Behind the Scenes with TADLOP

We have lots of volunteers who help behind the scenes with TADLOP shows, here are just a few ways that you can get involved.

If you would like to join us a volunteer than register your contact details using the Join Us button above.

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Tanya from Vogue Hair and Beauty in Shrewsbury styling the cast for Evita.

Stagecraft Uk

Stagecraft Uk supplying the staging for our April 2015 production of Godspell in Sherwood Square, Telford Shopping Centre.


Richard Lewis adjusts the lighting at Telford Shopping Centre on top of a cherry picker!


Trev Wilkinson lends us some of his sound equipment from SASS for our production of Godspell in April 2015.


Stage Manager (Mark Burrows) and the back stage crew for Little Shop of Horrors 2014.


Peter Cooper with one of the larger props in a show, the Audrey 2 puppet from Little Shop of Horrors.

Andy Slater (Musical Director for 2011 Me & My Girl) at the Band Call.

Rob Talbot works behind the scenes in  our 2011 production of Me & My Girl.

Nigel Whyles & Jenny Elliott help with the hundreds of costumes involved in some of our productions.

Sue Pointon (Director) visits the Royal Courtyard Theatre prior to TADLOPs appearance at the World Shakespeare Festival weekend as part of the Royal Shakespeare Companies Open Stages events.

Carol & Tony Sharp (Publicity) at Blists Hill Museum as TADLOP sings for Ghostly Gaslight in 2011.

Some of the backstage crew safely behind bars in Me & My Girl 2011.

The Stage crew work to put the intricate sets together ready for the shows.

TADLOP became extras in a film at Sandon Hall in Staffordshire in 2008.

Learning to Sword fight safely for our production of the Scarlet Pimpernel in 2008.


Carol singing for the National Trust at Sunnycroft in Wellington in all weather conditions.

Norma Smith, Sheila Hood and Pauline Cooper front of house at Me & My Girl 2011.

Stage Manager (John Brown)  and Deputy Stage Manager (Peter Cooper) behind the scenes in Hello Dolly in 1998.

Our Stage Crew in 1989 for Seven Brides for Seven Brothers.


Stage Crew from Brigadoon in 1987

Our Stage Crew in 1986 for the Gondoliers.

These lovely Beauties are the stage crew from our 1988 production of Carousel.