Following the tragic death of her beloved son, Manuela goes to Barcelona in search of the father. But before she can exorcise her guilt she gets caught up in the lives of three women: Agrado, a long-lost transsexual friend, Rosa, a young nun in search of love and Huma Roja, the famous actress Manuela’s son so admired. As Manuela’s life regains meaning, her son’s father returns and her journey of discovery draws to a redemptive close.
Auditions will be held on Wednesday, 18th October at 18:30 at Barclays, 1 Churchill Place. If you would like to audition, please register here.
We are currently looking for people to crew this show. There are plenty of ways to get involved, whether that be with lighting, set, props, costume, make-up or something in-between. If you want to get involved, email us at email@example.com.
Tickets: £14.00 Adults / £10.00 Members / £10.00 Concessions
The Spread Eagle Players is a London-based amateur dramatics group which rehearses in Canary Wharf and performs at the Bridewell Theatre in Blackfriars. We do all that we can to maintain an ethos of high quality productions whilst making them accessible to all.
The group was started in 1889 as The Barclays Dramatic Society for members of Barclays Bank; the 'Spread Eagle' is in fact a reference to the spread eagle in Barclays Bank's old logo. These days, membership to the Spread Eagle Players is open to everyone over the age of 18, but the group still enjoys the support of the bank.
The Spread Eagle Players needs you! We are always looking for brand new members to help us out on the stage and off it.
Whether you've never set foot on the stage before, only dabbled in high school or are a professional, you are welcome in our group. We specialise in producing professional-looking shows whilst keeping everything relaxed and friendly. If you'd rather help out backstage, then there is a place for you in the Spreadies! If you love lighting, are sated by stage managing, delighted by directing or would perhaps be pleased with prompting, we have something for you.
Why not join us too if you want to usher for us or be a member of our audience - we will keep you up to date with all our latest news and shows.