Our Performing Arts students present
several shows each year to a high standard.
Festival, 6 -16 June 2017
The Action Theatre Festival 2017 is a
week of musicals, dance, drama and theatre showcasing work from all
our courses across two weeks.
As part of the final major project for
the Performing Arts groups each performance is a reduced
version of the show and five are directed by the second
year Performing Arts students
All performances take place in the
Platform theatre, Rugby College. (see how to get to us below)
Each night will consist of two
performances, each lasting around 1 hour with a 20 minute interval
in between performances.
6 June - FDA showcase &
7 June - A Chorus Line & Mama Mia
8 June - No performance
9 June - Little Mermaid & Mr Bean
12 June - Little Mermaid & Annie
13 June - Mr Bean & Evita
14/6 - A Fathers Duty & A Chorus
15/6 - FDA showcase and Mama Mia
16/6 - Annie & A Fathers Duty
Evenings will start at 7pm with the
exception of Disney's The Little Mermaid which will start at
Tickets are £7.50 or £5 concessions, OR buy an
unlimited Festival Ticket for just £20 (£10 conc) and come along
A Chorus line
Performed by the first year group and directed by
Hayley Glover and Choreographed by Ruth Ditch. This musical takes
place at an audition where 10 dancers are in the spotlight for
director ‘Zach’ as he decides who will be in his final Chorus line.
Each dancer takes to the stage to tell us about their life, dreams
and struggles before the final line up is decided. Well known songs
such as ‘One singular sensation’, ‘I hope I get it’, ‘Nothing’ and
‘At the ballet’ feature in this performance.
Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid junior’
Performed by the level 2 group and directed by Hayley
Glover and Choreographed by Ruth Ditch. This well known musical is
based on the animated movie of the same name, featuring songs such
as ‘part of your world’, ‘under the sea’, ‘kiss the girl’ and ‘poor
unfortunate souls’ this is the story of Ariel and her dreams of
becoming a human when she falls in love with a prince. The evil sea
witch Ursula helps Ariel to gain her legs but at what price?
There are three season tickets available to
purchase at the beginning of the season. These tickets will allow
you to see all of our performances, as many times as you like.
Prices for seasons ticket are Adult £24.95 and Student
GETTING TO US
Rugby College, Technology Drive, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21
Public transport to the Rugby College