The Joker & The White Feather

Owen Lewis’ Portable Theatre Company will be touring two of Lewis’ new plays, The Joker and The White Feather.  Starting the six-date tour at The Arena Theatre in February they will go on to play at the more rural areas of Shropshire including Bishops Castle, Ludlow and Hales.

Owen explained, “It has always been our goal to get to a level where we can tour in a range of venues of very differing sizes”

Producer David Wright Explains “As always with this popular format of two one-act plays, we are demonstrating the diversity of Owen’s writing; The White Feather is a poignant tale of the heroism of the ordinary man in World War 1 while The Joker, which includes original songs some of which are sung live by the actors, looks at the trials and tribulations of a stand-up comedian.”

The full tour dates are as follows:-
7th February, 2014 The Arena Theatre, Wulfruna St, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SE
15th February, 2014 Appletree Theatre, 15 Lower Galdeford, Ludlow, Shropshire, SY8 1RU
21st February, 2014 Snailbeach Village Hall, Snailbeach, Shropshire, SY5 0NX
1st March, 2014  Hales Club, Almington Road, Hales, Shropshire, TF9 2PP
7th March, 2014  The Adam Ballroom, Lion Hotel, Wyle Cop, Shrewsbury, SY1 1UY
15th March, 2014  SpArC Theatre, Teme Spark, Bishops Castle, Shropshire, SY9 5AY

Details of venues and information on how to purchase tickets are both available on our
website at www.olptc.com

OWEN LEWIS’ PORTABLE THEATRE COMPANY

With the emphasis on small and portable, Owen Lewis’ Portable Theatre Company specialises in bringing theatre to audiences in small and intimate settings. Eschewing any unnecessary scenery and props we concentrate on working with you and your imagination to produce original plays in venues small enough for our actors to hear you changing your mind.

We welcome contact from the press and the media; if you need further information on this or any other OLPTC production please contact us. If you would like to review one of the performances on this tour please contact David Wright with details of which performance you wish to attend and we will ensure that your name is added to the guest list.

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