curtain-raiser

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curtain-raiser

Theatre a short dramatic piece presented before the main play
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We hope that as many of the counties as possible can come to that arrangement with their male counterparts in having curtain-raisers.
The Under 8s teams competing in the curtain-raiser are Meltham All Blacks, St Joseph's, Moldgreen, Thornhill, Emley Moor, Slaithwaite Saracens, Saddleworth and Newsome Panthers.
The table below shows how the 20 Premiership teams have fared in their curtain-raisers over the last ten years.
Once a year we look back at last year's productions and dream of next year's curtain-raisers.