2nd Coarse Acting World Championship

Performed at

Questors Theatre


9th November 1975

Just before Questors performed Corolanus in November 1975.


The Order of Play

  1. THE MASKERS, Southampton in Hamlet

  2. ROSE BRUFORD COLLEGE in Snap, Crackle & Death or It's All in the Fist by Robert Pugh

  3. NEW COLLEGE OF SPEECH & DRAMA (as 'The Orb & Sceptre Masqueraders') in Women Beware Women by Thomas Middleton




  5. THE TOWER THEATRE, Canonbury

  6. SALISBURY PLAYHOUSE (as Tenby Operatic & Dramatic Society, the T.O.A.D.S.) in The Seagull, after Chekhov-more or less

  7. THE BUNNY LANGRIDGE PLAYERS (formerly Mike Langridge Anti-Theatre) in A Collier's Tuesday Tea by David Herbert Galsworthy

After the final entry you are asked to remain seated for the adjudication and presentation of the World Coarse Acting Trophy by Barry Took.

Unfortunately we did not win this one!
Here is an extract for the Maskers' November 1975 Newsletter
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From Maskers' November 1975 Newsletter

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