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Curtains up for Christmas at Kew 2015!

Last Night of Christmas At Kew – a huge thank you to our fabulous teams, ‘Deck The Boughs & Spiral Tree’ Marion Elizabeth, Allan Scott-Douglas, John Trevor Hughes and our student team, Ellie McGrath and Leah Hobart. Plus our Magical Garden team, John Love, Leah Godbold, Georgie Butt and Jack Harding.

“You were marvellous darlings xx” – Sadie Dixon-Spain, Creative DirectorIMG_6563

Farewell little Elves!

Tonight we say a big TWTC goodbye and thank you, to our 2 London College of music students, soon to be graduates, Ellie McGrath and Leah Hobart. The two girls have been a lovely addition to our Christmas at Kew team and tonight is their last show night. Thank you girls, we wish you all very best in your future work and projects and good luck with your finals, of which we were proud to be part of. Stay in touch and thank you for all your hard work and commitment to the show. 


Pinch! Punch! First of the month!

And WHAT a month we have in store!

05th – A Festive Gangster Massacre @ Eight Acres Hotel (Call 01343 543 077 to book!)
05th – A Festive Fawlty Towers Tribute @ Cranshaws Hall
06th – Sno-On-The-Go @ Cameron House on Loch Lomond (Private Event)
12th – A Festive Fawlty Towers Tribute @ The Loch Lomond Arms Hotel(Call 01436 860 420)
12th – Live & Let Spy Murder Mystery @ Coronation Hall, Muckhart
13th – Sno-On-The-Go @ Talkin Tarn Country Park, Carlisle (Shows at 12noon & 2pm!)
16th – Sno-On-The-Go @ Inveraray Primary School
18th – Highland Wedding Murder Mystery @ Cringletie House Hotel, Peebles

And of course, not to forget #ChristmasAtKewYou can join our Festive frolics at Kew Gardens until 2nd of January 2016 – tickets still available, find out more on the Kew Gardens website: http://www.kew.org/visit-kew-gardens/…/christmas-at-kew-2015

A Weekend of Walking Theatre: North & South!

We are gearing up for a weekend of Walking Theatre…in both Argyll and London!!!

Tonight we are kickstarting our first #ChristmasAtKew weekend at the glorious Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew – looking forward to performing for the THOUSANDS of guests scheduled to visit!!

Tomorrow in Argyll, Dunoon Presents “Dunoon Dazzles” – a fun, festive, family event to celebrate the Christmas Light Switch On in this lovely Cowal town! Snow White & Co will be there, performing our ‘Panto-on-the-Go’ starting at Bookpoint @ 1.45pm! See you there!!

And it wouldn’t be a weekend without some wickedly wonderful Murder Mystery! Our vamping Vampires are heading to The Argyll Hotel in? Dunoon? for a weekend of murderous mayhem!

Busy, busy, busy – just how we like it! Where will we see YOU this weekend? 🙂

#ChristmasAtKew 2015: Meet the team!

The Walking Theatre Company are thrilled and delighted to introduce the world to our 2015 Christmas at Kew Gardens cast! Tonight it’s Press Night – break a leg team, you will be fantastic! Let’s get this show on the road!

From left to right, starting at the top, we have:
Leah Godbold, John Love, Marian Elizabeth,
Jack Harding, Ellie McGrath, Allan Scott-Douglas,
Georgina Jane, John Trevor Hughes, Leah Rose Hobart.

Christmas at Kew 2015!

Sunday see’s TWTC’s Creative Director, Sadie Dixon-Spain, heading to London’s magnificent Kew Gardens to join Culture Creative Crew as they get ready for the big Electric Light Show! It’s gonna be a busy week… 🙂

Find out more about this years #ChristmasAtKew event by visiting: http://www.kew.org/visit-kew-gardens/whats-on/christmas-at-kew-2015

Christmas At Kew – HERE WE COME!

Production week for ?#?ChristmasAtKew? and team TWTC are busy in the garden…Can’t wait for press night! Tuesday 26th November, all systems go! Find out more at http://www.kew.org/visit-kew-gardens/…/christmas-at-kew-2015

Actors Spotlight – John Love

It’s Friday! Which means it’s time for our ‘Actor’s Spotlight’!

This week, it is the turn of John Love!


John joined TWTC a year ago as part of our Electric Glen 2014 team, and has since played a variety of roles including ‘Lachlan MacLachlan’, ‘Pudgey Malone’, and ‘The Sheriff’ – John also lead our very first TWTC South team in London during the 2014 Christmas at Kew event.

A vital cog to the TWTC Machine – meet oor John!

Find out more about John by visiting his TWTC page!

A look-back from London!

What a fantastic blog from one of TWTC’s first ever London team actors, Abigail Poulton, as she takes a look back at Christmas at Kew, “When Twilight Falls”! Be sure to visit Abigail’s blog here: http://driveanddetermination.blogspot.co.uk/

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