The original Laleham Players performed a diverse theatrical repertoire in Laleham Village Hall throughout the 1940's, 50's and 60's, they disbanded on September 5th 1965. A production archive is housed in the Heritage Centre in the centre of Laleham Village.
Re-established in 2013, with the support of the Laleham Residents Association, Laleham Players produced six original sell-out pantomimes penned by local Annie Roper...
December 2013 - Jack & The Upside-Down Stalk
December 2014 - Dick & His Magic Cat
December 2015 - Aladdin & His Talking Monkey
December 2016 - Cinderella Through The Magic Mirror
December 2017 - Sleeping Beauty and the Cavalier Cook
December 2018 - Snow White and the Forest Fairies
Annie Roper is a retired PR and Events expert, and has been involved in amateur theatre for many years in and around London.
Our Director & Choreographer; Jo Bartlett is an actor, dancer, director, choreographer and Associate Teacher at Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She recently worked with Controlled Chaos Theatre Company on two Shakespeare productions; playing Prospero in their all-female "The Tempest" and both Dukes in "As You Like It", which she also choreographed. She performs with the professional period dance company; Nonsuch Historical Dancers and runs Shakespeare 4 Schools Workshops
an educational company that brings Shakespeare and the Elizabethan world to life with bespoke dance and drama workshops.