Flashmob helps launch youth theatre group
Youngsters from Bourne Abbey Primary School took over market day on Thursday last week to launch the new Rock You Theatre School in the town.
The pupils staged a flashmob to music by Queen outside the Corn Exchange to promote a theatre week at Bourne Abbey from August 11 to 14, between 10am and 2pm.
School founder Andrew Clingo said: “I started teaching at the school in October and one of the things I had to do was the Year 6 leavers’ production.
“As it was my first one and the headteacher’s (Cherry Edwards) last, I wanted to do something with a bit of a wow factor.
“So I thought of We Will Rock You and the kids who did it showed a real enthusiasm for theatre.
“Now we’re doing a summer school and then a theatre school on Saturdays from September 12.”
The school is open to any child in Years 5 to 9.
For more details, visit www.rocktheatre school.co.uk or call 01778 345857.