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    Mrs. Kristell Baldock wants a community theatre in Beaconsfield.

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    Miss. Mary Meanwell wants a community theatre in Beaconsfield.

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    Ms. S Hewitt wants a community theatre in Beaconsfield.

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    Mrs. Meryl Kennedy wants a community theatre in Beaconsfield.

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    Mrs. Muriel Humphreys wants a community theatre in Beaconsfield.

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    Mrs. Marianne Fowke wants a community theatre in Beaconsfield.


Comments That Have Been Received So Far
"The Town Has Upmteen Theatre Companies, Clubs, Groups And Societies Who Ought To Have A Proper Local Home Of Their Own. The Proximity Of The M40 Will Give It A Huge Audience Catchment Area."
"I Used To Be A Member Of The Yt In Beaconsfield And Have Helped Out In A Few Productions, And Agree That A Dedicated Theatre Space Is Need."
"While I No Longer Live Near Beaconsfield, I Was A Member Of The Young Theatre For Several Years Which Did A Great Job In Providing Opportunities For Young People In The Area To Find Out More About All The Different Jobs In Theatrical Work - Both On And Back Stage"
"Just What Beaconsfield Needs - I'll Tell All My Friends"
"Beaconsfield Has Proudly Supported A Thriving Local Theatre Community Which I Have Been Proud To Support For Many Years. Its Reputation Is Far Reaching Both For Performers And Audience And The Groups Have Done Much For The Wider Community Over The Years. It Would Be Fantastic To Have A Defined Space To Allow Further Community Engagement And Inspiration And I Hope That The Council Will Have The Vision To Support This Cause. "
"Community Arts Are The Creative Spirit That Differentiate Us From Animals And Keep Local Friendships Thriving. Everything Else We Do (eat, Sleep, Work, Even Procreate) Is Really Only A Form Of Human Survival. "
"Not A Great Quote - Just Wishing You Every Success With Your Petition."
"Although I Haven't Lived In Beaconsfield For 20 Years, I Would Love To See Its Fabulous Theatrical Community Have A Focal Point And A Performing Space Befitting Such High Quality Acts As The Young Theatre And Btg! "
"This Project Would Be A Great Asset To Beaconsfield And The Surrounding Area."
"Existing Facilities For Local Theatre Productions Are Far From Ideal, So The Possibility Of Developing A Purpose-built Venue Could Further Stimulate Participation In And Enjoyment Of Amateur Performance In Beaconsfield. "
"I Grew Up In Beaconsfield, And Grew Up With Amateur Theatre In Beaconsfield. I Am Now A Professional Actor. Without The Support Of Community Groups And Facilities I Might Never Have Found My Vocation. At A Time When Myriad Professional And Amateur Theatres Face Closure (see Www.mytheatrematters.com) We Desperately Need Quality Homes For Artistic Endeavours. Give Beaconsfield's Community Theatre A Home!"
"Remember The Good Old Days When We Had The Use Of The Old Cinema! Not Ideal But At Least It Felt Like Performing In A Real Theatre. Let's All Work Hard For A New Venue."
"A Community Theatre Will Bring Together More Than Just The Groups, It Will Act As A Social Focus For The Town Encouraging Local Engagement In The Area."
"It's Been A Long Time Coming!"
"I Am Constantly Surprised And Delighted By The Excellent Quality Of Amateur Theatre On Offer In Beaconsfield. It Would Be Wonderful For Performers And Audiences Alike To Have A Theatre Space Which Matches The Professionalism And Commitment Of All Those Involved."
"Beaconsfield Lacks Community Space. For Example, It Does Not Have A Park. A Community Arts Centre Would Be A Great Asset."
"Yes To Arts Space But As A Very Flexable Resource"
"Lets All Invest In Our Community's Future - What A Great Gift It Would Be For Many Generations To Come."
"It Would Be Amazing To Have Purpose Built Theatre In Beaconsfield, Which I Know Would Be Of Such A Benefit To The Community And To All The Fantastic Drama And Music Groups In The Area."
"Amateur Theatre Is At The Heart Of A Community - Beaconsfield Deserves A Really First-class Venue!"
"As You Will Probably Know Beaconsfield Operatic Society Used The Wilton Park Theatre Before All The Security Issues Came In."
