An Immersive Rock Musical Parable
A story with a hidden meaning
ALICIA - The White Witch
VALIDUS - Chief White Wizard
TENEBRUS - The Evil Witch
MALUM - The Evil Wizard
IGNISUM -The Prophet of Fire
NARRATOR - The voice of the shadows.
Deep inside us all are the seeds of both love and hate.
It is a constant struggle as to which one will win.
Yet one cannot exist without the other.
Alicia is locked inside the midst of evil.
She only looks to use her powers to benefit others, which is the way of a White Witch.
She is surrounded by purveyors of evil, practitioners of magic that is only dark.
THE SHOW SOUNDS “SPOOKY” - IS IT SUITABLE FOR CHILDREN?
This is a family show suitable for children 7 - 15 , but we strongly recommend they are accompanied by an adult.
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
If you want to dress for the immersive experience, then we’d love you to wear something wizardly wonderful. Champagne is always presented to the the Quirkiest Character! There is no dress policy as today no one would recognise a witch passing by them in the street. Dress how you want to - just enjoy the show!
CAN I RESERVE A TABLE?
Seating will be arranged on very long tables. We will seat you and your party as you arrive.
IS THE VENUE WHEELCHAIR FRIENDLY?
DO YOU CATER FOR SPECIAL DIETARY REQUIREMENTS?
"Parva Prandium" (A light bite) is Gluten-free, Vegan and Vegetarian.
If in doubt SHOUT OUT by email
Soup from the Cauldron with a Witches Jacket Potato
IS THERE A REFUND POLICY?
All purchases (tickets, drinks and food) are sold as non-refundable. You may change the name on your tickets without charge,but we are unable to offer refunds regardless of circumstances.
Creators of WhiteWitch smoking cocktails
"You can have anything you want ,
if you are willing to give up the belief you can't have it"
ACT ONE - DARK
THE CHURCH BELLS
Traditionally church bells ring out to summons those to congregate and await the commencing of an event.The bells are also believed by some to drive away the forces of evil.
THE WITCHES SPELL CHANT
This ancient chant is taken from original archives and is an arrangement of an actual witches spell.
ROOM WITHOUT A WINDOW
Despair and hopelessness surround Alicia.
Belief will save her, despair will kill her.
THE SEASON OF THE WITCH
The 'Wheel of the Year’ marks the annual cycle of seasonal celebrations, known as sabbats or esbats.
I PUT A SPELL ON YOU
Tenebrus is determined to maintain discipline within her coven.
Her power is legendary.
She wraps "The susceptible" into a web of malice.
BLACK MAGIC WOMAN
He has no interest in love - only possession.
Secretly he loves Tenebrus.
PAINT IT BLACK
Malum and Tenebris
A witch's mind is evil but not narrow.
Their world is dark but still they see colour.
They see the uncorrupted, which only serves to emphasize their own depth of darkness.
RING AROUND THE ROSIE
Ensemble - Witches
This circular chanting dance, with the touching of hands, dates back to well before the 18th century.
A ring is formed, one person is placed in the centre, and all dance around.
THE SOUND OF SILENCE
Validus( Hooded figure Malum )
The cloaked figure is Malum.
Validus recognises the need for meaningful communication- what point is there in talking when no one listens?
WE GOTTA GET OUT OF THIS PLACE
Recognizing that “enough is enough,” Alicia wrestles with her conscience. She tries to persuade a disbelieving Tenebrus that there's a better life out there, even though she cannot imagine leaving the Darkness.
He prophesies that all witches will inevitably burn, believing that they are beyond change or reform.
THE MYSTERY OF ’THE WIZARDS DREAM’
Validus and Ignisum and Ensemble
Validus realises that quality of life is within his own destiny. He seeks ‘a new sun’ - light replacing darkness.
Both can hear the pull of Angels seeking a better destiny for their souls.
I BELIEVE I CAN FLY
Alicia has started to believe that her visions can become reality, that belief can transcend possibility.
CHURCH BELLS RING TO END ACT ONE
ACT TWO - LIGHT
CHURCH BELLS TO COMMENCE ACT TWO
Conviction has taken Alicia to the edge, certain that love will transform her life and remove the darkness.
THE POWER OF LOVE
Validus and Alicia
Validus and Alicia tell the world how a 'force from above' keeps ‘bad at bay’ and 'scares darkness away’.
DON’T LET ME BE MISUNDERSTOOD
She wants desperately to forget her dark history but knows that her “other side” is still there to be found.
Her regrets are sincere and she pleads for her guilt to be cleansed.
I WANNA BREAK FREE
Seeing Alicia full of light, Tenebrus, along with the other witches, recognises that a life of good
and the chance for everyone to love and be loved is more than just a possibility.
She doesn’t want to end up living alone in the darkness, but is scared to lose the comfort of her evil sisterhood.
THE SPELL OF PROTECTION
This actual spell is still considered essential for those who feel under magical attack, banishing negativity and presenting purification.
YOU ARE THE REASON
Validus and Alicia
Together as a couple now, they regret not turning away from the darkside sooner.
The ensembles of white angels approve and the angelic choir chant accordingly.
For Alicia, a new life is just beginning.
Shackles now removed, she can experience the joy of freedom.
Malum, All wizards and male ensemble
The wizards sing that each breath and each moment can add new colour, until eventually a picture emerges and the colours you choose are your own.
WHITER SHADE OF PALE
Validus’ and Ensemble.
Validus sings of life being an assembly of clips in our heads- capturing moments we enjoy, but allowing those that we choose to forget to pale into insignificance.
Deep inside all of us are the seeds of both love and hate.
What we do with them is up to us.