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TAKE ME TO NEVERLAND: BEARFOOT THEATRE

Tom Rodgers and Savannah Geddes

Newcastle – it’s just up the road, folks – has a thriving theatre scene and every year new companies spring forth with youthful energy, vigour and exciting new works.

Bearfoot Theatre is a another new theatre company in association with Eclectic Productions that has a focus on producing original works. Riley McLean, creator of the CONDA nominated original play Do Your Parents Know You’re Straight? has written a new dark twist on the tale of Peter and the Lost Boys, featuring Tom Rodgers as Peter and Savannah Geddes as Wendy. Continue reading TAKE ME TO NEVERLAND: BEARFOOT THEATRE

TAKE ME TO NEVERLAND: NOT A FAIRY STORY

This Image:Orphanage scene rehearsal from Take Me to Neverland, a new play being presented at Newcastle Playhouse
Banner image: Tom Rodgers and Savannah Geddes as Peter Pan and Wendy

Trapped in an institution and unable to fly, Peter struggles to distinguish between real and make-believe. How can the children in the orphanage learn to grow-up when Peter wants them to stay young and lost forever? Continue reading TAKE ME TO NEVERLAND: NOT A FAIRY STORY