What's coming up at Derby Theatre studio

Drama, music and children's shows offer entertainment to suit all the family in the new season at Derby Theatre studio.'¨A magical, musical space adventure kicks off the fun. The show 3, 2, 1 Blast Off gives young chldren the opportunity to moonwalk, meet friendly aliens and help Geoffrey Jumper and Mandy get home in time for tea. Catch the production on September 1 and 2.'¨Tales of Birbal (October 14) focuses on the enchanting world of the Moghul King Akbar, his witty advisor Birbal and travelling storytellers. Humour, puppetry and music combine in this show.'¨Children are also the focus of the season's final offering, The Gingerbread Man, which is running in the Studio from December 5 to 31.'¨During the intervening months, there is plenty to entertain older viewers.'¨The drama Hymns (September 8 and 9) focuses on four men who reunite to mourn the loss of a close friend but time and events have had a corrosive effect on this once tight-knit bunch. '¨High-energy physical theatre, acapella singing and humour combine in Freeman (October 6).'¨Rich storytelling features in Tell Me Anything (November 3) about a boy trying to be a man and his girl who has an eating disorder.

Saturday, 19th August 2017, 8:00 am
Updated Monday, 11th September 2017, 12:45 pm
(c) Alex Brenner [email protected]

Details: www.derbytheatre.co.uk 
Photo of Tell Me Anything by Alex Brenner