Youngsters from Milton Keynes to star in Nativity! the Musical

The youngsters who will appear in Nativity!
The youngsters who will appear in Nativity!

Every child wants to be part of the Nativity at school during Christmas time.

And for 14 youngsters from in and around Milton Keynes will be starring exclusively in the smash hit Nativity! The Musical when it comes to town from Wednesday to Sunday November 14 to 18.

Simon Lipkin as Mr Poppy

Simon Lipkin as Mr Poppy

Marie Peedle, Kuhu Agarwal, Darcie Griffiths, Caitlin Le Roux, Daisy Reynolds, Darcy Springall, Keanne Skye O’Quinn, Adelaide Barham, Aurelia Borrelli, Regan Parker, Kaspar Cahill Ritter, Layla Waggott, Elissa Birkett and Tora Doyle will star as the students of Oakmoor School when the show comes to Milton Keynes Theatre.

It follows a series of open auditions which took place earlier this year.

They will be joining a stellar cast of West End stars including the hugely popular Simon Lipkin who will be returning as Mr Poppy after delighting audiences across the country during the shows 2017 tour.

The full cast also includes Scott Garnham who will play Mr Maddens and Ashleigh Gray plays Jennifer Lore. Joining them will be Andy Barke, Andy Brady, Jamie Chapman, Jemma Churchill, Gary Davis, Kade Ferraiolo, Ashleigh Graham, Helena Pipe and Oscar Conlon-Morrey.

Simon Lipkin appeared in the original London West End cast of Avenue Q while Ashleigh Gray has previously played Elphaba in Wicked also in the capital and on the UK tour.

Every child in every school has one Christmas wish, to star in a Nativity, and at St Bernadette’s School they’ve decided to mount a musical version.

Join teacher Mr Maddens and his crazy assistant Mr Poppy as they struggle with hilarious children, and a whole lot of sparkle and shine to make everyone’s Christmas wish come true. Featuring all of your favourite sing-a-long songs from the smash-hit films including Sparkle and Shine, Nazareth and One Night One Moment. NATIVITY! THE MUSICAL promises to be the perfect feel-good comedy for all the family.

Tickets for the show can be booked by calling the box office on 0844 871 7652 or by visiting www.atgtickets.co.uk/miltonkeynes.