Our Kind of Music - Mercury Theatre performance

Showcase of songs, dancing and signing to music, chosen by the cast to show their talents developed at Crafty Drama.

Event details

  • Date: June 30, 2018 7:30pm - 10:00pm
  • Location: Mercury Theatre
  • Cost: £13.50
Two adults with learning disability, one male and one female, singing into a microphone together.
Rehearsals at St Botolph's Church, Colchester

What is the show about?

Chosen by the cast, Our Kind of Music is an exciting review of previous performances such as Mary Poppins, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Oliver and new pieces. The cast will be showcasing singing, dancing and signing to music.

One of the cast expressed their excitement: “It’s my first time performing at the Mercury Theatre. I want lots of people to come and watch me to see what I have achieved. We have been working really hard in rehearsals for this special performance. I am really looking forward to it.”

“Crafty Drama is absolutely brilliant. I am looking forward to the performance at the Mercury Theatre. I also love doing the shows at Christmas at St Botolphs. I want to thank the staff for supporting me. I hope lots of people come and see us.” Said another.

Who are Crafty Drama?

Crafty Drama are based in Colchester, and through the use of music, dance and drama, we give disabled people the chance to learn social, communication, motor and life skills.

Our aim is to enhance their lives, making them feel proud of their achievements and to gain self-confidence.

Crafty Drama helps to promote community inclusion, independence, and sign language. This is an ideal opportunity to learn to work as part of a team and build friendships.

To book your ticket please call the Mercury Theatre Box Office on 01206 573 948 or visit www.mercurytheatre.co.uk/event/crafty-drama-our-kind-of-music/