SCA – Thirty-Ninth Festival of Arts & Crafts

Resurrected in celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the Community Centre

Southwick & Fishersgate Community Association – Golden Jubilee [1945 – 1995] & Thirty-Ninth Festival

The Barn Theatre, Southwick Community Centre

February 3 & 4, 1995.

Adjudicator: Brian Sanders, a senior member of The Guild of Drama Adjudicators

Winning Group: Southwick Players

Best Actor: Mike Barrett – Southwick Players

Best Actress: ? – ?

One-Act Drama Festival

Competitors – in order of appearance:

1. Sackville Players

Rock Bottom

by Nina Warner Cooke

Produced by Lucy Lea


2. Upstairs Theatre Company


by Kurt Vonnegut

Produced by Ian Postre


3. Wick Theatre Company

A Resounding Tinkle

by N F Simpson

Produced by Patrick Johnson

Charles Porter – Bro Paradock
Jane Porter – Middie Paradock
Hazel Starns – Uncle Ted

Music by Patrick Johnson
Sound Engineering by Greg Starns
Stage Crew, Choir and Congregation: Members of the Company

[Wick were in at the death as the adjudicator’s scoring gave the first two 78 and 77 points with Wick on 76]


4. Saltdean Players

A Resounding Tinkle

by N F Simpson

Produced by Jackie Warren


5. Breakthrough Company

Extracts from The Possibilities

by Howard Barker

Produced by Nick Faulkner


6. Southwick Players

Bank You’re Dead

by Paul Reakes

Produced by Steve Brand