AFTER last year’s success of Hansel & Gretel, Oldham Theatre Workshop return with another family Christmas musical – The Secret of Christmas Eve (December 10-28) at Oldham Library Theatre, Greaves Street.Written by Sarah Nelson and James Atherton, the show is about a little girl who unwraps a secret that will change Christmas forever.
With enchanting characters, original music and filled with on-stage magic, the Secret of Christmas Eve will be a perfect festive treat for four-year-olds upwards.
Sarah and James trained together at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. Since then, they have written numerous shows together.
Sarah’s recent credits include The Lost Story (M6 Theatre) and Letter To Boddah, which won the Bobby Award at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
James’ recent credits include: Astley’s Astounding Adventures and Around The World in Eighty Days (New Vic Theatre).
They collaborated on ‘Tis Written in the Stars (Oldham Coliseum), which was nominated for the Youth Panel Award, Manchester Theatre Awards.
Tickets cost £8 and are available via https://oldhamtheatreworkshop.co.uk/js_events/the-secret-of-christmas-eve/
Alternatively call Oldham Theatre Workshop box office on the number
0161 772 3240.