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The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – Production Blog

Posted by Craig Morrow, 7th October 2013, 14:31pm

Production Meeting Blog 30.09.13 On Monday 23 September, auditions were held and casting decisions were made for The Lion, The Witch And The Wardrobe, the Christmas Show at Lincoln Performing Arts Centre running throughout December. The cast is made up of final year performing arts students at University of Lincoln studying the Children and Theatre module. With just three male students on the course, this presented some initial casting challenges. Christopher Greenhall and Thomas Baines play the two male leads, Peter and Edmund respectively, while Christopher Mudd plays the Professor and a number of other male characters as the Professor only has a small number of scenes. Other male characters will be played by girls, but won’t affect the story or change the script in any way. The first full read through with the cast was held on Monday 30 September, with rehearsals set to continue over the coming weeks.   The cast line up is as follows:-   Rebecca Baines Rumblebuffin / Fox / Deer / Tree and as cast Thomas Baines Edmund and as cast Kayleigh Brewster Warden / Aslan and as cast Jessica Golby Mr Beaver and as cast Christopher Greenhall Peter and as cast Sophie Hagger

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Lincoln Comedy Festival

Posted by Craig Morrow, 3rd October 2013, 11:13am

LINCOLN COMEDY FESTIVAL begins today with our very own Lisa Gaughan in SISTERS UNDER THE SKIN at 7:30pm tonight. Tickets available from the Box Office or online Tomorrow night we have THE SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII at 7:30pm. Tickets on sale at the Box Office or online Saturday night at 8pm sees ALEXEI SAYLE return to stand-up after 17 years. Tickets selling fast – on sale at the Box Office, online or call 01522 837600 Sunday evening we’re excited to have THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES return. Tickets have now sold out for this event. Don’t forget we have regular comedy nights with ZING COMEDY CLUB every Monday evening from 8:30pm in Zing Cafe Bar. The Lincoln Comedy Festival also has events taking place at other venues in the city, including The Engine Shed and Lincoln Drill Hall. Visit http://lincolncomedyfestival.co.uk/ to find out more