Youngsters perform at theatre


A group of talented youngsters from the local area will be taking to the stage at the beginning of next month.

HAPAning 2016 will see youngsters from the Harborough Academy of Performing Arts performing on both Saturday, February 6, and Sunday, February 7.

The show can be seen at The Lighthouse Theatre in Kettering.

Harborough Academy of Performing Arts was established in 1995.

Many ex-pupils have gone on to dance and perform professionally including on X Factor, 39 Steps UK tour and Starlight Express in Germany.

Some of the group’s performers also worked on the musical Legally Blonde performed at Kilworth House and the UK tours of Seven Brides for Seven Brothers and Steel Magnolias.

There will be two performances each day, at 2.15pm and 7pm.

Tickets for the shows are £7.50 for concessions and £10 for adults.

They are likely to sell fast so people are advised to book tickets for the show in advance.

For further information or to book tickets call the box office on 01536 414141 or visit

For more details on the range of ages and styles taught and for a summer school prospectus visit or call 01162792194.