Sammy & the Sea Morgans “If you listen, really listen, you’ll hear that river calling to you"

Sammy & the Sea Morgans

Free broadcast

Key Information
  • Dates Mon 31 Jan 2022 - Wed 02 Feb 2022
  • Location Free broadcast
  • First broadcast

    Monday 31st January 2022

    1.30pm

  • Second broadcast

    Tuesday 1st February 2022

    10am

  • Third broadcast

    Wednesday 2nd February 2022

    1.30pm

  • Running time

    60 mins

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“If you listen, really listen, you’ll hear that river calling to you Sammy.”

This free production will be broadcast through the School’s YouTube channel.

Please check back shortly before the performance start time to access the link.

Devised by Liz Felton and the Company

Directed by Liz Felton

Suitable for all ages

Join young Sammy on the adventure of a lifetime, swimming through the mythological past of Bristol’s landscape. There are lessons to be learnt in the unlikeliest of places; from competitive giants, ghostly sea captains and the elusive and haunting Sea Morgans.

This brand-new play for children ages 7-11 explores some of Bristol’s legends, in an accessible, entertaining tale. Expect physical storytelling, puppetry, vocal wizardry and more. All aboard!

Cast

Sammy Banks Lucy Pascoe

Sea Dog Tommy Bell

A Suspicious but Officially Dressed Man Archie Fisher

Mother / SSGB Ensemble Gaia Ashwood

Father / SSGB Ensemble Kurtis Thompson

Neighbour / Video-game Sammy / SSGB Ensemble Anna Murphy

School Friend / Captain Gray Conor Doran

Bully / SSGB Ensemble  Louise O’Dowd

Goram Peter Burley

Ghyston Ephraim Sampson

Princess Avona Assa Kanoute

Shanty Crew
Kerr Louden
Petra Joan-Athene
Sophie Charlton

Creative Team

Director Liz Felton

Liz Felton is a specialist in devised theatre and works with the students to create new writing, self stories and performances for a family audience. She is Artistic Director of The Story Cellar and works across Bristol as a theatre Director and storyteller.

Assistant Director and Musical Director Yuxuan Liu

Set, Puppetry & Prop Designer Fiona McKeon

Co-Costume Designers Fiona McKeon & Georgina Vasey

Assistant Voice & Dialect Coach Zoe Littleton

Assistant Production Manager Joe Culpin

Stage Manager & Floor Manager Adam Mulligan

Deputy Stage Manager & Gallery PA Tabitha Dodds

Assistant Stage Manager Millie Edinburgh

Construction Manager Karris Holm

Prop Makers Jessica Manly, Lydia Morgan

Costume Supervisor Susie Pearce

Costume Assistants Shanice Dacres, Elle Duncan, Jo Kenney, Arthur Wyatt

Studio Lighting  Spencer Cash-Archer

Sound Mixer Jude Fulwood

Camera Operators Elspeth Goodman & Lydia Morgan

Vision Mixer Dave Taylor

Students developing and growing in confidence during their time here, seeing their work reaching professional standards in approach and execution; a student who intends to be a stage manager producing a wonderful sound design; a first year student making a lovely recording of a song for their recording project; tracking the careers of former students and seeing them be successful; being able to find a job opportunity for a recent graduate. Frank Bradley, Sound Tutor