Alleyn’s School

Edward Alleyn Club


Welcome to the website of the Edward Alleyn Club, the society for all former pupils of Alleyn's School, Dulwich. Please browse through our pages to learn what's going on at the Club, read about reunions and events, and keep in contact with the Club, the School and your fellow AOBs and AOGs.


Major Eric Randall M.B.E.

It is with great sadness that the Alleyn's community has to announce the death of Major Eric Randall MBE (Common Room 1948-93) Hon. A.O.B. Eric's Funeral will be on 14 April at 1.15pm at the Chichester Crematorium. Those attending the funeral are welcome to join the family from 2.30 onwards at The Shore Inn.  To help the family with arrangements you may wish to let the alumni office know if you plan to attend.


Former School Captain, Barry Ware-Lane

It is with regret that the Edward Alleyn Club has to announce the death of former School Captain, Barry Ware-Lane (Roper’s 1960-68) on 24 December 2014.



Mr Tony Vandeputte

The Club regrets to announce the death of Mr Tony Vandeputte (Roper's 1964-71) of pneumonia on Thursday 12 March at his home in Gran Canaria.

Lent 2015 ebulletin now available

The Lent copy of the ebulletin is now available to download

Members' News

Professor Graeme Barker (C, 1957-65) has been awarded a CBE for services to Archaeology. The former Disney Professor of Archaeology and director, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, is known for his research focussing on prehistoric archaeology, the relationship between landscape and people, transitions from foraging to farming, and the origins of human behaviour and migrations. -


Veitch Medal awarded to John Pilbeam


The Accountment of Luke

Under the mantle of his award-winning production company, BrotherWolf  James Hyland (Tyson’s 1985-92) will be staging an exclusive reading of The
Accountment of Luke
a new portrayal of the last days of Jesus.


David Weston shortlisted for a 'Sherry'

David Weston's (Cribb's 1949-57) book, Covering Shakespeare, full of stories and anecdotes about the plays at Alleyn's and the early days of the National Youth Theatre has been short-listed for this year's Sheridan Morley Prize.


Slow Loris in TIME Magazine Top 100 Children's Books of All Time

Alexis Deacon's (B, 1989-96) Slow Loris made it to number 69 in the TIME Magazine top 100 Children's Books of All Time.


Alumna makes Forbes 30 Under 30

Alumna Rachel Wolf (B, 1996-2003) has been listed in the Forbes 30 Under 30 for her initiatives with Core Knowledge Language Arts


Primetime Emmy Award

Nick Edwards (Dutton's, 2002-09) has won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Individual in Animation.


A first production for The Cutting of the Cloth

The Cutting of the Cloth by Michael Hastings (1937-2011), (Brading's 1948-53) is having its first production at the Southwark Playhouse from 11 March to 4 April.


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