King's enjoys a strong reputation for the quality of its public performances and our remit for productions is to encompass a range of genres: through musicals to Shakespeare and period plays – all alongside more serious and challenging contemporary drama.
King's is fortunate to have the facility of a large stage with good technical provision, both in terms of equipment and a skilled Theatre Production Group. Our most recent productions have been Titanic the Musical, Into the Woods, Little Shop of Horrors and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
The Senior School drama production for March 2020 will be:
The Macbeths is a modern adaptation by the King's Rochester Senior School Drama Company of Shakespeare's classic story of ambition and murder...Macbeth.
'King' Duncan's gang rule.
Returning from a fight against the King's enemies, best mates Macbeth and Banquo encounter three mysterious witches who offer them both a series of prophecies, including telling Macbeth that one day ...he will be King.
Fuelled by his own ambition and encouraged by his wife, Macbeth embarks upon a dark and murderous path...
Thomas McCarthy, Assistant Director publishes a weekly rehearsal blog: