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Opening night of The Matchmaker

Posted 3 years ago

1st night for The Matchmaker. Tensions were high backstage. And so the curtains opened. The audience were attentive but things took off when a set malfunction was dealt with by quick ad libs by Gillian playing Dolly Levi. It was so well done we’re thinking of keeping it in! Good feedback from tonight’s audience. Here’s […]

The Matchmaker Dress Rehearsal

Posted 3 years ago

Tuesday night and the Dress Rehearsal for The Matchmaker. Wednesday 16 October is the first night and it runs to 19 October at the Eastwood Park Theatre in Giffnock.

The Matchmaker coming soon

Posted 3 years ago

Monday night after the set build at Eastwood Park Theatre saw the technical rehearsal for GTPs The Matchmaker. It’s looking good. Tuesday 15th October is the Dress Rehearsal then its showtime from Wednesday 16th to Saturday 19th October.

Dial M For Murder

Posted 3 years ago

Walter Paul directed Dial M For Murder in January 2019. Geoff, Jen, Kevyn and Nick played the four main characters and Andy stepped in at the last moment to play Williams, no relation! The play was a big success with the Giffnock audience. Big thanks to Kev Thomas for the photography.

Quartermaine’s Terms

Posted 3 years ago

Mark Coleman directed Quartermaine’s Terms in January 2017. The play is set in an English Speaking School. The teachers are dedicated but have to carry their inept colleague, Quartermaine. As situations change, Quartermaine finds himself surplus to requirements. Unfortunately the play didn’t find favour with the general Giffnock audience. However, the production was great and […]

A Delicate Balance

Posted 3 years ago

April 2017 saw GTP’s production of Edward Albee’s play A Delicate Balance. Our original director had to pull out and Alasdair Hawthorn stepped in to take over the Director’s role. Paola de Rosa and Mark Coleman played the bickering married couple with Glynis playing the alcoholic Sister, Mel the daughter and ‘friends’ played by Andy […]