pressure from one of their members and decide to hold a referendum on whether to leave the National organisation. To the committee’s surprise there is a yes vote (52-48%) which leaves them with some uncomfortable choices.

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For those of you who are not familiar with the earlier plays, you can find them here and for a little more information on the formidable characters that make up the committee of this local WI click here.

dates for your diary

The Gaddesden Revue 20/20: 24, 25, 31 Jan and 1 Feb 2020

Monthly play readings 2019

Play readings generally take place on the 3rd Wednesday of the month.  Look for details here, or subscribe to our newsletter and we’ll let you know what’s coming up.


Past Productions

And Then There Were None, Dangerous Corner and Thicker Than Water Images © Copyright 2018-2019 Michael Carver

About Us

the drama club

Formed in 1947, Little Gaddesden Drama Club has staged over 100 productions in the village since then. Shows have varied in style from dramas to comedies, musicals and revues. Performing around twice a year we mostly play to packed houses. More…


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Blog

Thicker than Water – a note from the author

Rehearsals are now well underway for our performance of Thicker than Water, written by local playwright and LGDC’s very own Patrick Isherwood.  A brilliant cast and crew are hard at work bringing to life this comedy drama which explores family relationships, adoption and questions of nature and nurture.  Here, Patrick provides a bit of an […]

“WIXIT means WIXIT!” listen to our latest radio play

WIXIT! is the sixth in a series of short plays by local author Trisha Wood under the general title Extraordinary Women. Written between 2008 and 2019 many of the plays have been performed in Little Gaddesden, both by the WI and Little Gaddesden Drama Club (LGDC). In 2013 the first five plays were recorded by […]