"Good Idea. Best Of Luck. "
"It A Fantastic Plan."
"Grew Up In A Family Very Involved With Beaconsfield Theatre Group, Joined Young Theatre At An Early Age And Can Honestly Say It Was One Of The Most Significant Positive Influences On My Formative Years - A Purpose Built Theatre In Beaconsfield Would Be A Tremendous Help For The Youth In Beaconsfield, Bring Together The Community And Provide A Source Of Entertainment To The Area"
"I May Like Out Of The Area But My Little Girls Daddy And Her Aunt And God Parents And Many Friends Have Been A Part Of This Group From Childhood And I Want Her To Have The Same Fun And Friends That They Got From This Group."
"I Work In A Primary School In Beaconsfield, And Would Completely Enhance The Arts Faculty If We Had This Theatre. "
"Community Theatres Are A Great Way For Young People To Develop Their Skills - Socially And Culturally. They Help To Raise Self Esteem And Can Provide A Diverse Friendship Network. They Are Great Fun And Empowering And Have The Potential To Bring A Community Together."
"A Permanent Home After 103 Years Of Wandering Would Be Amazing! Joe Riches, Chairman, Beaconsfield Operatic Society"
"Having Performed With Btg And Bos I Realise How This Space Is Desperately Needed. Don't Let This Once In A Lifetime Opportunity Pass By."
"This Proposal Would Be Of Huge Benefit To Beaconsfield And The Whole Of South Bucks "
"A Designated Theatre Space Within Beaconsfield Would Be A Rewarding Feature For The Whole Community And Would Finally Ensure That The Many Drama Groups Would Have A Befitting Performance Platform. Allowing Art To Inspire The Residents Would Inject Colour And Culture In To Our Town."
"A Dedicated Theatre Space Would Be A Fantastic And Much-needed Addition To The Amenities Of The Town. "
"Great Idea Much Needed"
"Being A Part Of Youth Theatre In My Local Arts Centre Was A Huge Part Of Making Me Who I Am Today. It Taught Me So Much And A New Community Theatre Could Teach So Much More To Many Others."
"Am Dram Is Very Good For Community Spirit So I Fully Support The Idea Of A Theatre In Beaconsfield."
"The Local Area Needs A Creative Space Such As This. The Generations To Come Will Learn Valuable Skills From Such A Place Where Each Can Express Themselves Individually And In Collaboration With Others. This Has Been A Long Time Coming."
"I Was A Very Active Member Of The Young Theatre From 11-18, Spending Most Of My School Holidays Building Sets And Preparing For Shows. This Was A Key Part Of My Teenage Development. the Theatre Community In Beaconsfield Is A Great Asset To The Town And Should Be Nurtured And Supported To Allow It Flourish."
"I Have Enjoyed Theatre In Beaconsfield From A Young Age And Would Love To See It Continue To Thrive And Develop "
"Exciting! All Of These Groups Are Valuable To The Community And Deserve A Good Home."
"This Area Needs An Arts Centre To Support, Invest In And Encourage The Many Many People Having Fun In The Community With Theatre And The Arts. Education, Hobbies And Cultural Development For The Area Will Benefit Greatly From A Dedicated Space. Ill Gladly Fight For Funding For It!"
"As Artistic Director Of The Young Theatre, One Of The Several Excellent And Dedicated Local Groups, I Wholeheartedly Support This Venture; A Purpose Built Theatre Would Be A Wonderful Learning Ground For The Group, Which Has Already Turned Out Many Excellent Technicians And Actors Working In The Industry Today. With Our Current Home Venue Under Threat Of Closure, This Project Could Potentially Save The Future Of Our Group. "
"A Theatre Brings A Community Together"
"Brilliant Idea - It's Where I Started My Career, And I Think Invaluable For A Community Such As Beconsfield"
"I Have Immesureably Enjoyed My Work In Theatre In The Surrounding Areas - A Theatre Is An Incredibly Rewarding Thing. The Leaders Of My Theatre Group Did Drama In Beaconsfield When They Were My Age, And There's No Better Way To Keep Everything Going Than Having A Dedicated Theatre That The Community Can Use And Enjoy."
"As Someone Who Lived In Beaconsfield For Over 25 Years And Was Actively Involved In Theatre Groups There - What A Resource A Community Arts Centre And Theatre Would Be - Not Just For The Theatre Groups, But For All The Arts - Now And In The Future - And A Facility For All The Community."
