Sea Stories – International Youth Arts Festival Royal Gala Performance

Jeremy James Taylor

A special performance of Sea Stories in the Rose Theatre Main House with celebrity guests and a VIP reception.

This year’s Royal Gala performance is Sea Stories – a triple bill of music theatre works inspired by the sea. They are The Upside Down Sailor by Roxanna Panufnik and Richard Stilgoe, The Golden Vanity by Benjamin Britten, and Sinbad the Sailor by David Nield and Jeremy James Taylor who directs.

Game of Thrones’ Robert Pugh will be narrating, and Angellica Bell (The One Show) will make a special acting appearance.

Seafarer Tony Bullimore whose dramatic survival story inspired The Upside Down Sailor, will be attending a special Q&A session before the show, hosted by Richard Stilgoe.

A limited number of exclusive Gala tickets are available. These tickets include:

  • Pre-show reception with drinks and canapés (provided by Hawkers Bar and Brasserie) in  our VIP bar
  • Best seats in the house
  • Complimentary interval drinks
  • Post show reception
  • The opportunity to meet our celebrity patrons and supporters

HRH The Earl of Wessex KG GCVO will be attending in his role as President of Creative Youth, the charity that delivers the festival.

DoubleTree by Hilton Kingston is supporting the International Youth Arts Festival 2017 Gala.

VIP Gala tickets £40 (including drinks and canapés)
To book your Gala tickets please contact Phil at only tickets available through the Rose Box Office.

Suitable for all ages
£10 – £15

There will be a matinee performance of Sea Stories at 1.30pm

Event Details
  • Start Date
    13th July 2017 19:30
  • Location
    Rose Theatre Main House
  • Venue
  • Organizer
    International Youth Arts Festival
  • Category
  • Address
    24-26 High Street, Kingston, KT1 1HL