theatre set to host 'captivating play' today
drama group AsOne Theatre Company are set to perform 'a captivating
twist on an original tale' in Burnham-On-Sea today (Thursday).
storytelling, puppetry, shadow play and animated imagery, plus
live, original music and song all combine in the show at The Princess
Theatre at 3pm.
play gives a classic Hans Christian Andersen tale an illuminating
Jurassic Coast twist, with added heart and soul plus humour.
performance will also feature local children enjoying the opportunity
to take part in professional theatre.
Tickets are priced at £10 for standard entry, concessions
£6.50 and families £30 via the box office on 01278
Theatre Companys Artistic Director Jane McKell said: "We
wanted to bring a contemporary, magical piece of theatre to the
stage that unites the extended family, and has them leaving the
theatre talking about what has just engaged and excited them."
is a thrilling story with strong, colourful yet vulnerable characters,
and themes of adventure, love, loss, and lessons learned. The
multi-media way we tell it; the combination of puppets, life music,
animated image and talented physical performance adds up to magic
for all the family."