We are honoured to be awarded first prize as the
BEST ELDERLY COMMUNITY ARTS &
ENTERTAINMENT ENTERPRISE 2023
Vanguard is a professsional theatre company that specialises in nostalgic entertainment.
We offer a fun-packed and specially devised reminiscence programme,
which includes dramatic re-enactment of radio programmes, songs and sketches
CHRISTMAS SHOW 2023
NEW SHOW 2023 - Celebrate the 1950s
7 Little Girls sitting in the Back Seat
A nostalgic show to pay tribute to the music and radio programmes of the 1950s
2 Audience members we dressed as Teddy
Performance at the Victorian Park in Portsmouth joined by the disabled performers from the Red Sauce Theatre
In 2020 the Company performed the Neil Simon play "I Ought to be in Pictures"
in the Tristan Bates theatre at the Actors' Centre in Covent Garden
to pay tribute and celebrate the playwright following his recent death.
Cast of "I Ought to be in Pictures" with Nelson as Herb Tucker
PHOTOS OF PAST PRODUCTIONS
Vanguard also has a programme of outreach work entitled 'The Home Front Experience', which allows young people to interact with authentic artefacts and participate in role play. This has augmented the work done by teachers in key Stage 2 of the National Curriculum.
Additional outreach programmes serve GCSE and "A" Level students and their teachers.
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