Scriptease with Ian McMillan


Scriptease is an annual cabaret style evening of readings of new 5 minute plays created by writers from across the North of England.


In March 2007, to celebrated The Ashton Group's 10th birthday, we asked the poet, comedian and presenter Ian McMillan to host the evening and to perform some of his own work.


Performed at The Forum, Barrow-in-Furness, 1st March 2007


The Writers were

Mark Ellis from Harrogate

Nichola Clay from Barrow

Gwenda Walker from Dalton

Jeremy Hiscock from Barrow

Brian Griffin from Barrow

John Hall from Barrow

Mary Tinkler from Ambleside

Bill Kendall from Barrow

Connor Kendall from Barrow

The Performers were

Ian Blower

Patrick Bridgeman

Jakki Moore

Helen Oak

Sue Downward

Damien Rose

Phill Gregg


Director Rachel Ashton

Script Development Sarah Miller

Lighting Design Phill Bentley

Sound and Stage Management Phill Gregg

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