A showcase of student talent on stage in Peterborough

Little Shop of Horrors.
Little Shop of Horrors.
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Hampton College staged Little Shop of Horrors this month, with the show being judged an outstanding success, showcasing the talents of all the students involved.

Head of drama, Mr Wood, commented: “I was immediately transported back to my youth, watching the iconic film version with Steve Martin and Rick Moranis.

“What could be better in a musical than a sadistic dentist, handcuffs and a blood thirsty plant? Every year I am impressed by the commitment and professionalism of the cast and this year has been no exception. The cast have worked relentlessly learning new dances, songs, direction and characters.

“We have also had a few unique obstacles this year: we did not have a set or plant to work with until three days prior to the first show, yet the cast have remained ever so professional within rehearsals, directing all their lines to an empty chair or a scary wide-mouthed Abigail (the voice of the plant).”