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Dirk Gentley’s Holistic Detective Agency
4th & 6th July 2017 @ 7:30 Building 34 Southampton University Highfield Campus
From main characters to non-speaking this play has a variety of different roles no matter what your confidence or time commitment. You can find out more on our Auditions Page.
Coming October 2017
SUP Theatre Company has a great reputation for providing fun murder mystery evenings. This October why not spice up your Halloween by helping us solve a dastardly crime! Dinner and an evening of entertainment would be included as part of your ticket, if you want to find out when tickets go on sale – perhaps bag yourself an early bird offer why not sign up to our mailing list?
November 11th 2017
SUP are proud to support Creative Options Community Project by performing one of our legendary ‘Murder’ nights to help raise funds for this worthwhile cause.
The event – “I’m Your Number One Fang” by Steve Clark, David Lovesey and Rosemary Hill
At Brook House Country Club, Botley
Saturday 11th November 7-7.30pm
£25 per ticket including a three course meal and a drink on arrival.
Contact our member Alison Wells for further information and how to book – firstname.lastname@example.org
Want to host your own Murder Night? Contact us for details on how we can support you.
SUP Theatre Company are excited to announce that our next production at the Nuffield Theatre is going to be….
Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency!
By Douglas Adams, adapted by James Goss and Arvind Ethan David
30th January – 3rd February 2018
Dirk Gently, self-styled private investigator, sets out to prove the fundamental interconnectedness of all things by solving a mysterious murder, assisting a mysterious professor, unravelling a mysterious mystery, and eating a lot of pizza – not to mention saving the entire human race from extinction along the way (at no extra charge). With a time span of four billion years, quirky characters, dry humour, time travel and magic – what more do you need?
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About the society
We are a community amateur dramatic society based at the University of Southampton. We put on two major productions at the Nuffield Theatre a year as well one act play evenings, children’s outdoor productions and murder mysteries. In addition we regularly participate in local drama festivals. As well as our theatrical productions we organise a range of social events including theatre trips, play readings and quiz nights as well as offering members the chance to attend workshops to learn backstage skills.
Interested in joining us?
Membership is open to people of all ages from the local community, including current and past university staff and Alumni. We are a small and very friendly society, with a real team spirit and are always looking to welcome new members. Whether you would like to act, direct, stage manage, make costumes, find props or simply join us for play readings, we would love to hear from you. We welcome the experienced and also those with no or limited experience but are keen to learn. You will receive all the support and encouragement you need. As a member you will receive our monthly newsletter as well as be eligible to participate in any of our productions or events. To join the society please complete the form on our Join The Society page and a member of the society will be in contact to welcome you.