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From Rags to Riches: Summer Show 2015

The Village Players' (LVP) summer show raised £1116, for The Gatehouse (an Oxford charity for homeless and poorly housed people); the audience also donated 39 kilos of goods for the Bicester Food Bank. Thanks to Melanie Beckett and Barry Miller (BTB Photos) for the pictures.

Old King Cole – 2015

Old King Cole in February 2015 half-term raised over £4700 for charities. Member Rod Fine wrote the script: the Merry Old Soul was young at heart, joined by a mysterious piper, three fiddlers (not as you would expect) and many more in the ensemble. Kim Benson and Nick Cherry took rehearsal and performance photos shown here, as well as members [...]

The Little Mermaid – 2014

The 2014 Panto, the Little Mermaid, was Martin Evans' 20th script, featuring undersea scenes, a storm and shipwreck, a truly wicked witch, three suitable girls, and a love story to warm everyone's hearts. Click the images for larger versions...

Goldilocks – 2013

The 2013 Panto, Goldilocks, was Rod Fine's third panto script with music by Steve Webber. It broke previous records, selling 1,271 tickets and raised £5,300 over its six performances. Click the images for larger versions...

Summer Fete – 2012

At the 2012 Launton Summer Fete, the Village Players performed and swayed for the crowds... Click the images for larger versions...

Beauty and the Beast – 2012

The 2012 Panto, Beauty and the Beast, broke records: largest cast and band (53), largest audience, largest number of costumes, and most money raised. Over the 6 shows, 1,174 tickets were sold raising £5,300. Click the images for larger versions...

Four sheep singing

2008 Play

Staged on 31st October and 1st November 2008 J B Priestley's When We Are Married, and Trooble in t'house raised £545 for the Anthony Nolan Trust.