December 2016 update – Many congratulations to all students for five fantastic performances at Hampton Hill Theatre, December 2016. The shows were “Georgina and the Dragon” (Juniors 1), “Hornet Girl” (Juniors 2), two productions of “Murder at the Music Hall” (Intermediates 1 and 2), and “Shooting Truth” (Seniors). All students gave their all, and deserved the recognition and admiration they received from their audiences. Excellent work!

Showcases and Productions by actfirst drama groups:
At the end of every term there is either an informal presentation of students work, for family and friends, or – once a year – all students are involved in a production performed at a professional theatre:

Recent Productions at Hampton Hill Theatre, include:

“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”,  “Captain Hook’s Revenge”,  “The Pied Piper”, “A Christmas Carol”, “Same Difference”, “Allie & the Alien” (National Theatre Connections), and “Zoo”
These productions are highly beneficial to the children and young people, giving them a great sense of achievement, and the opportunity to perform on a professional stage.

Past Productions:
“The King of Spain’s Treasure”, “Hood!”, at Hampton Hill Theatre
“A 19th Century Revue” at the Normansfield Theatre, Teddington – Scenes from “Oliver Twist”, “Little Women” , “Alice in Wonderland”,”Shooting Truth”, by Molly Davies (National Theatre Connections 2011)
The pantomimes “Dick Whittington”, “Cinderella” and “Aladdin” – Hampton Hill Playhouse,

Other end of term showcases include:
“The Importance of Being Earnest”, “The Secret Garden”, “Stoppit”, “Show White”, “The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe”, “Uncle Crumble’s Mad Machine”, “Jack & the Beanstalk”, “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”, “Bonding”, and excerpts from “The Taming of the Shrew”, “Macbeth”, ” West Side Story”