Mim Bradshaw: In memoriam

We are sad to announce the passing of yet another Mill stalwart, Mim Bradshaw. Mim joined the Trust in 1968 initially as a performer (she had a wonderful soprano voice) and over the years appeared in many shows and entertainments we staged in the Church Hall in the village. Once […]

Theo Gibbs: 1950-2023 – In memoriam

We were saddened recently to learn of the passing of Theo Gibbs, a long-standing and highly-valued member of Sharnbrook Mill Theatre. Following Theo’s death on 28th November 2023, Doug Pope, our long-serving past Chairman had these words to say: “In saying goodbye to Theo, we have lost someone who worked […]

Stephen Sondheim: 1930-2021

Musical theatre has lost one of its giants, Stephen Sondheim, who passed away on 26 November 2021, aged 91. Over the years we have had the great privilege to have performed many of his shows at Sharnbrook Mill Theatre: Merrily We Roll Along A Little Night Music (twice!) A Funny […]

Paul Frecknall, director, performer and friend has passed away

Paul Frecknall, director, performer and friend to many of us, sadly passed away on 27th September, 2021, aged 67, after a long battle with illness. Kaye Stevens has kindly written some words that sum up Paul, his passions and his legacy. It is with great sadness that we mark the […]

Brian Woodrow DL O.B.E.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of a great man, colleague and incredible supporter of our theatre. Brian was introduced to the Trust by his friend Bob Hart (a senior governor) and he soon became the head of our fundraising team. With Brian’s boundless energy, enthusiasm […]