Tell us your story from this year …
‘Between the Lines’ is a new creative writing project inviting you to write a short piece about life in the first 6 months of 2020 – a year like no other!
You are invited to write an essay, a monologue, playlet, poem – the choice is yours. Our company of actors are ready to perform them ……
The piece should by no longer than 2000 words and last no longer than 10 minutes when read (but this is just a rough guide). Much shorter pieces are also invited. All entries should be emailed to:
or posted to the Studio address:
Maskers Theatre Company, Unit 1, Emsworth Road, Shirley, Southampton, SO15 3LX.
The closing date for submissions is
Monday 27 July 2020
Light UP is a not-for-profit organisation, teaching drama to 4-19 year olds to boost confidence, creativity and self-esteem. They also run Steppin' UP, a commercial dance company dedicated to making people of all ages feel body confident and empowered through movement.
This pack is full of exciting creative challenges to keep the whole family entertained throughout the Summer.
Light UP would love for you to share your creations with them and to get involved with the competitions for an opportunity to win prestige and prizes!To share your work, use the hashtag #LightUPCreativity on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter so they can find your amazing work! If you'd prefer to not share over social media but would like for Light Up to view your creations, please e-mail them at email@example.com
With cats invading his garden Mark finds himself "Yards Apart" from his neighbour, Viki - can they reconcile their differences? While later in the evening cleaning ladies at the Art gallery threatened with government cut-backs find "Sharks in the Custard" whilst bringing a smile to your face.
21 - 26 September
Maskers Studio Theatre
Please note these plays contain some strong language. Suitable for 14 years and older.
Come and visit your LOCAL theatre! HEAR about what we do. SEE what it's like inside. ENJOY a free cup of tea or coffee. LEARN about our shows and how you can become INVOLVED!
Maskers Studio Theatre
Meddlesome friends and scheming nasties intervene in a story of love and loathing in 1930’s Italy.
14 - 18 July
at 7:30pm (matinée 18th at 2:30pm)
Townhill Park House