We're very proud of our players and the various awards they have earned over the years from institutions including Greater Manchester Drama Federation & the Association of Community Theatre

ACT Spotlight Awards 2019

15 November 2019

Best Actor (Comedy):

Dan Pothecary - Alan - Come Blow Your Horn

Best Actor (Drama):

Chris Billington - Various Characters - Two

Nominations received for all of the 2018/19 season's plays: Summers End, Come Blow Your Horn, Hindle Wakes and Two. Click below for full details

GMDF Awards 2019

July 2019

Awards and Nominations from the Greater Manchester Drama Federation for Players. See image for details.

Huge congratulations to Nemone Wolfendale who won Best Youth Performer for her roles Ada in Hindle Wakes and Nancy/Angela/Mother Superios in The Magdalen Whitewash


Mary Ellis - Best Actress - Landlady - Two

Chris Billington - Best Actor - Landlady - Two

Phoebe Clase - Best Youth Performer - Assumpta/Mrs Doolan - The Magdalen Whitewash

Sam Higgs - Best Youth Performer - Sister Ignatia - The Magdalen Whitewash

Hindle Wakes (Director David Burns) - Technical Award "An astonishing transition from one scene to another"

The Magdalen Whitewash (Director Barbara Harris, PYT) - Adjudicators Award "A brave, challenging and mature choice that showed great and deserved trust in the future of local theatre."

GMDF One Act Play Festival 2019

June 2019

Settlement Players Trophy ~ Best Production

The Anderson - directed by David Burns

Stanley Harrower Cup ~ Best Performance

Chris Billington -Elbie - The Anderson

Cliff Walker Trophy (Best Presentation)

Players Theatre - The Anderson

Theatre Royal Trophy (Adjudicators Award)

Players Theatre "for their hospitality, efficiency in the Front of House and ensuring the adjudicator’s role ran as smoothly as possible."

ACT Spotlight Awards 2017

November 2017

A great selection of nominations and wins for our 2017 season from the Association of Community Theatre

Most Accomplished Actress (drama)

Barbara Harris - Mum - The Anniversary

ACT Youth

Most Accomplished Actor drama): Paddy Bever – Various Characters – Homefront Wedding 

Also nominated: Harry Bailey, Nemone Wolfendale (Homefront Wedding) and Daisy McDermott (Wind in the Willows)

Youth in Adult Drama: Paddy Bever - Arty - Lost in Yonkers

See a full list of nominations and awards here

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