Players commission film to promote stage show

Belper Players have produced a fantastic youtube video to promote their next production – Nickleby A Tale For Christmas.

With the help of Louis Vella, of Softworks Live, the players created a short film to atmospheric music and it has already had hundreds of hits online.

The players are staging the world premiere of the production which as been adapted and directed by Larry Waller.

The exciting new production uses physical theatre and original music to bring Charles Dickens’ classic story to the Strutts Centre, in Derby Road, Belper,  next month.

The powerful play is full of larger than life characters and will be performed from Tuesday December 4 until Saturday December 8 at 7.30pm with a matinee performance on December 8.

For more details about the play go to the Belper Players website or contact Joyce Towle on 01335 370827. You can also follow the players on twitter @BelperPlayersADS

Click here to see the Belper Players short film

For more about the cinematographer Louis Vella go to