After the sell-out successes of ‘Aladdin’ in 2016 and ‘Puss In Boots’ in 2014, Copthorne Players will bring the traditional pantomime Cinderella to the Village Hall from 26th – 29th January 2017. Tickets are available online through TicketSource (link above, booking fee applies) or from the Box Office (no booking Continue Reading


Is Jack Manningham slowly, deliberately, driving his wife, Bella, insane or is she following her mother’s descent into madness? This classic thriller, set in Victorian London, was first produced in 1938 and later filmed twice, in Britain and the USA, Ingrid Bergman winning an Oscar for her portrayal of Bella Continue Reading

Cinderella 2017 Cast Announced!

We are incredibly proud to announce the cast for the 2017 panto, Cinderella, which hits the Copthorne Village Hall Stage from 26th to 29th January 2017. Director Nicki Barnett said, “I was overwhelmed with the standard at auditions…  I am so happy with our wonderful line up.” Tickets will be Continue Reading

It’s panto time – oh yes it is!

We are delighted to announce that next year’s panto will be Cinderella.  It will be performed in Copthorne Village Hall on 26-29 January 2017. A read through and introduction to auditions will be held at the village hall on Sunday 4th September at 3pm – 5pm with auditions taking place Continue Reading

‘Gas Light’ Auditions Monday 23rd May

Auditions for Patrick Hamilton’s ‘Gaslight’ Monday 23rd May 2016, 8pm at the Copthorne Village Hall The classic psychological thriller Gaslight was written 1938 (but set much earlier as Victorian). There are three main parts, the husband Mr Manningham, his wife Bella and the mysterious Sergeant Rough. There are also two shorter but very satisfying parts of Nancy Continue Reading

Copthorne Players Open Evening 18th May 2016

We are excited to announce that Copthorne Players will be having an Open Evening on Wednesday 18th May, 8pm at the Copthorne Village Hall Come along to find out more about the following productions from their directors and to register your interest in taking part: Copthorne Cabaret (performance 23rd July 2016 Continue Reading