Behind the Scenes The latest from Bolsover Drama Group


Rehearsals for our March 2018 showcase evening

Funds raised for the group and the charities of the Rotary Club of Bolsover

Following on from our successful collaboration at last November’s Race Night the group again teamed up with the Rotary Club of Bolsover earlier this year to raise funds to be split between the Rotary Club’s their local charities and Bolsover Drama Group.
In March our 2nd Annual Steve Sowerby Celebratory Showcase Evening – ‘One Night to […]

Posted 13th September 2018

A few of the nuns from our production of ‘Sister Act’ enjoy an ‘Ale Mary’ with Blue Bell landlord Frank Lancaster

Raising a glass of ‘Ale Mary’

To celebrate the group’s production of ‘Sister Act’ a special beer named ‘Ale Mary’ was put on sale at the Blue Bell, Bolsover

Posted 22nd March 2018

Abigail Hill Brown is presented with the Jack Elliott Trophy

Awards are presented to our Youth Section members

Our Youth Section took part in their annual showcase evening, ‘A Whole Load of Talent’, in November at the Assembly Rooms.  The event saw members of the youth section performing songs, dances and songs played on the keyboard over two evenings.

Posted 22nd March 2018

Lesley and Dawn share a laugh as they catalogue the group’s costumes

Work ongoing at the Bannister Chapel

Members of the group have been hard at work over the past few months helping to organise the group’s costume and props storage areas at the Bannister Chapel in Shuttlewood.

Posted 16th July 2017

Youth Section leaders Ray Wignall, Donna Knowles, Wendy Blunt and Lisa Brunt with the NODA East Midlands awards for ‘Annie’ and ‘Robin Hood and Babes in the Wood’

Double success at NODA awards

We were proud to be recognised at the recent NODA East Midlands regional day, where we scooped a brace of awards for our 2016 productions.

Posted 16th July 2017

John and Maureen Blood at the 2009 Annual Dinner and Dance

John Blood

It was with great sadness that Bolsover Drama Group learnt of the passing of John Blood in December, who had been part of the group since 1991.

Posted 17th May 2017