The Flint Street Nativity - Dolphin Theatre
By Tim Firth
Directed by Annie Whittaker
8 – 30 November
Mizzis Horrocks’s class of seven-year-olds is about to perform their nativity play at Flint Street Junior School for their proud mums and dads – and the occasional social worker. Squabbles arise when Gabriel wants to play Mary, the Star grumbles that he’s not a proper star (like at NASA), Herod won’t stop waving to his parents and the subversive Innkeeper insists on livening up the traditional script. And then the stick insect escapes …
A community theatre production by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd and NZ Play Bureau Ltd.