Join lost budding scientist Jina on her adventure home, empowered by some of history’s super-STEM women.Digital-coder Ada Lovelace, glamorous inventor Hedy Lamarr, ‘radiating’ Marie Curie and pioneering astronaut Mae Jemison are amongst those offering Jina scientific gifts of curiosity, courage, creativity, persistence and open-mindedness, to help her find her way and follow her dreams to become a scientist!
This enchanting and witty new show featuring a wealth of music from rap to Motown, jazz, opera and musical theatre and ‘ingeniously presented puppetry’, aims to inspire a new generation.
Created and produced by HMDT Music
Suitable for everyone aged 8+
Running Time: 50 minutes
Written by Rachel Barnett-Jones
Composer/Music Director Jenny Gould
Directed by Clare Whistler
Designed by Sophia Lovell Smith
Performed by Ruth Calkin and Andrea Sadler (puppeteers)
Sung by Nadine Benjamin, Eloise Eisenberg, Jessica Gillingwater, Abigail Kelly, Susan Moore and the I Can Sing! Children’s Chorus with the STEM Sisters Band directed by Jenny Gould
Made possible with the support of Arts Council England
Photos: Clive Barda