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A Warm Welcome From ACT One

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We are a successful independant young people's theatre company based in Shepshed, Leicestershire, UK. Formed in 1996, the group specialises in musical theatre and performs 2 shows each year. Please take a look around our site to find out a little more about us.

Click on the poster to the right for details of our next performance and if you need any more information about becoming a member or getting involved in any way, contact us here.


Our next performance....

Aladdin Jr

Aladdin Jr
11 -14 May 2022
Iveshead Theatre, Shepshed
Tickets 12 & 10

0333 666 33 66 (Telephone fee added)

Latest News...

If anyone has any news they wish to share, please get in touch
  • 14/01/22 - Aladdin is now cast. After a stunning set of audtition we have an amazing cast headed up by Noah, Emily & Alex as Aladdin, Jasmine & the Genie. Congrtulations to everyone, you were all amazing! See the show page for full details here

  • 11/12/22 - Tickets for Aladdin Jr are now on sale - the Cast will be announced mid-January

  • 21/11/21 - Our Christmas Cracker concert is now completely sold out!!!! Please do not ring or email for tickets, there aren't any!

  • 31/10 /21 We are also extremely pleased to announce our next 2 performances - Yes, ACT One are back performing!! - first with our amazing "Christmas Cracker" concert at Christchurch Methodist Church on December 11 this year and next year we are performing the stunning Disney's "Aladdin Jr", all being well back at our old home, Iveshead Theatre.

  • 31/10/2021 New members audition were held again last Friday and we are pleased to announce that we have 6 great new members - Hello to Amy, Eleanor, Freya, Holly, Jessie & Layla!

  • 26/09/2021 A massive congratulations to all our fantastic performers in CURTAIN UP...FINALLY! - Two amazing performances to very appreciative audiences.

  • 09/07/2021 Our open rehearsals for new members were great fun and we have 5 new members - Welcome to the ACT One family Caitlin, Caitlyn, Elizabeth, Marcia & Zach.

  • 25/06/2021 Our next amazing performance is FINALLY in the diary and at a new venue, 24-25 September 2021, Loughborough Amherst School - CURTAIN UP...FINALLY!!!! will be a sensational return for our amazingly talented members! - Take a look at the show site here for more details

  • 18/06/2021 We are holding open rehearsals for potential new members over the next 3 Fridays: 25/06/2021, 02/07/2021 and 09/07/2021 from 6.30 pm to 9.30 pm. If you are 11-18 and want to see what we do, call Adrian now on 07904 303488 or email adrian@act-one.co.uk for details and to book your place (limited due to COVID regulations). If you like what you see and perform a satisfactory small audtion at the end of the night, you will be invited to become a member.

  • 08/05/2021 - 25 years ago ACT One gave it's first performance - a concert called "Encore", at Hind Leys College in Shepshed. Happy Silver Anniversary ACT One!!


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