The town’s MP visited the Stables Theatre in the Old Town on Saturday (August 30) to give her support to students from Hastings holding their final rehearsals of a selection of extracts from Shakespeare’s plays.
The show, called
Ms Rudd: “Being the year of Shakespeare’s 450th birthday, it is most fitting that the Summer Youth Theatre Programme in Hastings will be performing a selection of extracts from Shakespeare’s plays. I would like to congratulate Niall and all the young people and parents who have generously given up their time to be a part of this fantastic, voluntary project. We all benefit from their commitment and dedication. I am constantly amazed and impressed by the level of talent we have available here in Hastings and Rye. It is clear the students have worked tirelessly over the last three weeks.”