West End performer visits Colyton

PUBLISHED: 17:32 13 August 2010

mhv colyton

mhv colyton

Archant

WEST End performer Keisha Atwell held a workshop with children at Colyton Grammar School.

The Hairspray actress sang and dance with the children and talked about her career at the Back to Broadway event.

Mike Bearcroft, the event’s managing director, said: “It’s been fantastic – one of our best schools. We are opening a year round one due to popular demand. Keisha has done a great job and is a very talented lady.”

The children performed in front of 100 people in aid of the charity Children’s Hospice South West. They had five days to learn a musical.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Midweek Herald. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Midweek Herald