Enjoy the cream of British amateur theatre at the National Drama Festival 2022

Show dates

Wednesday 20th July





20th July 2022

NDFA 2022: Wednesday Evening

These are tonight’s one-act plays taking part in the National Drama Festival.

‘Brook for Nothing’ by Paul Adam Levy performed by Limitless Academy of Performing Arts (A One Act Youth play)

After moving to a bedsit with his mother, Brook (16) meets two older teenage housemates who try and get him to take responsibility for himself. Half set in the virtual chatroom/lobby of his favourite game and the flat, Brook is forced to listen to other’s inexperienced life lessons as he tries to decide what his future holds

A One Act Youth play 

More information coming soon…

‘The Devil and The Dove’ by Piers Burnell performed by HAODS (Henley Amateur Operatic and Dramatic Society (A One Act Play)

Serial wife-killer Bluebeard offers his young wife a key to a cupboard but forbids her from using it but the tables are turned when she makes a horrendous discovery about her predecessors.

More Information on The Festival

The cream of British amateur theatre is coming to the Albany Theatre this July.

The winners of local amateur Festivals throughout the British Isles have been competing all year for the right to be selected for the annual National Drama Festival.

The Festival is run by the National Drama Festivals Association (NDFA) and comprises seven evenings of adult one-act, youth one-act and adult full-length plays, all of which have been selected to compete based on merit.

To see the Running Order for the full week, visit www.ndfa.co.uk

The whole Festival will be adjudicated by the Guild of Drama Adjudicators (GoDA), specifically esteemed Adjudicator, Jan Palmer-Sayer, who will assess each play after it has been performed, and announce the full results on the Saturday evening.

Experience the cream of amateur theatre here at the Albany Theatre.

The Box Office is open Monday to Saturday from 10:30am to 1:30pm, and an hour before performances start. Outside these opening hours, messages can be left on our voicemail. See our Terms and Conditions for Ticket Sales.

Wheelchair designated spaces are available at the rear of the auditorium and are available by contacting the Box Office. Patrons who wouldn’t be able to attend the theatre without accompaniment are eligible for one free companion ticket, these also can only be booked via Box Office. See Accessibility for more information.

See Getting Here for more information on how to find us.

The Albany Theatre is a charity, supported by volunteers. In order to maintain this beautiful building, £1 of your ticket cost goes to our Theatre Development Fund. See Support Us for other ways to donate and help out.


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Show dates

Wednesday 20th July





Additional Info

Festival Ticket: £59.50 (Includes all shows.)

To purchase season ticket please phone our box office on 024 7699 8964.

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