THE RAILWAY CHILDREN
Music by ALEX PARKER | Book & Lyrics by KATIE LAM | Based on the novel by E.NESBIT
A CONCERT READING
As part of the inaugural GUILDFORD SUMMER CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL, Alex Parker and Katie Lam are thrilled to be presenting the premiere outing of their new musical version of E.Nesbit's classic novel THE RAILWAY CHILDREN.
Featuring a ten- strong cast and twelve- piece orchestra accompanying the night, this soaring new score brings the timeless novel to life in a whole new fashion. This promises to be a musical evening to remember.
The cast includes DEBORAH CROWE (Mother), DAVID BIRRELL (Father), GINA BECK (Bobbie), EDD CAMPBELL BIRD (Peter), LAUREN MORRIS (Phyllis), DANIEL CROSSLEY (Mr Schpansky), PAUL BAKER (Mr Perks), MAGGIE SERVICE (Mrs Perks), JONATHAN DUDLEY (Jim), JACK CHISSICK (Old Gentleman) and JACK McCANN (Mr Connolly).
Conducted by ALEX PARKER
Orchestra led by EMILY DAVIS
Orchestrations by MARTIN HIGGINS