Extra online runs for The Sorcerer's Apprentice


London theatre news: Monday 15 March 2021


Musicals - Online - Premieres

New British musical The Sorcerer's Apprentice gets a second online run on Stream.Theatre and is set to premiere in North America on Stellar.
Image for The Sorcerer's Apprentice world premiere - taking place online

Image courtesy James Seabright


Having garnered an impressive array of 4 and 5 star reviews from its initial online outing, The Sorcerer's Apprentice is set to get a further run on stream.theate from 25 March to 11 April.


The show will also be spreading its streaming wings to the USA where it will be premiered on Stellar.


The Sorcerer's Apprentice was filmed live with multiple cameras at Southwark Playhouse in February 2021 after its planned season was cancelled due to lockdown restrictions.


Producer James Seabright said ...


"The Sorcerer's Apprentice has already been seen by more people via stream-theatre than we could have fitted into six weeks of live shows at Southwark Playhouse.


Happily this is not the end of our streaming adventure.


Today we announce a new streaming period from 25 March to 11 April on stream.theatre, targeted at family audiences over the Easter period.


This will be complemented by scheduled streaming over the same dates on the Stellar platform to make the show more accessible to audiences in the USA."


Show listing information


Synopsis


This enchanting new British musical explores the extraordinary world of a sorcerer and his rebellious daughter, as she discovers the explosive possibilities of her newfound magical powers.


Against the backdrop of the Northern Lights, a small town has been pushed to the brink of collapse in a bid for progress and prosperity.


To rescue Midgard from certain destruction, father and daughter must heal their relationship and work together.


This gripping family-friendly story sees brooms coming to life and love blossoming anew.


Cast


Nicola Blackman

Dawn Hope

Mary Moore

Marc Pickering

Yazdan Qafouri

David Thaxton


Ensemble:

Tom Bales

Ryan Pidgen

Vicki Lee Taylor

Kayleigh Thadani


Creatives


Author: Richard Hough
Composer: Ben Morales Frost
Director: Charlotte Westenra
Designer: Anna Kelsey
Musical direction: Alan Williams
Choreography: Steven Harris
Lighting: Clancy Flynn
Sound: Ella Wahlstrom
Visual effects: Scott Penrose (Magic Consultant)
Puppetry: Scarlet Wilderink (director), Maia Kirman-Richards (designer)
Production: Seabright Productions

Venue


Online

Dates


From: Thursday 25 March 2021

Closed: Sunday 11 April 2021

Tickets


Previews: First stream £10

Standard: £15 (+ £3 transaction fee)


Links


Show website
ActDrop full listing for The Sorcerer's Apprentice

Stream.theatre

Stellar

The Sorcerer's Apprentice website


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