Hereford County Drama Festival

Photo of From left to right - Becky Townsend, Jim Newcomb and Joel Daffurn

Hereford County Drama Festival is a staggering success

On Saturday 11th March, the Hereford County Drama Festival saw Off Centre Theatre emerge victorious with their production of “Beside the seaside, beside the sea,” an original play written and directed by Jim Newcomb. The play, which tells a tragic […]

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Festival returns with four sparkling productions

The Hereford County Drama Festival, which will take place on Saturday, 11th March 2023 at the Market Theatre in Ledbury, promises to be a theatrical delight for audiences. The event will showcase plays from a variety of amateur drama groups, […]

Photo of Catherine Crosswell holding the winner's cup, one of Jim Newcomb holding the runner-up cup

Hereford County Drama Festival

Festival winner announced Multi-talented Catherine Crosswell wrote, directed and played a leading role in this year’s Hereford County Drama Festival winner Dearly De-Petted. An astonishingly-imaginative tale of what might happen when you re-encounter your old pets in unexpected circumstances, it […]

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Drama festival to return next year say organisers

The Hereford County Drama Festival (HCDF) will be back in 2022 say festival Organisers as plans to hold the hugely-popular event this May have been scrapped as a consequence of the ongoing impact of the Covid-19 pandemic for a second […]

Photo of HCDF 2017 and The Phoenix Theatre production of David Pollard’s play Can Malone Die?

The show must go on say drama festival organisers

Organisers of the Hereford County Drama Festival (HCDF) still aim to go ahead this May, despite the challenges set by the coronavirus pandemic. “The Covid-19 outbreak led to the annual events cancellation in 2020. However it is our intention that […]