Year 6 pupils at Horniman Primary School perform at Alleyn's Theatre

Partner: Horniman Primary School
Partner type: Maintained School
Project category: Drama

Horniman Primary School Year 6 pupils came to Alleyn’s in July 2018 for their end of term musical.

The School hired the theatre for two consecutive12-hour days. The year 6 pupils split into two classes, each classes spending a full day rehearsing in the theatre, ending in an evening performance to family and friends.

 

Resources

The theatre venue and technical equipment were hired to the School free of charge. The only cost incurred by the School were for required staffing, necessary when running a professional theatre. Event staff and specialised theatre staff were on hand throughout the hire.

 

Impact

Year 6 teachers at the School commented that the children had a wonderful experience in the theatre.

“Please thank the whole technician and logistics teams for all their help over those two days. The parents loved the shows and the children loved performing and taking advantage of the wonderful facilities.”

 

Frequency and duration

Year 6 pupils at Horniman Primary School will return to the theatre in 2019.