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A Theatre Orchard trip to Spoffin!

A Theatre Orchard trip to Spoffin!

Spoffin Street Arts Festival – Amersfoort, 24-27 August   A four day international street arts festival in the old city of Amersfoort in Utrecht. Hmm. This sounds like it could be interesting with a capital FUN. And so, hooking up with other members of the Coasters Touring Network, a couple […]

Tropicana Troubadours meet ‘The Castle Builders’ (June 14 2017)

Tropicana Troubadours meet ‘The Castle Builders’ (June 14 2017)

Meet the Reviewers!  Presenting Theatre Orchard’s Tropicana Troubadours – Young Theatre Makers (and the amazing Mrs Skidmore from Hans Price Academy). Drum roll please…… ‘I have been to the Pier tons of times, scooted down the front, paddled in the sea (even though it’s a bit gross) but I don’t […]

Launching…Tropicana Troubadours – Young Theatre Makers!

Launching…Tropicana Troubadours – Young Theatre Makers!

‘What type of theatre would I like to see?  Well, I haven’t really seen much. Maybe a pantomime at Christmas when I was a kid. I think I would like  something that surprises me, makes me laugh, makes me think.  Something that has music and movement and energy and doesn’t […]

Tortoise Vs Hare – 5th June 2017

Tortoise Vs Hare – 5th June 2017

Theatre Shop Clevedon Tortoise Vs Hare Another fantastic performance from Living Spit, this race set between the characters is hilarious and clever, with an amazingly told story using only songs and rhyme.  This fast pace and funny show had the audience nearly falling off their seats in laughter! I think […]

Tales From The Trees – 27th May 2017

Tales From The Trees – 27th May 2017

Theatre Shop Clevedon Squashbox Theatre Presents Tales From The Trees. This was such a fun and educational show with a great variety of puppets and songs along the way. Set in a woodland scene, we had a forest ranger to teach us about all sorts of plants and how they […]

Murder, She Didn’t Write – 5th May 2017

Murder, She Didn’t Write – 5th May 2017

Theatre Shop Clevedon Degrees of Error presents Murder, She Didn’t Write This was a fantasticaly funny improvised ‘whodunit’. In this show the audience was the author of the story – it was amazing to watch it all unfold. It was created and powered through use of suggestions and ideas from […]

2,4,6,8 – 29th April 2017

2,4,6,8 – 29th April 2017

Theatre Shop Clevedon Shoofly Theatre presents 2,4,6,8.           This was a show that captured the children’s attention and played with their imagination using music and cuddly toys to show how fun numbers can be. A show that was funny and educational all in one. ~ Marie-Dominique […]

We Are Brontë – 28th April 2017

We Are Brontë – 28th April 2017

Theatre Shop Clevedon Publick Transport presents We Are Brontë.   This was a dynamic and inventive performance, the actors had great comic timing, as well as a unique way to celebrate the many works of the Brontë sisters. This was a truly comical yet highly dramatic style of play. ~ […]

The Ugly Swanling – 15th April 2017

The Ugly Swanling – 15th April 2017

Theatre Shop Clevedon Wild Words presents The Ugly Swanling.   This was an energetic & fun performance packed full of action. There was a really great “playshop” to start things off where everyone had great fun learning a song & dance for during the main part of the show. There […]