"Fantastic Idea"
"This Would Also Benefit The Community In Gerrards Cross Where We Are Lacking Any Form Of Arts Centre"
"Beaconsfield And The Surrounding Area Have A Strong Performing Arts Heritage. An Arts Centre With A Dedicated Theatre At The Hub Would Offer A Tangible And Lasting Legacy For Future Generations Where Creativity, Performance And Confidence Are Both Taught And Enjoyed For And By The Community."
"This Would Be Such An Asset To The Local Community. Theatre Is Integral To The Social Life Of This Small Community. Beaconsfield Is Unique In The Number Of Theatre Societies It Supports And This Project Endorses This."
"Its About Time There Was A Proper Community Theatre In Beaconsfield For Performers And Theatre Goers Alike."
"A Venue That Would Allow Arts To Develop And Thrive Would Be A Brilliant Addition To Any Town. The Most Important Thing Would Be To Ensure Its Use By Many Groups, And That The Building And Its Ability As An Arts Venue Can Be Sustained."
"Beaconsfield Needs A Theatre To Replace The Old Cinema."
"Would Be Amazing To Have A Proper Theatre In Beaconsfield"
"What A Great Idea - Good Luck"
"I Have Enjoyed Theatre In Beaconsfield From A Young Age And Would Love To See It Continue To Thrive And Develop "
"The Garden Players Shakespeare Group Is Extremely Supportive Of A New Theatre In Beaconsfield. Founded In 2008, The Group's Four Sold Out Productions Have Raised In Excess Of £36,000 For Their Charities. Beaconsfield Is Expanding Rapidly. It Has A Number Of Talented Performing Groups And Needs A New Community Arts Centre Urgently."
"There Are So Many Talented And Amazing People In And Around Beaconsfield And So It Is Right And Fitting That There Should Be A Purpose Built Theatre Where The Audience Can Enjoy And More Fully Appreciate Entertainment At Its Best. "
"I Will Be A Great Supporter Of A Theatre In Beaconsfield"
"This Would Be A Great Addition To Beaconsfield"
"As A Regular User Of Local Theatres In Buckinghamshire, I Can See That This Would Be Of Huge Benefit To Beaconsfield. The Very Best Of Luck!"
"A Fantastic Opportunity To Enrich The Arts Around Beaconsfield. It Really Is Now Or Never And Another Opportuity Like This Is Unlikely To Ever Present Itself Again. "
"Perfect Opportunity To Utilise A Great Space And A Fantastic Idea Overall. "
"With Local Theatre So Much At Risk Throughout The Country, Allocating Space For A Community Theatre In Beaconsfield Would Truly Show Support For The Local Community."
"Used To Live In The Beaconsfield Area And Still Visit A Lot. I Know How Fantastic Local Theatre Is In Rugby For Having Its Own Theatre So Know How Much Beaconsfield And Area Could Benefit. "
"Great Idea Which Would Be An Excellent Bonus To The Area"
"Yes Yes To A Community Theatre"
"I Grew Up In Beaconsfield And I Think It Would Be Great To Finally Have A Proper Theatre In The Town. There Is A Massive Interest In Amateur Dramatics Within The Town And It Is About Time That A Space Be Provided Which Is Truely Fit For Its Purpose. "
"For Those Of Us Whom Dr Johnson Might Describe As 'tired Of London' But Not At All Tired Of Life, A Local Theatre With Wider Range Than Just Tribute Bands And Panto Would Be A Great Blessing. My Family Would Certainly Support It Most Enthusiastically."
"I Have Been In Two Shows For Bos At The Curzon Centre And I Realise How Wonderful It Would Be To Appear In A Proper Theatre Which Is What Beaconsfield Deserves"
"Theatre Gives So Many People An Opportunity To Get Involved, And Is So Rewarding For Those Who Take Part As Well As For Audiences. "
"An Area Designated For The Community To Build A Theatre/arts Centre Should Be A Requirement For All Local Councils. Land Is The Expensive Commodity Here And Councils Sit On Vast Reserves Of It. After All You Probably Only Need Something Like 5000 - 6000 Sq Ft For A Small Theatre And Arts Centre With Studio Facilities."
"A Theatre For All Ages Would Be Welcome In Beaconsfield."
"This Is Something That Has Been Missing From Beaconsfield"
"With Such A Strong Creative History In Beaconsfield And The Surrounding Area, This Would Be A Perfect Opportunity And Location To Provide A Dedicated Arts Space For The Community."
"An Excellent Concept - Good Luck For A Positive Outcome."





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