Rock comes to Chatteris thanks to show by students

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris - Credit: Archant

Chatteris students rocked the stage for their Christmas production this year.

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris - Credit: Archant

Pupils played to packed out audiences when they performed the School of Rock over two evenings as well as musical sections performed for the schools final Christmas assembly.

Angela King, head of performance faculty, said: “On a chilly December evening Cromwell Community College warmed up their audience with an outstanding performance of School of Rock.

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris - Credit: Archant

“Featuring 50 students ranging from Y7 to Y12, this was a fantastic, lively, entertaining show.

“It ran over two nights with a special primary school matinee for 150 visiting pupils from Glebelands, Kingfield and Thomas Eaton Primary Schools.”

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris - Credit: Archant


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Based on the cult film and with a rocking new score from Andrew Lloyd Webber, School of Rock follows slacker Dewey Finn as he turns a class of straight A students into an ear-popping, riff-scorching, all-conquering rock band.

As they prepare for the Battle of the Bands, Dewey makes them embrace the empowering message of rock.

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris

School of Rock at Cromwell Community College at Chatteris - Credit: Archant

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