Sidmouth Folk Week 2021


Saturday 31st July 4pm onwards

Sidmouth Giants, George and Sabra, will be about town, talking to visitors and posing for photographs

Sunday 1st August 12noon onwards

Sidmouth Mummers will be on tour around Sidmouth, starting outside The Anchor Inn at 12pm.  

Monday 2nd August 7pm

St George and The Covid, the play, will be performed for the first time at The Sidmouth Fringe Festival, Salcombe Regis.

Tuesday 3rd August 6pm

St George and The Covid, the play, will be performed in it's traditional place, around the Market Square area in Sidmouth.

Wednesday 4th August 4pm onwards

Sidmouth Mummers perform at The Ham festival venue  

Thursday 5th August 3:30pm

St George and The Covid, the play, will be performed at The Ham festival venue.  

St George and The Covid was our project to celebrate St George's Day 2021 with a silent film style play.


All performed in 90 minutes with different shifts of actors coming to to perform and be filmed. See the results by going to the YouTube video below.  

Sidmouth Folk Festival 2020 and Friday night walk about with flaming torches to mark the end of what would have been folk week 2020!!!


So it was the end of what would have been folk week 2020 and we weren't going to be sitting at home!!  


If you want to get involved in the future, get in touch!

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Sidmouth Mummers Christmas Tour 2019

on Friday December 20th



Starting from The Rising Sun, Sidford at 18:30

continuing on to The Balfour, Woolbrook at 19:30, into town and at The Swan, Sidford at 20:30 and finishing up at The Anchor Inn at 20:00

Come out and support them, all proceeds to Children's Hospice South West

St George at Sidmouth Folk Festival 2016

click here to see more of Kyle Baker's photos


SVCP performance for St George's Day 2016

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SVCP performance of Indiana Jones

at Sidmouth FolkWeek 2015. click here to see more of Kyle Baker's photos


Sidmouth Mummers perform Sinbad

at Sidmouth FolkWeek 2014. click here to see more of Kyle Baker's photos


Congratulations to Barry Morton – named as Sidmouth Rotary Club's Citizen of the Year

Sidmouth Mummers' Turkish Knight, writer of The Tales of St George, the Airman in Johnny Jack's War and lots more.


SVCP sponsors Edinburgh Fringe production

Imogen Hudson-Clayton, a young actress from Sidmouth, currently studying drama at the Rose Bruford College in Kent, was awarded a grant of £200 towards her accommodation in Edinburgh to enable her to take part in the college students' Burning Oak Theatre Company production of Novemberunderground at the Edinburgh Fringe. Click here to read, in Imogen's words, what the experience meant to her:


SVCP entry in Exmouth One Act Play Festival – 17th April 2013 wins Best Original Script and Best Play

The Digital Age is a comedy by Christine Hardy and features two 60-something characters, Cath (Christine Hardy) and Stan (Cecil Hardy) who are battling with their own mortality and their digital box server! Their neighbour May (Val Goodwin) offers support and the TV technicians add both good (Alexa Baker) and bad (Alex Morton) service.

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SVCP grant for young Sidmouth actor

In August 2012 Matt Colson (far left) from Sidmouth was awarded £200 from Sidvale Community Productions to take part in the National Musical Youth Theatre.  Following his audition in February in Cardiff, Matt was selected to take part in a new musical According to Brian Haw.  To find out more about Matt's experience click here.  


Guy Fawkes - A Mummers play
Performances during FolkWeek 2012

Wednesday 8th August evening – Balfour & Volunteer

Thursday 9th August evening – Swan & Anchor

Guy is a shy retiring cleaner in parliament by day and a super hero by night, wearing Guy Fawkes mask.

Enter Guy who tells us all this then fights a villain who is robbing a citizen, but frees them, 'on their bended knee'.

Enter False King James who brags to his band of villains that he has kidnapped the real king and plans to run the kingdom for himself. Moll, a servant, overhears this but is spotted when she, outraged, reveals herself, and False King James tells one of his villains to take her away...

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Elizabeth & Mr Hunter

performed from 4-7 July 2012

"An extremely well-staged production" - Sidmouth Herald click to see Herald review

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