King’s Quest

2011 marks the 400th anniversary of The King James version of the Bible and Scene Change Theatre Company will be marking it with a new project called “The Kings Quest.” Here you can find out all about the project through “The King’s Quest Blog” If you would like to book The King’s Quest for your organisation please do make a booking or contact us to find out more.

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King’s Quest Finishes tour at George Greens Secondary School, Tower Hamlets.

The King’s Quest finished last Tuesday at George Greens School on the Isle of Dogs.  It was our first venture this term into a secondary school and working with year 8. We rehearsed the play with 70 children who at the beginning of the process wanted to stay cool and not give too much away,...

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King’s Quest at Highfield Primary School, Hillingdon.

Last week our King’s Quest drama project visited Highfield Primary school in Hillingdon for the penultimate performance of the year. Amie Buhari and David Pollendine worked with around 60 children from year 5 and year 6 exploring the history of the King James translation of the bible and the implications for our country.  While a...

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The King’s Quest at St Johns and St Clements, East Dulwich

Last Friday Scene Change Theatre Company took King’s Quest to St John’s and St Clements Primary school in East Dulwich. The school had no space for us to work in the afternoon so the challenge was for us to work with the children both before and after the break and put on a performance by...

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The King’s Quest at St Lukes School, West Norwood

Last Thursday SCTC visited St Luke’s School in West Norwood. We worked with a class of 30 children to put on our play about the history and legacy of The King James Bible. We usually work with double or even triple this number, so it was nice to work with a smaller number and be able...

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The King’s Quest goes to St Stephen’s School, Westminster.

Last week we went to The King’s Quest to St Stephen’s Primary School. It was organised in under a week after another school had cancelled. It meant the 70 children we worked with had been given the good news that they had been picked to go off curriculum and spend a day doing drama. Perhaps this...

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The King’s Quest at Hazlemere C of E School, Bucks

On Monday 21st November SCTC took The King’s Quest to Hazlemere C of E school in Bucks. We worked with 60 children from across year 5 and 6 and managed to put on a quality performance at the end of the day to the rest of the school. The challenge of the day is not...

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The King’s Quest at Manor Farm School, Hazlemere.

Today Scene Change Theatre Company (SCTC) took The King’s Quest to Manor Farm Community School in Hazlemere. It was a day when the King James Bible was officially remembered at Westminster Abbey. We had tickets to the ceremony but exploring this unique English translation of the Bible with Year 4 at Manor Farm School was...

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The King’s Quest at Stockwell Primary School, Lambeth

Yesterday SCTC took The King’s Quest play to Stockwell primary school to work with 50 year 5 children.  As the children filed into a lovely big modern hall there was a lot of excitement about what they were going to do. The first 20 minutes is always spent on warming the children up and introducing...

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The King’s Quest at St Leonards Primary school, Streatham.

Today on Tuesday 7th November Scene Change Theatre took The King’s Quest to St Leonard’s Primary School in Streatham. David Pollendine and Amie Buhari worked with 60 children from Year 4 and Year 5 looking at the history of The King James Bible and how it has impacted our culture.  Amie started the day with...

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The King’s Quest at St John The Divine School, Camberwell

Last week The King’s Quest continued its tour of London schools visiting St john The Divine Primary school in Camberwell. Amie Buhari and David Pollendine worked with 70 children from year 4 and year 6 throughout  the day before putting on a performance to the school.  The children become the cast of Scene Change Theatre company and...

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