Just a quick post to confirm the date and venue for this year’s AGM. The RAFTA Annual General Meeting 2017 will be held at 10.30 am on Saturday 4th November 2017 in the Battle of Britain Suite of the Royal Air Force Club, 128 Piccadilly, London, W1J 7PY (visit www.rafclub.org.uk for more details).
Just a quick post to confirm the date and venue for this year’s AGM. I’m pleased to advise that we will once again be returning to The White Swan in Stratford upon Avon. The date – as agreed at last year’s AGM – will be Saturday 29 October 2016 and timings will be 11am to 1pm (with refreshments served from 10.30am). www.white-swan-stratford.co.uk A formal calling notice … Continue reading 2016 AGM
The RAFTA One Act Play Festival was a great success and we were once again lucky enough to have Ben Humphrey as our adjudicator. Please find his scores (in performance order) and the awards & nominations in the Festival 2016 page.
Ever wondered how to get the most out of your stage or theatre? Tech is often forgotten about but done well will support and enhance the action on stage. Learn the basics of lighting, sound and special effects to take back to your club and wow audiences and directors with new skills and an altered approach to shared working. The RAFTA Stage Tech Workshop is … Continue reading RAFTA Stage Tech Workshop
Yes, it’s that time again: the annual RAFTA One-Act Play Festival (OAPF) will soon be upon us! I’m looking forward to another jam-packed Festival with 11 clubs bringing 14 plays! This year we return to Whittle Hall at RAF Cranwell with Ben Humphrey as our adjudicator. To find out more visit the Festival 2014 page
DATE: Sat 22 – Sun 23 Mar 2014 (accommodation and cheap bar available from Fri evening). TIMINGS: Course begins 0900 Sat 22 Mar in SCC Hall; finishes by 1600 Sun 23 Mar. VENUE: Services Cotswold Centre (SCC), Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13 9TU. TUTOR: Patti Coyle. COST: £10 per person plus £5 per person per night for accommodation (eg £20 per head total if you stay Fri and Sat nights). Food not included in the price … Continue reading RAFTA Improvisation Course 2014
Greetings one and all!! The RAFTA Course for 2013 will be a Song and Dance course (can you believe it’s 5 years since the last such course?) where West End professionals from the group West End Experience (see www.westendexperience.com) will come to us to run the course. The details of the course are still being firmed up, but we wanted to give you good notice that it … Continue reading RAFTA ‘West End’ Song and Dance Course 2013
The Royal Air Force Theatrical Association (RAFTA) One Act Play Festival will be held in Whittle Hall at the RAF College Cranwell from Fri 24 to Sun 26 May 13. The adjudicator will be Geoffrey Annis, who is an actor, director and voiceover artist with radio and television experience, 30 years as Head of Drama and English in schools and 15 years of festival adjudication … Continue reading RAFTA One Act Play Festival 2013 Calling Notice
The second edition of the Project 13 newsletter is now available to download from the link below. The aim of the newsletter is to keep RAFTA members informed about what the company of MuchAdo 2013 are up to and also as a shameless plug for the production to be performed at the Old Fire Station in Oxford on the 28th-31st Aug 2013. Download the second Project … Continue reading Project 2013 Newsletter
I am pleased to announce the first edition of the Project 13 newsletter. The aim of the newsletter is to keep RAFTA members informed about what the company of MuchAdo 2013 are up to and also as a shameless plug for the production to be performed at the 28-31 Aug 2013 in Oxford. So make a note in your diaries, get your family & friends to make … Continue reading Project 2013 Newsletter