TAKE FLIGHT THIS CHRISTMAS AS THE AMELIA SCOTT PRESENTS ITS FIRST FAMILY CHRISTMAS SHOW
– LITTLE OWL AND THE CHRISTMAS LIGHTS
The Amelia Scott is thrilled to share exciting behind-the-scenes imagery and videos for its upcoming Christmas Show Little Owl and the Christmas Lights. Additionally, new sponsors and partners have now joined to complete a full portfolio of Cripps, Childrensalon & RBC Brewin Dolphin with additional promotional support supplied by Visit Tunbridge Wells and Folly Wildlife Rescue.
Little Owl and the Christmas Lights will enthral families through the use of especially commissionedpuppetry, original songs and spectacular animations of some of the best loved local attractionsincluding the ice rink and Bedgebury Pinetum. Attached imagery and videos illustrates the early stage design work for both the animated sequences and early stage puppetry creation involved in producing this beautifully crafted production. Show creatives are available for interview to talk through the process of how designs go from page to stage.
This magical production is presented in The Amelia’s stunning Exhibition Space. Ticket prices include a free gift and a free downloadable activity pack and are just £6 each for school groups or £10 for all other tickets, including booking fees. After the production, the Little Owl puppet will be a permanent feature in the Children’s Library at the Amelia. The production’s accessible ticket prices has been made possible through the generous support of Cripps, Childrensalon & RBC Brewin Dolphin:
Liz Carter, Purpose and Impact Manager at Cripps said: “We care about education in our community, and champion the ambitions of schools through our successful reading scheme. The professionalism behind the Little Owl production also offers an opportunity to experience quality cultural learning in the heart of our town.”
Lee Clark, Head of RBC Brewin Dolphin’s Tunbridge Wells office, said: “We’re delighted to be cosponsoring this ambitious, innovative production, which will re-imagine the classic Christmas story in a new way for families across Tunbridge Wells.”
Denise Hamilton from Childrensalon states how they are “proud to support the Amelia with this year’s Little Owl production as a sponsor. We feel the heart-warming message of Little Owl & the Christmas Lights that connects the meaning of Christmas with kindness to animals and nature is very special and we are delighted we are able to help bring this message, along with the wonderful production to local children and their families in Tunbridge Wells and the local area.’
Folly Wildlife Rescue will also be promoting the event with Liz Chandler, GM Folly Wildlife Rescue, commenting that “It is a wonderful opportunity to be working with The Amelia and connecting the work that Folly Wildlife Rescue does for wildlife with the wonderful production of The Little Owl and The Christmas Lights.”
This enchanting family show will delight children of all ages and will be performed from Friday 8th December – Sunday 24th December. The running time is approximately 40 minutes. For the full schedule and further information visit theamelia.co.uk.