Each year our Sprungsters have a number of performance opportunities that they can participate in - read on to see our 2018 performance events. Want to be a part of it? We have spaces available in Sprungsters, so try a free taster session! We are also looking for volunteers to join our chaperone pool - find out more on our previous blog, or join us at our Chaperone event next Thursday 24 January, 5.30pm - 6.30pm!
24 March - Dancing in the Street
The Friday Sprungsters were a part of Theatre Absolute’s Shop Front Festival, alongside other performance groups from the city, taking over The Bull Yard for their sharing. They then performance as part of a flash mob in Broadgate.
19 April - PALs at Coventry Cathedral
For the commemoration of 100 years since the end of WW1, the Sprungsters Advance performed PALs, in the epic location of Coventry Cathedral’s nave, alongside the Stratford Festival Orchestra and Choir providing live music.
2 - 5 July - Physical Fellowship, PALs
The Sprungsters Advance shared a reworked version of PALs at the Belgrade, for our Reconciliation themed Physical Fellowship festival, this time using recorded music as the soundtrack.
5 July - Physical Fellowship, Fridays
Our Friday Sprungsters shared their performance of A Refugee Story along the theme of reconciliation, with the journeys of refugees from the Rwandan genocide, on the showcase night of the Physical Fellowship.
16 November - Jack Frost, Oxford Christmas Light Festival
Alongside 5 professional performers and Oxford community cast members, the Sprungsters Advance travelled down to Oxford to support the performance of Jack Frost at the Christmas Light Festival, performing to audiences at the end of the lantern parade.
7 December - FarGo Santa's Little Makers Market - Hansel & Gretel
In a double bill, the Fridays performed twice at FarGo’s The Box, their interpretation of Hansel & Gretel to audiences as part of a Christmas market evening.
7 December - FarGo Santa's Little Makers Market - The Snow Queen
In the second part of the double bill, Sprungsters Advance shared their performance of The Snow Queen, using masks that they had created from Wintercroft.
PALs & Fargo Images by Andrew Moore