Hornchurch theatre staff fundraising for its performing arts projects by taking on Brentwood Half Marathon
PUBLISHED: 12:00 04 March 2019 | UPDATED: 07:33 05 March 2019
Staff at a community venue are in training for this year's Brentwood Half Marathon to raise money for its projects helping to discover and nurture talent.
Artistic director Douglas Rintoul, relationships officer Tom Lowe and front of house assistant and a former Youth Theatre Member Ellie Hutley from the Queen’s Theatre, Billet Lane, Hornchurch, will all be taking part in the event on Sunday, March 17.
Head of finance Elaine Darran will also be participating in the 5k fun run on the same day and the group have set a fundraising target of £2,000.
The Queen’s Theatre offers a variety of programmes that enables everyone the chance to discover and nurture their performing arts talents across Havering, east London and Essex with people of all ages and backgrounds.
This includes producing high quality productions involving the local community, training young people in theatre skills both on stage and behind the scenes and assisting schools in delivering the curriculum in an innovative way.
Donations received will contribute towards continuing this work that promotes creativity, helps build confidence and enables participants to develop new skills and make like-minded new friends.
To donate, visit hereo r call the Queen’s Theatre’s Box Office on 01708 443333.
For more information about the Queen’s Theatre Hornchurch visit queens-theatre.co.uk