Theatre and drama group based in Marlborough, Wiltshire 

Our Spring production of Alan Ayckbourn's 'Absent Friends' was very successful, with over 300 people attending over the four nights.

Play reading

‘Steel Magnolias’ by Robert Harling

Thursday 26th November

7:30pm, The Green Dragon pub, High Street, Marlborough

Looking to put a little drama into your life? Then why not come along to the Marlborough Players' play reading of ‘Steel Magnolias’ by Robert Harling. Taking place on Thursday 26th November at 7.30pm at The Green Dragon, Marlborough, it is a relaxing, fun evening open to all - whether you are an aspiring actor or an old hand! Everyone who wants to read will have a chance to do so. If you’re new to local theatre, it’s a great opportunity to have a go - without the pressure of an audition! For more information please email


Call for Directors

The Marlborough Players invites directors to submit a proposal if they would be interested in directing a production for the company.

You will see from the 'Past productions' section that we have enjoyed a wide variety of different performances over the years and would welcome proposals for all genres of plays.

If you are interested in directing for us please fill out the 'Directors Proposal Form' and email it along with your CV and information about any previous  theatre directing experience to If you have any queries concerning this form please do not hesitate to email us.

Thank you in advance for your interest in directing for The Marlborough Players.


The Marlborough Players organise and arrange the following activities:
  • Public performances of plays
  • Play readings
  • Theatrical skills training

We hold performances and meetings in Marlborough on a regular basis. 

New members are welcome to all of our events. For more information, please email

Click here to view photos from our recent productions.