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Welcome to the Wayland Players website. 

We hope you find all the information you need to join the group, come and see us perform or simply learn more about the Wayland Players.

The Wayland Players, Watton, Norfolk are an amateur dramatics group who have been successfully entertaining audiences at the Queens Hall, Watton since 1949.  It’s not all about  productions, the Players enjoy a range of social events including trips to the theatre, meals in local restaurants, summer BBQ’s or just getting together for a drink & a chat.


The Game’s Afoot’ - Autumn Production 2015


‘The Game’s Afoot’ for the Wayland Players

Last month I gave you some tempting clues as to the nature of the play The Wayland Players are performing in the Queens Hall on November 26th to 28th.

I can now reveal that in ‘The Game’s Afoot’ by Ken Ludwig  you will be transported back in time to Christmas 1936 to the riverside mansion of leading actor William Gillette, who is world famous for his dramatic portrayal of Sherlock Holmes.

When the weekend of revelry planned for his fellow cast members is rudely interrupted by an unwelcome arrival and then by the stabbing of one of the guests, Gillette assumes the persona of his beloved Holmes to track down the killer before there are more deaths.

There are enough twists and turns in this inspired comedy thriller to keep you intrigued and laughing throughout.

Tickets, priced £7,  are available from Adcocks  on Watton High Street.  We look forward to seeing you.

Contact us through our website www.waylandplayers.org.uk or call 01953 881054 and join in the fun.

Directed by Jenny Mann

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