Your chance to win tickets to see NZINGABETH! Or When Ana Met Virginia in Weston

PUBLISHED: 10:29 19 January 2017 | UPDATED: 10:29 19 January 2017

The show will be performed at Weston-super-Mare's Tropicana.

The show will be performed at Weston-super-Mare's Tropicana.


A show which brings two historic queens together to chat about politics, current affairs and the novelties of modern life is heading to Weston-super-Mare in March.

Theatre @ The Bay, at the Tropicana in Marine Parade, will host NZINGABETH! Or When Ana Met Virginia’ on March 11 at 7.30pm.

The show unites two crucial characters of history, African Queen Ana Nzinga and Queen Elizabeth I to chew the fat over important elements of the modern world, including race, gender and politics.

But not only does this show raise some thought-provoking questions, it is also an entertaining stage experience packed with music, colourful costumes and expert performing.

The thought-provoking show is produced by Storytree, The Bluebirds and Four of Swords Theatre and challenges racial and gender stereotypes through a dynamic mix of music and theatre.

The Mercury has teamed up with The Bluebirds to offer two lucky readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to see NZINGABETH! Or When Ana Met Virginia on March 11 at 7.30pm.

The competition will close at 10am on January 27.

Usual Archant rules apply and the editor’s decision is final.

By entering this competition you agree to be contacted by Archant.

Competition closed

Thanks for your interest but this competition has now closed

Comments have been disabled on this article.

More from Weston Mercury


A pedestrian has been killed in a crash in involving a lorry.

Read more

A concert featuring some of Weston’s most popular acts will come to the Grand Pier this Christmas.

Read more

The first of this year’s Go Kids Go! money has been spent by a Weston-based scout group.

Read more

A Mead Vale youngster has sold handmade festive goods to help those who need food over Christmas.

Read more

An artist hoping to remind people of the ‘true meaning of Christmas’ has created a 20ft angel in Locking Castle.

Read more
Yesterday, 21:00

Festive fliers have been advised to pack presents in their hold luggage to avoid them being unwrapped at security.

Read more
Yesterday, 18:00

Girls from across the Extend Learning Academies Network in Weston came together for an inter-schools football tournament.

Read more
Yesterday, 17:00

Weston stroke survivors could benefit from a ‘life-changing’ new rehabilitation programme.

Read more
Yesterday, 16:00

A couple’s home was raided while they were partying the night away at a police ball. The story featured in the Weston Mercury and Somerset Herald 50 years ago.

Read more
Yesterday, 15:00

Indie rock band The Zutons will perform in Bristol next spring.

Read more

Most Read Entertainment

Read Online

Read the Weston Worle and Somerset Mercury e-edition E-edition

Local Weather

Heavy Showers

Heavy Showers

max temp: 10°C

min temp: 4°C

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Send Your Letters
Order Photos
Family notices
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Newsletter Sign Up

Weston Mercury twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Hot Jobs

Show Job Lists