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Month: February 2017

It’s coming this Spring – A new edition of the Shakespearience

Our very successful Shakespeare event – the Shakespearience – returns to the theatre this Spring.

The new production has just entered rehearsal and promises to be very exciting.

It is the ideal introduction to Shakespeare and to live theatre in general for schools groups aged between 9 & 14.

Why not get in touch with us today to reserve seats for your school. The theatre holds 170 so you can book any size of group from 1 class to the whole theatre.

The production company is made up entirely of professional actors and musicians. Here’s a list of who is involved:

Will Henry as Henry V
Caro Breton as Mistress Quickly
Grant Shepherd as Henry IV
Debbie Bird as Mistress Page
Anna Ray as Mistress Ford
Angharad Price as Doll Tearsheet and others
Evangeline Briazza as Morton, a Fairy and Warwick
Ashley Lloyd Shaw as Poins and others
Jasper Jarman-Norris as a Page, a Boy and others
Kathleen Ross the Musical Director, and on cello.
Rebecca Waite on trumpet
Louise Kleboe on vocals
Will Summers on wind instruments
Stuart Morrell on mandolin
Richard Evans – Director and playing Sir John Falstaff
Darren Hirst – producer, director and playing the Narrator, Claudius and Puck

 

The production will begin to play on the 15th of May and there will be two performances each day which will take place during school hours. More information to follow soon.