written by Rob Hughes
Crikey, imagine the topsy-turvey adventures when the boys of Grubbs Hall School for children of gentlemen are forced to share their premises with the wayward girls of St Clements.
It can only end in tears - of laughter!
Another Big Spirit Youth Theatre classic.
by E. T. A. Hoffmann
directed by Rosemary Bianchi
It’s Christmas Eve and party time! There are presents, a magician and a magnificent tree. One of the gifts is a Nutcracker Doll, but the children soon tire of it and it is thrown out, broken and forgotten.
Outside in the snow, Marie has been watching. She rescues the doll and takes care of it, and, as in all the best fairy tales, on the stroke of midnight he transforms into a brave prince!
Just then the evil Mouse King and his Mousy Minions attack! Exciting adventures, a scrumptious journey to the Land of Sweets and a magical moment in the Magician’s Cave follow our heroes as they try to stop the Mice spoiling Christmas!
With magical characters, exciting action and comic twists this version of the well-loved story brings the spirit of Christmas alive for all the family.
by Tabitha Mortiboy
directed by Vivien Kerr
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A magical play set around an ice cream van at the top of Beachy Head. Julie runs the van by day and patrols the cliff by night to prevent future jumpers. She has the company of ex hobo Bernard while young Skye helps out as a distraction from her troubled home life. Julie toys with online dating as Bernard pines for her.
written and directed by Linda Stephenson and Alison Hudson
In Mbongo National Park, it is Rabia, lioness and Queen of the Jungle’s birthday. Her subjects have all assembled to give her presents. No one dares to disobey the Queen. But the party is interrupted by a low flying aircraft and then an air crash.
The animals all rush off to investigate. Two children, Mark and Lucy, survive the crash and, armed with just a map, go in search of help. But the jungle is full of danger, particularly from Rabia and her network of spies. So which animals will help them and, more to the point, which ones won’t.
by W S Gilbert and Arthur Sullivan
When a Grand Duke becomes a ghost for a day by playing cards, his replacement has to face four women claiming to be his Grand Duchess. Chaos, sausage rolls and madness prevails!