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Who’s At The Playhouse?

On Sunday October 1st – the 40th anniversary of K9’s first appearance on Saturday 1st October 1977 – Martin Parsons for Honalee Media Ltd presents a one day event celebrating DOCTOR WHO and his robot companion K9.

Meet the stars of DOCTOR WHO in non-stop day of on stage interviews, celebrity autograph panels, photograph sessions, merchandise, and much more.

PETER DAVISON & COLIN BAKER, the Fifth & Sixth Doctors, lead the line-up of DOCTOR WHO stars appearing on stage, in a day-long dairy of exclusive interviews.

Also appearing are a wealth of guests celebrating K9’s fortieth anniversary, including LOUISE JAMESON, who played the Fourth Doctor’s savage sidekick Leela, and K9 ‘himself’ in the guise of the man who has played the robot dog’s voice for four decades, JOHN LEESON.

Joining them will be K9‘s creator and scriptwriter BOB BAKER, the dog’s Visual Effects Designer TONY HARDING, along with a host of stars who have appeared with K9: MICHAEL KEATING (The Sun Makers, Blake’s 7 & EastEnders), PRENTIS HANCOCK (The Ribos Operation, Space 1999, Survivors), NIGEL PLASKITT (The Ribos Operation, Pipkins, The Muppets), ROSALIND LLOYD (The Pirate Planet, Who Dares Wins, Only Fools & Horses), PAUL LAVERS (The Androids Of Tara, The Onedin Line, Doctors) and, in his DOCTOR WHO event debut, ERIC DANOT (The Invasion Of Time, Tommy, Pippin).

STOP PRESS: Visual Effects Designer MAT IRVINE, actor JEMMA CHURCHILL (The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot, Big Finish) and K9 himself will now be attending too.

Entry to the WHO’S AT THE PLAYHOUSE which includes non-stop celebrity interviews with Q&A’s from 10.30am to 6pm.
Access to the Celebrity Autograph Panel, where you can meet the stars of DOCTOR WHO.
One FREE autograph from each guest on Celebrity Autograph Panel. (Does not include Special Guest Celebrity’s Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Louise Jameson or John Leeson or sponsored guests).
Event Entry Badge.
Limited Edition Souvenir Poster.
Access to Exclusive Merchandise Discounts available on the day.
£2.00 OFF admission to an exclusive event: JOHN LEESON: A DOG’S LIFE Sun 1st Oct at 7.30pm. John Leeson retraces some of his steps across a freewheeling and multi-faceted career, including finding himself best known as the voice of K9 after nearly 40 years in the DOCTOR WHO dog house.

Special Guest Celebrity Autographs
Peter Davison autograph: £20.00 each.
Colin Baker autograph: £20.00 each.
Louise Jameson autograph: £10.00 each.
John Leeson autograph: £10.00 each.
Additional autographs from all other guest celebrity’s: £10.00 each.

Special Guest/Celebrity Photographs – get your picture taken with our celebrity guests
Professional photograph with Peter Davison: £15.00 each.
Professional photograph with Colin Baker: £15.00 each.
Professional photograph with all other guest celebrity’s: £10.00 each.

Tickets available from:

For all the latest guest announcements and news, please visit:

Louise Jameson photograph by Ian Fraser / John Leeson & K9 photograph by kind permission of Robin Prichard.

Terms & Conditions Apply. This is a 100% unofficial event and is not supported or endorsed by the copyright holders. All guests appear subject to professional commitments. Guests may have merchandise such as photographs on sale. The two free autographs are non-transferable by proxy. Other terms and conditions may apply at the discretion of Honalee Media Ltd or Epsom Playhouse.

Paula Hammond - Features Editor

Paula Hammond is a full-time, freelance journalist. She regularly writes for more magazines than is healthy and has over 25 books to her credit. When not frantically scribbling, she can be found indulging her passions for film, theatre, cult TV, sci-fi and real ale. If you should spot her in the pub, after five rounds rapid, she’ll be the one in the corner mumbling Ghostbusters quotes and waiting for the transporter to lock on to her signal… Email:

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