Honk if you’re looking forward to seeing young talent on stage in Hitchin over half term

Honk Jr is the lastest production for Hitchin's Young Thespians

Honk Jr is the lastest production for Hitchin's Young Thespians - Credit: Archant

Half-term won’t be an excuse for a holiday for young members of Hitchin Thespians.

They’ll be staging their latest show at the town’s Woodside Hall – with Sarah Bailes directing, Claire Bailes as musical director and a cast of more than 30 young performers including James Osbourne, Charlotte Platten, Annabelle Williamson and Haydn Mullane.

Honk Jr – a musical based on the famous Hans Christian Andersen story of The Ugly Duckling and created with young performers in mind – will be staged at 7.30pm each evening from next Thursday, February 18, through to Saturday, with a 2.30pm matinee on the Saturday afternoon. The award-winning musical is billed as a heartwarming celebration of what makes us special.

Tickets are £10 with children coming to the Saturday matinee show paying £7.

You can book online at www.hitchinthespians.org.uk, email boxoffice@hitchinthespians.org.uk or call 01462 641575.