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The boy’s gonna get high!!

Teen actor Archie Brookes played the distraught inner child, of our main protagonist Lee, with breath-taking energy throughout last year’s performances of POETS Day. Here he is stealing a high from Lee’s excess use of cocaine. Visit poetsday.org.uk for further details or tslbooks.uk/drama to obtain a script.

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A man in turmoil (video)

Lee Barnett portrayed the character Lee Crane in POETS Day at the Compass Theatre last August. An intense moment of anguish engulfs our main protagonist.   Visit poetsday.org.uk for further details or tslbooks.uk/drama to obtain a script.

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Boy relives nightmare (video)

Last year actor Archie Brookes played Boy Lee in the acclaimed stage drama POETS Day. Here is Archie’s first monologue, setting the tone for a thought provoking piece of live theatre. Visit poetsday.org.uk for further details or tslbooks.uk/drama to obtain a script.  

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Special interview with Tony Jazz

Log onto   soulradiouk.com  this Saturday 10am as Tony Jazz discusses POETS Day’s successful week with author Mark Brookes and actor Archie Brookes. Playing tonight & Saturday night at the Compass Theatre, Ickenham, POETS Day is a cautionary, often hilarious, tale written by a real builder for his teenage son. Its stark drug …

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I deal your ideal escape.

Meet Hilary. Hilary is a drug dealer. Your personal pharmaceutical distributor. But is she your friend? POETS Day, a play written by a builder as a cautionary tale for his teenage Son, spends a Friday afternoon in a Harrow pub studying a man who tries to avoid a tragic anniversary by binging on alcohol and drugs.  …

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Pub Boy cries out!!!

Concerned?    Find out why the Boy finds this day so upsetting by coming to see POETS Day at the Compass Theatre, Ickenham.  Barnardo’s care for vulnerable children and have partnered with us so that every £12 seat sold can help make a difference to a young person’s life. To buy tickets from 31st …

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Show her the money ?

No worries folks she’s an actress, who in only a few weeks, plays the 2nd Stripper in POETS Day showing at the Compass Theatre, Ickenham. And be assured that 100% of the net profit, from our four premier  shows, will be donated to the children’s charity Barnardo’s. To buy tickets click here. POETS Day is a cautionary tale,  soaked …

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Ex-Militia Borg corpses during shoot!

POETS Day character Borg is supposed to be an iron faced ex-Soviet militia bodyguard employed to protect Hilary, the drug dealer. See what happens as the pressure mounts whilst filming. POETS Day is a cautionary tale that centres on what can go wrong when a youngster doesn’t have the right support, love or …

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Soul DJ, Tony Jazz, saves trailer filming!

Whilst filming trailers on a cold January morning in Wards pub, Harrow, we learned one of our POETS Day actors was unable to attend. So ,without any preparation, our hero Tony Jazz stepped up and shot the piece for us, in one take. Tony played Michael, contractor Lee’s best friend and Foreman …

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Shirley the Barmaid ponders about men

Always tending bar but she’d rather be treated tender. Unfortunately, the men Shirley  serves are already spoken for. Stuck working in Harrow’s Rising Moon pub lovelorn Shirley is almost ready to bend her morals to find Mr. Right…what could go wrong? Shirley is our busiest character in POETS Day as she pours pints, clears glasses and wipes up …

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