Mercury Voices: Break A Leg

youth theatre 1 1
Show Information
Showing on:
Sat 14 July 2018
Duration:
30-45 minutes
Price:
Free
Venue:
Mercury Main Theatre

Mercury Youth Theatres have been using material from the Mercury Voices archives as a starting point to devise a short performance.

There’s a new theatre in town and it’s called the… well, there isn’t a name for it yet. So the team go to the public for inspiration. However, there’s a more worrying problem. Their very first play is on, and it’s the fun-for-all-the-family pantomime of Aladdin. But there’s a bug going round, and the Genie isn’t looking as jolly as he’s meant to…

Mercury Voices is a two-year project to catalogue fascinating artefacts that tell the story of the history of the Mercury Theatre. 

You may also be interested in...

Family Sing-a-long - group of people singing round a piano on a blue background
Family Sing-a-long

Showing: Sun 25 Jul 2021 - Sun 28 Nov 2021

Come and sing your heart out at our monthly musical celebration! It’s unplugged and spontaneous: it’s just the piano, the pianist, the show-tunes and...

More info and tickets
Comedic Sherlock walking away with magnifying glass, pipe and clue stuck to shoe. Text reads Ken Ludwig's Baskerville a Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Baskerville
A Mercury Production

Showing: Sat 31 Jul 2021 - Sun 22 Aug 2021

Baskerville: a Sherlock Holmes Mystery 40 characters. Five actors. One madcap adventure for the world’s most famous detective! Written by comedic genius Ken...

More info and tickets
Play in a Week – Performance

Showing: Sat 31 Jul 2021

Your young people have had just 5 days to create a brand-new piece of theatre, rehearse the show, learn the dance routines, make up songs, make the props, find...

More info and tickets