The Salterton
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Outside Edge


There is a long tradition of successful amateur dramatics at Budleigh Salterton. Since the group was founded in 1938, it has gone from strength to strength, finally acquiring its own theatre - the Salterton Playhouse - in 1970. The Playhouse is a large wooden building set next to the stream in Meadow Lane, and offers raked seating and full facilities for approximately 80 patrons.

Although the Club is relatively small, levels of enthusiasm and commitment are very high indeed. As a result, we are currently able to stage four plays a year, with each production running for six performances - Monday to Friday evening and a Saturday matinee.

And Then There Were None
It's Those Saltertons Again!
The Ghost Train
Prescription for Murder
The Happiest Day of Your LIfe
Waters of the Moon
Murdered to Death
The Small Hours

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The Salterton Drama Club

The Salterton Drama Club is an enthusiastic and well regarded theatre group based in Budleigh Salterton, Devon. We have our own theatre, The Salterton Playhouse, and stage four productions a year, each running for six performances, as well as an annual murder mystery dinner for around 200 people, and occasional one act plays for festivals. Soon approaching our 80th anniversary, the club has been growing in recent years, in both success and membership. The club’s commitment to staging high quality productions, whilst maintaining affordable prices has boosted our reputation as a fantastic community group providing great entertainment, and ultimately making theatre accessible to everyone. The Salterton Drama Club is a registered charity. No. 209536
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The Salterton Drama Club is feeling grateful at The Salterton Drama Club.Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 at 1:43am
So far you have helped up raise £103.41
through the Co-operative Community Fund!

Please choose us to donate your membership points to so that we can continue to improve our wonderful little theatre for you.
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The Salterton Drama Club is at The Salterton Drama Club.Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 at 1:48am
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We are still looking for cast (particularly gentlemen) for Harvey!!!
If you are interested in being part of this wonderful play in June or know anyone who might be interested - PLEASE contact us.
It would be a real shame to have to cancel this production!
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The Salterton Drama Club is eating ice-cream at The Salterton Drama Club.Monday, February 18th, 2019 at 4:24am
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What flavour Ice Cream do you want during the interval for OUTSIDE EDGE? Let us know below!

The order is going to Granny Gothards Ice Cream & Desserts Budleigh Salterton this week!

Dates and ticket info:
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<div><span>Richard Gomm</span><br />Current Director</div>
Richard Gomm
Current Director
<div><span>Marc Colson</span><br />Cast</div>
Marc Colson
<div><span>Penny Hill</span><br />Chairman</div>
Penny Hill

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We are always glad to welcome individuals who are interested in acting and directing, although these attributes are not a requirement of membership.  There are plenty of opportunities for non-acting members to become involved in a variety of backstage and front of house activities.