Author Archives: Petra

About Petra

Petra is a freelance theatre professional - Artistic Director of Magic Penny Productions, Production Director for Music is Life Productions Ltd and a freelance theatre director / producer available for work across the South West. Petra writes and directs for the Merrimen Youth Company and in 2012 created Magic Penny Productions, a theatre company accessing the history curriculum through drama. The first project culminated in a series of workshops and a bespoke production for Peasedown St John primary school in June 2013 alongside a multi media exhibition showing research and history from across the entire community. Petra directed RENT! for BODS at The Mission Theatre, Bath and Pencoweth a brand new musical at The Rondo Theatre in September 2013 for Music is Life Productions. Recently commissioned to form a community Theatre Company and write a play based on A Midsummer Night's Dream for performance in June 2014 as part of The RSC Open Stages Project.

The Decent Rogues, on general release

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Evita – Zenith Youth Theatre Company

Great evening at Kingswood Theatre last night, reviews to follow in Bath Chronicle and Guide2Bath. Have a fantastic week everyone.

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Award Winning Musical Decent Rogues available for general release

Any companies out there looking for a Brand New Double Award winning production for your society? NODA’s Best Musical and Oustanding Regional Acheivement @the decentrogues will be presenting at the Bicton Weekend – it is now available for general release … Continue reading

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Next Stage Youth perform His Dark Materials Part 1 – Mission Theatre.

His Dark Materials Part One by Nicholas Wright – Next Stage Youth, Mission Theatre.     Based on the epic trilogy from Philp Pullman, Next Stage Youth have taken on the challenge of presenting the stage adaptation of these infamous … Continue reading

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Press Release – Company Stephen Sondheim – Wroughton Theatre, Bath

Bath Light Operatic Group are taking a break away from the norm this summer and bringing the wonderful Sondheim show Company to The Wroughton Theatre, 18 – 21 July.   Whilst a major swathe of the popular group is in … Continue reading

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Press Release – I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change – Rondo Theatre, Bath

The award winning, ever impressive Bath based Exit Stage Left return to the Rondo this year with another Bath premiere of “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change” A brilliantly witty, observational musical which holds as the mantle of the … Continue reading

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Review of Lady in the Van at Theatre Royal Bath

Powerhouse performance in Hull Truck revival   Lady in the Van by Alan Bennett – Theatre Royal Bath   This much talked about revival of Hull Truck Company’s original production to celebrate its 40th anniversary is full of the production … Continue reading

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Jungle Book – Merrimen Youth Theatre – Junior Company

Great write up and publicity in The Somerset Guardian – all systems go for Jungle Book this weekend, it’s going to be a busy one!

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The Decent Rogues at Dress Circle shop

Great news – The Decent Rogues will be holding a showcase at The Dress Circle Shop London, 21st March at 1pm – come along if you can and get a flavour of Horston Barrow prior to The Bridewell run 22-24 … Continue reading

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NODA AWARDS 2012 – Amazing News

The Decent Rogues win “Best Musical” at The NODA Awards in Torquay – wonderful achievement for all involved and a great boost ahead of the London push. Not long now 22-24th March Bridewell Theatre all details on www.thedecentrogues.com

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