Take trip with Alice to stage wonderland in Stevenage

Rehearsals for Alice in Wonderland coming to Stevenage
Rehearsals for Alice in Wonderland coming to Stevenage

Rehearsals have begun at The Gordon Craig Theatre in Stevenage for a new original musical version of Alice in Wonderland.

A freshly written musical that will start treading the boards of The Gordon Craig Theatre from Thursday March 24.

The adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s novel of the same name wil see a book, music and lyrics by Catherine Lomax, Khiley Williams and Phil Dennis.

Join Lewis Carroll’s famous Alice on her magical adventure through Wonderland this Easter!

Chase the White Rabbit and tumble down the rabbit hole with Alice into a delight­ful world full of curious characters.

Watch as Alice races a Dodo, joins the fabulous Caucus Set and even takes tea with the Mad Hatter and March Hare.

Discover an eccentric bubble-blowing caterpillar, a grinning Cheshire Cat and the cheating Queen of Hearts as Alice tries to find her way back home, in this brand new adaptation that will delight and entertain.

Featuring brand new toe-tapping songs this childhood classic is ideal for the whole family

Among the actors in the cast are Abbie Chambers who plays the hero of the piece of Alice while Joseph Claus is practicing the smile to play the Cheshire Cat as well as a Town Cryer and Knave.

The first performance is at 4pm on Thursday March 24, followed by 1.30pm and 4.30pm on Friday March 25, 2.30pm and 6pm on Saturday March 26 and then 1.30pm and 4.30pm on both Sunday March 27 and Monday March 28.

Tickets for the show are available now and cost £18.50 for adults and there is £1.50 for concessions. Family tickets of four are available for £60.

For further information about the show call the box office on 01438 363 200 or visit www.gordon-craig.co.uk.