"This Snow Queen is just the ticket and a reminder of why we have to nurture and look after our theatre artists"
— The Stage (The Snow Queen, 2020)
A NIE, Cambridge Junction and Tobacco Factory Theatres co-production
A brand new family adventure straight into your living room!
Join Gerda on her quest to save her best friend Kaj from the Snow Queen in the frozen north.
Featuring a broken mirror, wild woods, a Mongolian yurt, helpful crows and a reindeer or two!
Get involved and play along with the film using the accompanying activity pack.
Premiered on the 20th December 2020 at Cambridge Junction.
Download the activity pack here>> NIE-Snow-Queen-Pack
Media Partner: Cambridge Edition
Suitable for ages 5+
Produced by NIE, Cambridge Junction and Tobacco Factory Theatres
“Filmed as an online production, the audience, looking down a camera, are welcomed into the Cambridge Junction as if they’ve fallen down a rabbit hole.”
★★★★ – The Stage
“Enjoy The Snow Queen for what it actually is: Fun, eccentric and entertaining – and another fine performance by New International Encounter”
“As Christmas plans are scuppered by a real Snow Queen with protein spikes, this warm-hearted production is just the online ticket to warm up the frostiest of hearts.”
The Cambridge Critique
“fun, campy and creative; the perfect recipe for a filmed panto”
Performers: Martin Bonger, Jay Crutchley, Kieran Edwards, Joey Hickman, Stefanie Muller, Alex Murdoch, Abayomi Oniyide, Samantha Sutherland, Natisha Williams-Samuels, Richard de Winter. Guest starring Brenna John and Gary Brown.
Director: Alex Byrne
Assistant Director: Jay Crutchley
Composer: Joey Hickman
Designer: Stefanie Muller
Animation: John Harmer and Shelly Wain
Additional Vocals: Jodie Davey
Percussion – Tom Dunlea-Punnett
Story development – Rina Vergano
Production Manager: Dean Sudron
Director of Photography – Stephen Sobal
Editor – Stephen Sobal
Music Editor – Keegan Curran
Sound Design – Christian Crompton-Howes
Lead Producer – Emily Blackwell
Executive Producer – Cat Moore
Senior Producer – Sarah Crompton-Howes
Graphic Design for parcels – Nick Thompson
Photography – Claire Haigh
Design for posters/ title treatment – We Three Club
From Cambridge Junction:
Artistic Director – Matt Burman
General Manager – Helen Chamberlain
Arts Producer – Ema Boswood
Technicians – Tim Powers, Leyton Russell, Simon Talbot, Luke Webb
Marketing team – Edmund Hine & Laura Matthews
Duty Manager – Gary Brown, Chris Woods and Brenna John
Development team – Liz Hughes & Sophie Channon
Creative Learning team – Lisa Broom & Beth Bailey
From Tobacco Factory Theatres
Artistic Director – Mike Tweddle
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