NEWS

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING AND ELECTION OF 2022 COMMITTEE

Kucom's Annual General Meeting, including the election of the 2022 Management Committee, was held on Tuesday 22nd March. 

The 2022 Committee:

(from left, standing) Jayne Royal, Tessa King (Treasurer), Leticia Harberger, Carolyn Roche (Secretary), Anne Clutterbuck

(from left, seated) Maureen Coleman (Vice President), Mayor Greg Williamson (Kucom Patron), Bronwyn Grannall (President)

 

The 2023 Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 28 March.

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KUCOM'S 75th BIRTHDAY

 

2022 marked Kucom's 75th anniversary as the oldest continuously operating community theatre in Mackay, and we celebrated in style with some great shows:

  • 21 April to 1 May: Dinkum Assorted, by Linda Aronson, directed by Luana Royle

  • 14 to 23 July: The Vicar of Dibley 2, adapted from original TV scripts by Richard Curtis, directed by Bronwyn Grannall. A Mackay Festival of Arts Fringe event

  • 27 October to 5 November: The Foreigner, by Larry Shue, directed by Maureen Coleman and Sarah Ralph

Kucom Youth Drama Group performance, Saturday 12 November 2022.

2023

Our program for 2023 so far:

  • 25 February to 4 March: season of one-act plays

    • Murder Most Fowl and In Good Spirits, by local Mackay playwright Paul Vander Loos

    • Putting Back the Fest, by Michael Jeffery

    • A Lady of Letters, by Alan Bennett (from the Talking Heads series)

  • 20 to 29 April: Are You Being Served? (TBC)

  • 6 to 15 July: Perfect Wedding, by Robin Hawden, directed by Kathryn Evans - a Mackay Festival Fringe production

  • 19 to 28 October: Last Cab to Darwin, by Reg Cribb, directed by Victor Scott

The Kucom Youth Drama Group will not be meeting every Wednesday in 2023, but members will be focusing on preparing an original script for performing later in the year.

There will also be a series of Happy Hours and Club Nights. Click here for more information as it comes to hand.