Patrick Howell’s new book "Consistently Brilliant on a Breezy Hilltop – A History of the Cotswold Players – The First 100 Years", is now on sale.
bookThe author has spent 3½ years researching the Players’ extensive archives, including play lists, programmes, posters and photographs and has conducted many interviews with past and present members. The book is full of intrigue, on and off-stage drama, humour, sadness, considerable frustration and much more. It contains over 300 pages and 74 photographs spanning nearly 100 years.  

It will be of great interest to anyone connected with the Players, who has an interest in the history of amateur dramatics or who follows the history of the Stroud area.


The paperback version costs £10 and the hardback £18 and copies will be on sale at the Playhouse whenever there is a performance.
Better still, you can also buy the book NOW simply by clicking on one of the buttons below.
£2.85 for P&P will be added to the price and it will be posted to you right away.

Hardback Copy - £18

Paperback copy - £10