The next Saturday evening Play Reading will be at the Playhouse on the 20th March at 5.00pm. The play to be read will be ‘After-Shock’ by Australian playwright Paul Brown.  A moving documentary  drawn from the traumatic recollections of members of the Newcastle Workers’ Club, which was destroyed in the 1989 earthquake.  There will be a charge of $5 to cover costs and we will provide the nibbles, the bar will be open for drinks.

If you are interested in coming along please let us know by calling Teula De’Gars on 0423 199 005 or email on


The next Friday morning ‘Coffee & Cake’ Play Reading for those who cannot come at night or would rather come out during day light hours, will be held on Friday the 26th of February  from 9.30am to 12.00pm at the Playhouse. As usual in a relaxed way with coffee and cake being served with a good helping of play reading.

 We will be exploring Australian playwright Hannie Rayson’s play ‘Life After George’, The play concerns the current and two former wives of Peter George, a charismatic professor, who dies in a plane crash. It explores progressive Australian intellectual and political life from the 1960s to the 1990. 

 If you would like to come along.   Please contact Jill Morris on 5494 3000 for more information.