The Carnival borrows from the Promenade theatre format. Children lead parents from one performance to the next, through libraries, classrooms, laboratories, playgrounds and cafeteria. These spaces are converted from the mundane to the magical, transporting audiences along a journey devised by the players.
The uniquely intimate nature of the Carnival allows children and parents to experience each other up close, in performance. They discover with each show that every audience has different reactions, and learn to adapt. The parents get to see their children performing for longer, shining in the spotlight!
The result is spectacular, and distinctly different from the known Annual Day.
The Young People’s Theatre Programme creates Annual Days that fully involve every student and teacher. They are a showcase of the child’s learning journey and an opportunity for parents to witness their child’s progress. Our Annual Days are robust processes that are replicable and maintain standards, year on year. Read more…