New Committee

Posted by on Jun 15, 2018 in News |

At our AGM this week, the following Committee was appointed;

Chairman – Ann Holloway

Vice Chairman – Alan Baldwin

Treasurer – Keith Bowie

Membership Secretary – Rachael Bowie

Secretary – Keith Badham

General Member – Gill George

General Member – Clare Coffey

General Member – Philip Hargreaves

General Member – Sophie Bryant


Ann also presented the new Barton Players Chairman’s Annual Award for outstanding contribution throughout the membership year.  This was presented to Derryanne Blunt for her excellent contribution and embodying the spirit of being a member.

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Oliver! Casting Announcement

Posted by on Mar 1, 2018 in News |

The Casting Committee for “Oliver!” would like to offer the following parts in our forthcoming production of “Oliver!” taking place on 4th to 8th December 2018 ;

Principal Roles

Mr Bumble – Harold Liberty
Widow Corney – Debbie Radcliffe
Noah Claypole – Matthew Hall
Mr Sowerberry – John Murphy
Mrs Sowerberry – Christine Ayres
Charlotte – Lindsay Brown
Fagin – Keith Badham
Nancy – Chloe Badham
Bet – Rachael Bowie
Old Sally – Gill George
Old Lady – Kathy Williamson
Bill Sykes – Mick George
Mrs Bedwin – Kirsty Badham
Mr Brownlow – Philip Hargreaves
Dr Grimwig – Chris Radcliffe

(Some supporting parts have been decided, but casting will be finished in due course)


Judy Barclay
Andrea Riley
Kathy Williamson
Tracey McNevin
Liam Batty
Alan Baldwin
Brian Coffey
Kate Westwick
Sharon Maltby
Derryanne Blunt
Sam Huntley
Logan King
Ralph Walker
Gill George
Fiona Brown
Cath Bradley

Supporting Ensemble

(Principals who can also form part of the ensemble)

Christine Ayres
Debbie Radcliffe
Kirsty Badham
Rachael Bowie
Philip Hargreaves
John Murphy
Lyndsey Brown
Matthew Hall

Junior Chorus – A

Erin Monaghan Oliver
Isabel Morgan Dodger

Tallulah Belle Smith
Beth Westwick
Aimee Parish
Faith McNevin
Emma Walsh
Ashley Riley
Leo Williamson
Harrison Hunt

Junior Chorus – B

Olivia Horwood Oliver
Matthew Thompsett Dodger

Jenna Mclaren
Kezia Sawdon
Abigail Green
Tash Duncan
Orla Maher
Nicole Boniface
Tia Mae Bowers
Savannah Maltby

We would like to thank everyone for the extremely high standard of Audition, and look forward to working with you all in May.

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Audition Call

Posted by on Jan 24, 2018 in News |

We will be performing Oliver! in December this year.  If you are interested in taking part, then please download the audition pack.

Oliver Audition Pack

(It is a Zip File and contain PDF files)

We are a very friendly and welcoming group, so why not give it a try?

It should answer all of your questions, but please feel free to contact us if there are any further questions.

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Thank You

Posted by on Jan 24, 2018 in News |

Thank you to our record-breaking pantomime audiences for Aladdin!  We had a fantastic time, and appreciate the amazing support that you all give us!  See you all for the Variety show!

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