The Shaw Society


Play Reading Group

The Actors Centre
John Thaw Room
1a Tower Street,
off Earlham Street, London WC2H 9NP
Nearest tube stations are Tottenham Court Road or Leicester Square and a number of buses pass close by, 14,19,24,29,38,176.  
Visitors are welcome to all our events, entrance fee is £10, Members £5

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Next Event

The group meets at 7pm
on the first Thursday
of the month, for details
Call 020 7435 6497 or 07711 577 307

Professional play readers and student actors  are especially welcome.
£3/Members £2

Next Meeting
To be announced

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Monday, 1st October 7-30pm


To be performed Script-in-hand
By members of  SHAW2020  

Divorce On The Rocks by Michael Sherborne

On The Rack by R.A.Diamond

The task was to write a sequel, prequel or interlude to Shaw’s play On the Rocks or a short play based on the extraordinary world events of our time and how they might have been treated by Shaw if he had been alive today. Both winning entries managed to combine the two options, bringing On the Rocks up to date in two very entertaining short plays.

The winner, Michael Sherbourne of Felixstowe, Suffolk
will be presented with his Prize of £500, and runner-up R.A.Diamond of London will receive £200.
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