Just Pretend, A new musical

27 – 30 March 2019, Burntwood School,  SW17 0AQ


We were proud to stage the brand-new musical, Just Pretend, written by Steven Geraghty and Rachel Jarmy.

Creative Team

    • Director – Damian Sandys
    • Associate Director – Jamie Miller-Hughes
    • Musical Director – Harriet Oughton
    • Choreographer – Emily Bowers
  • Producer – Hannah Umlandt


Amateur Dramatics groups are expanding, but they’re not just full of failed professionals. People come from far and wide to perform, escape, find themselves, or forget. This is the story of the doctors, the teachers, the parents, and the students who pay money to hide on the amateur stage.


Dominic  | Freddy Bowen
Summer  | Katie Brier
Noah   | Alex Blackie
Andrea  | Gilly Low
Julie| Flo Nash
Tom| Jonathan Whittaker
Emma| Rachel Kitchen
Naomi| Beci Sageman
Eric | Alex Johnson
Serena  | Emma Ollis
Patrick  | Jon Haines
Edwina | Lizzie Kempson
Derek / Noah’s Dad | tbc
Amanda | Veronica Stone
Nikki/Rebecca | Ailie Donaldson


Hannah Butcher
Megan Scarff
Hannah Umlandt
Hillary Zondlak
Emma Clandon
Ian Green
Nick Dore