When The Wind Blows

Sandfield Theatre
July
1998
 

Description

July 2nd 1998 Sandfield Theatre. City of Nottingham Arts Plus Education in partnership with William Sharp School, Bilborough, Nottingham & Melbury Primary School, Bilborough, Nottingham Written by Raymond Briggs, ' When The Wind Blows ' was the culmination of a drama project inspired by the book & video of the same name. Two elderly people, Hilda & James are caught up in a nuclear explosion and its aftermath. Isloated in their senior years both Hilda & James are blissfully unaware of the impending disaster. Apart from offering students an intensive arts experience, this project also emphasized the importance of teamwork, shared planning, discipline, commitment, co-operation and the ultimate responsibility needed for public performance.

Cast

Performers

Lional Ainsworh

Adam Mitchell

Kirsty Bedulskis

David Oakey

Damien Brine

Junior Scott

Chantelle Bushell

Richard Spence

Leanne Cross

Ross Tyneh

Rebecca Lowe

Claire Wakelin

Sam Mawser

Lisa Walker

Athena Marsden


Production Team

 

Director

Barbara Coombs

 

Designers

Helen Davies

 

Technical Crew

Simon MacColl
Marcus Birkin
David Sharpe

Staff

Barbara Coombs, Oonah McEwan

Group

William Sharp & Melbury School

 

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