The New Hardy Players bring the stories of Thomas Hardy to life through evocative dramatisations of his work

Picnic Tea with Mrs Hardy and the Suffragists – in the gardens at Max gate

This coming Tuesday 2nd August, meet Mrs Emma Hardy and her friends.
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2022 Poetry, Storytelling and Folksong
in the gardens at Max Gate

New for 2022: Sue Worth is leading a programme of Poetry, Storytelling and Folksong, to be performed in the gardens at Max Gate.
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The New Hardy Players present

The video production of our performance in 2019 ‘Far from the maddening crowd’

PART 1 and PART 2

‘The Trumpet Major’ from our 2018 production

PART 1 and PART 2

An interview with the man behind the plays, but who rarely gets seen, Our Chairman, Producer and technical wizard, Andy Worth.

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