We offer regular theatrical summer schools for 3–18 year olds in school holidays. The summer school runs from Monday to Friday, with rehearsals from 10am-4pm every day and a final show on the Friday evening.
In summer 2017, we will be running a Lion King Summer School! This Summer School will be held at Denshaw Village Hall and will run from 24th to 28th July 2017. We have limited places for young people wanting to be part of this exciting production - Summer Schools tend to book up really quickly, so book now if you don't want to miss out!
Prices will be £95 per child per week (£80 per sibling), with the added option of booking before and after care for your child.
2015 saw our Summer School cast produce 'The Little Mermaid' in a week. With two mermaids, a handsome Prince, a wicked sea-witch, a huge lobster and a whole range of other fantastic creatures (including a flamingo, a shark and a parrot!) – a fantastic time was had by all. And not only did they put on a brilliant performance, the cast created props and scenery and even got involved in face-painting!
Our 2014 Summer School was our most popular yet. Our wonderful cast of young people put together an adaptation of 'Beauty and the Beast' in just five days! With three Beauties, a terrifying Beast, talking teapots, teacups, clocks and candles, and a chorus of french market sellers and creepy wolves - this was a certainly a show to remember. Our cast were involved in making their own props and costumes, and even made decorations for the audience's tables!
The 2013 Summer School was a fantastic adaptation of the well-known classic 'Alice in Wonderland'. The week involved rehearsals, singing, prop-making, stage design, lighting and sound design and much, much more. As well as having a fantastic time, our students produced a gob-smackingly amazing show. Audience members arrived to see the hall transformed into a Mad Hatter's Tea Party, with mountains of cakes and teapots filled with sherbert and were greeted by Tweedle Dum and Tweedle Dee having a cake fight! A fabulous time was had by all and it's fair to say we were all sad to see the end of a fabulous week.
In 2012, Wild Things Summer Schools produced The Wizard of Oz in a Week – a wonderfully colourful production with a cast of about 25-30 children. The show sold out and the audience and cast absolutely loved it.
If you would like more information about the Summer School or if you would like us to run a Summer School within your school, then please contact us by email or telephone Nancy on 07891 908912.