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Pied Piper

I love the story of the Pied Piper with all its darkness as told by Robert Browning (1812-1889) in his epic poem, The Pied Piper of Hamelin… 1,041 more words

Children's Theatre

Soup to Nuts

What does Anthony Bourdain have to do with children’s theatre? Most people would say nothing, but this theatre artist would say EVERYTHING. Like most people, I only knew Anthony Bourdain from his TV shows. 724 more words

Review: 4**** Awful Auntie Marlowe Theatre Canterbury @_AwfulAuntie ‏@davidwalliams @birminghamstage,

David Walliams’ Awful Auntie is the story of unfortunate Lady Stella Saxby (Georgina Leonidas) and the unravelling of her mean Aunt Alberta (Timothy Speyer).

Recently orphaned Stella is left to be ‘cared’ for by her Aunt Alberta when her parents meet their untimely death. 285 more words


Volunteering: Children's Festival

For the second year running I have volunteered with the Edinburgh International Children’s Festival; an arts festival that promotes and develops theatre from all over the world for children and young people. 253 more words

Pot Luck

You're gonna like it here - Annie Jr at Peoples Theatre

Annie sings and dances her way in to the Peoples Theatre. You’re gonna like it here

It’s the classic story of hope and optimism – a young orphan keeps her chin up in the face of adversity, winning hearts as she skips and sings her way through a hard knock life, never giving up hope that she will find her parents. 341 more words

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Peter Pan

The Open Air theatre on a sunny bank holiday evening is a magical place – the twinkling twilight casting an aura over the second half of the play as birdsong ceases and fairy lights appear in the trees. 196 more words


We Come from Far, Far Away

Reviewed by Flossie Waite
NIE (New International Encounter)
Reviewed at Lauriston Hall as part of Edinburgh International Children’s Festival
For ages 10-15

As soon as the show is over, the school boys watching crick their necks and stretch their legs, listing off the bits of their bodies that have pins and needles and the various ways in which they hurt. 387 more words

Children's Theatre