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Theatre Volunteering – Summer Activities

The 2019 Chale Show Our wonderful theatre volunteers attended the 2019 Chale Show over the weekend of 3rd & 4th August selling Prize Draw Tickets, handing out leaflets and show brochures. We would like to thank all our volunteers for their continued devotion and support of Shanklin Theatre. It’s very much appreciated! Thank you ladies. Pictured …

July Grand Prize Draw Winner

Mr John Lee from Northwood was the winner of our July Grand Prize Draw that took place during the Coffee-Cake-&-Chat morning at the theatre. Our Prize Draw ticket sellers – Wendy Bliss & Jean Osmond presented the cheque for £400 along with FOST treasurer Peter Frankling to Mr Lee this afternoon. As a very keen …

Amazon Prime Day 15th – 16th July

Dear Shanklin Theatre Supporter. Amazon Prime Day is a two-day parade of epic deals and it’s coming soon! Prime members can shop deals starting Monday, 15th July at 12:01 BST through Tuesday, 16th July at 23:59 BST. You can make a difference while you shop Amazon Prime Day deals on 15th & 16th July. Simply …

Community Action Awards 2019

Community Action Awards 2019. You will be pleased to know that the Friends of Shanklin Theatre, after submitting their 2019 Community Action Awards application, had been shortlisted in the ‘Arts and Heritage category’. On the 14th May, we presented all the good work carried out by our volunteers over the last year to the CAA …

Shanklin Theatre Supporting Walk the Wight 2019

Shanklin Theatre Supporting Walk the Wight 2019 Congratulations to everyone for talking part in, and contributing to ‘Walk the Wight’ on Sunday 12th May 2019. More than 1,100 walkers signed up on the day, taking the overall total to more than 8,000 in Mountbatten’s flagship fundraiser and the largest throughout the Walking Festival. The event …

The Friends of Shanklin Theatre Patrons Evening 2019

The Friends of Shanklin Theatre Patrons Evening 2019 On the 7th May 2019, the Friends of Shanklin Theatre committee held it’s very first ‘Patrons’ evening at Shanklin Theatre. 47 patrons, corporate members, guests and speakers were in attendance. FOST patrons voluntary choose to donate more than the standard subscription. The FOST committee gratefully recognises the …

Shanklin Theatre ‘Coast to Country Walks’

On Monday 6th May, the Friends of Shanklin Theatre completed the first of two ‘Coast to Country Walks’ as part of the Isle of Wight Walking Festival 4th-19th May 2019. There are around 100 walks to choose from across the two week period – from short to long, flat to hilly, beaches to forests and …

FOST Volunteer Thank You Evening – 6th February 2019

During February this year over 100 FOST volunteers braved the wet weather to attend a ‘Volunteer Thank You’ evening at the Theatre. Unlike previous ‘Thank You’ evenings, this one was a little different: a condensed version of the 10th Anniversary Show, that took place during October, for those who missed the original show (including the Theatre …