New Year, new musical!

Our BRAND NEW musical, ‘An Inspector Calls‘, is out now and already proving very popular. Although it cheekily shares a title with the famous J.B.Priestly play, the subject matter is a little different! With the backdrop of a school inspection, we witness some comical moments that highlight what a unique place a primary school is. […]

All the world’s a stage: Celebrating and reflecting on primary school life through leavers’ musical productions With Year 6 pupils across the UK preparing to move on to secondary school, Andrew Oxspring, director of Edgy Productions, talks to teachers about why end-of-year and Year 6 leavers’ musicals are so important, and shares his own experiences […]

Stage a memorable musical send-off – Primary Teacher Update

Claire Rodi is a year 6 music teacher and music coordinator at Market Habrorough C of E Academy in Liecestershire. We asked her about the school’s leavers’ musical celebrating primary school life and adding some stardust and a lot of humour to round off pupils’ time at school. What would you say are the benefits […]

A chance to shine!

David Morley from Long Meadow Primary school in Milton Keynes talks about giving children the chance to shine… Despite everyone’s best intentions to never let it happen again, the end of year ‘Leaver’s Production’ always gets left to the last minute. Everything just seems to get in the way… sports days (which inevitably get cancelled […]

Natasha Clemitshaw

Natasha Clemitshaw, Year 6 teacher at Canon Popham CE Primary School in Doncaster is our guest blogger this week. She shares the benefits of staging musical productions at primary level. “At Canon Popham CE Primary School our shared vision is to nurture our children within a happy, stimulating and caring environment. We pride ourselves on […]

Lovely feedback

Here’s some lovely feedback we received today… “We have just performed ‘Do You Remember The First Time?’ at my school. I am currently just finishing my NQT year and the school I have joined have never done an end of year show and I was determined that I would change this. Last night was our […]

Stage fright!

Just a comforting (I hope) message to all of you who are currently getting hot under the collar about your forthcoming leavers’ productions. I’m assuming that, as D-day approaches, there’s been lots of yelling, arguing, threats of cancellation, pulling out of hair, vowing never to put on a musical again…etc etc. There certainly used to […]