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Rushden Players' Dramatic Society
First public presentation in 1926 was Miss Mary Pendered's historical play "The Quaker"

Productions - with Mr. Frank Knight as manager producer
The Quaker
Frank Knight

Mr. Frank Knight in the role of the Commodore in "Polly with a Past."

The Unknown Quality
Sweet Lavender
Polly with a Past
Cupboard Love
The Ship
Tons of Money
A Bill of Divorcement

Rushden Echo & Argus, 17th April 1931, transcribed by Kay Collins

Acting of High Order at Rushden
Clemence Dane’s “A Bill of Divorcement” at the Windmill Hall

Strongly dramatic fare was presented to Rushden playgoers on Wednesday on Thursday, when the Rushden Players, under the direction of Mr. Frank Knight, acted Clemence Dane’s “A Bill of Divorcement.”

Standing l-r: Mr. Don Bugby (Dr. Alliott); Miss May Chamberlain (Bassett);
Mr. E. Shufflebottom (Kit Pumphrey); Mr. Fred Lilley (Gray Meredith);
Mr. G. H. Parkin (Hilary Fairfield); Mr Frank Knight (Rev. Chas. Pumphrey).

Seated: Miss Hylda Gates (Sidney Fairfield); Mrs. Shufflebottom (Margaret Fairfield); Miss Gwen Brightwell (Hester Fairfield).

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