In the Wings success stories

Two of the leading lights of Bexhill-based In The Wings Youth Theatre Company, Jade Batson and Tyler Sargent, will soon be leaving to further their careers in the entertainment arts.

Jade had been accepted at The University of Chichester, to study for a B Mus (Hons) degree in Vocal Performance and Tyler has been offered a scholarship to study for four years at the Urdang Academy in London, leading to a BA(Hons) in dance and musical theatre.

They are both busy raising funds and sponsorship for their own maintenance during their years of training.

Both Jade and Tyler can be seen in leading roles in the In The Wings next production - FAME the musical - at The Izzard Theatre, Bexhill College on August 5/6, performances at 7.30pm both days, and 2.30pm matinee on August 6. Tickets £12.50 for adults and £8 for children 15 and under available om 01424 732099. In The Wings also has two events in the next month to raise funds. Firstly, an opportunity to visit an Open Garden on July 3 at Whydown Manor, Whydown with two sessions from 10am-1pm and 1-4pm. Refreshments will be available and there is free entertainment from In The Wings. Tickets can be obtained on 07762812825.

Secondly, another of the popular In The Wings quiz nights on July 9 at St Stephens Church Hall, Woodsgate Park, at 7pm. Places may be booked for £6 per person, this includes nibbles (bring your own drink). Reserve your seat at 07989781526.