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Dick Whittington pantomime

By | Performances

Dick Whittington, presented by Music Theatre 2000 and Showtime Productions

A Traditional Family Pantomime and Charity Fundraiser
Directed by Conor Baum, with choreography by Nathan Potter and musical direction by Simon Gray, this production features a spectacular company of actors, singers and dancers (including some Drama Queens students), accompanied by a live band.
This production is in support of the Chestnut Tree House hospice, which cares for children and young adults with progressive life-shortening conditions.
Venue: The Windmill Theatre, Nevill Ave, Hove BN3 7NB (at Blatchington Mill School)
December 22-29, 2019, (matinee and evening performances)

Tickets and group bookings: www.showtimebrighton.co.uk

Mary Poppins, summer workshop

By | Workshop

Come and join us for a couple of days in the magical world of Mary Poppins where you can try different characters, fly a kite, go up a chimney!
We will use text, improvisation, art and imagination on our unique fun journey with all the famous characters from the story!

Thursday August 29th and Friday August 30th, 2019
10:00am-3:00pm

Price: £75.00 per student
(£5 discount for siblings or Artyfacts and DramaQueens members. All art materials included.)
Age 6+
Book online via HOOP:
or via artyfacts.clubsbuddy.net
07952 844537 / 07989 472760
mary poppins workshop flyer

Aladdin, summer workshop

By | Workshop

Join us for a 5-day workshop leading to a Friday night performance of Aladdin Jr at Brighton’s Barn Theatre.

Disney’s Aladdin Jr. is based on the 1992 Academy Award®-winning film and the 2014 hit Broadway show. Aladdin and his three friends, Babkak, Omar, and Kassim, are down on their luck until Aladdin discovers a magic lamp and the Genie who has the power to grant three wishes. Wanting to earn the respect of princess Jasmine, Aladdin embarks on an adventure that tests his will and his character. This new adaptation of the beloved story will open up “a whole new world” for your young performers!

Monday August 19th through Friday August 23rd, 2019
10:00am – 3:00pm

Price: £165.00 per student
(DramaQueens loyalty scheme and further discounts available. All materials included.)
Age 6 – 16
Book online via HOOP:
Location for daily rehearsals:
The Brighton Academy
Clermont Hall, Cumberland Rd, Brighton BN1 6SL
Location for performance:
The Barn Theatre
24 Southwick St, Southwick, Brighton BN42 4TE

DramaQueens’ production of:

Disney Aladdin Jr logo

Music by: ALAN MENKEN
Lyrics by: HOWARD ASHMAN, TIM RICE and CHAD BEGUELIN
Book by: CHAD BEGUELIN
Based on the Disney film written by Ron Clements, John Musker, Ted Elliott & Terry Rossio and directed & produced by Ron Clements & John Musker

This amateur production is presented by arrangement with Music Theatre International (Europe)
All authorised performance materials are also supplied by MTI Europe
www.mtishows.co.uk

Past Performances

By | Performances

2019

The Addams Family Musical
The Spire
Drama Queens Company & Musical Theatre Company.

Burying Your Brother in the Pavement
The Spire
Drama Queens Advanced Youth Theatre, supporting the Allsorts Youth Project.

2018

Singing Cabaret, Charity Fundraiser
Purple Playhouse
Drama Queens singing groups, in aid of the Hope Charity project.

Breathing Corpses
Purple Playhouse
Advanced Youth Theatre

2017

Into The Woods
The Spire
Drama Queens Company

Monsters Are Due
Teen Youth Theatre
The Brighton Academy

Bye Baby Bunting
Advanced Drama group
Purple Playhouse

2016

Punk Rock
88 London Road
Advanced Youth Theatre

Our Day Out
88 London Road
Teen Youth Theatre

2015

Chatroom
Marlborough Theatre
Advanced Drama Group

Ernie’s Incredible Illucinations
Marlborough Theatre
Teen Youth Theatre

2014

DNA
Marlborough Theatre, Brighton
Advanced Drama Group

2013

Much Ado About Clubbing and Annie, The Musical
The Purple Play House, Hove
Advanced Musical Theatre and Drama

2012

Scrooge
Brighton Centre
Provided children for Bill Kenwright’s production.

2012-present

Pantomimes, various
88 London Road; The Emporium, Brighton; The Hilton Pantomime and JW Productions
Provided children for these productions.

2010-present

Southwick Operatic Society, Showtime Performances, and Music 2000
Provided children for pantomimes and shows.