What a fantastic end to the 2018 Drama Association of Wales One Act Play Festival – MYT Seniors won the adjudicators special prize for there fantastic performance of ‘A Right Shindig!
This was awarded because of the fantastic teamwork and very high standard of performance, which the Adjudicator felt merited being awarded his special prize.
Written and Directed by Penny Jones, the scene took place as the residents of Little Minchin prepare for the imminent wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle with a street party.
Miranda Harbottle – Cleo Williams
Sue Wright – Tazmin Edwards
Edith Plomley Thompson – Molly Evans
Rev ‘pearly’ Gates – Matthew Evans
Big Dan – Charlie Gascoyne
Lucy – Sian Jones
Emily – Ruby Morgan
Tommy Morgan – Harrison Knight
Polly Morgan – Tayler Evans
John the Dray – Harri Pearson
Mrs Braithwaite – Chloe Palin
A Right Shindig was also performed as a fundraiser at the end of July 2018 at Welshpool town hall assembly room. This took the place of the usual Murder Mystery and included a hog roast and a disco.
The role of Rev ‘Pearly’ Gates was taken by Mitchel Dwyer who replaced Matthew Evans, and the evening was a huge success, raising much needed funds for the youth theatre.