Dogs make school acting debuts

It’s not only students starring in this year’s Christmas production at Chilton Trinity – they also have pet dogs Willow and Jasmine making their acting debuts.

Willow the Beagle will star in the Legally Blonde production on 10th and 12th December, playing the part of Rufus, along with Jasmine the Cockapoo who will be play Bruiser.

Willow, aged 9, and Jasmine have already become a popular part of the wonderful school community.

Willow is owned by teacher Nicola Helps.

She said: “Students love talking to Willow and taking her for walks. She is incredibly popular. It is a pleasure bringing her into school and she wants to come all the time now.”

Chilton Trinity has an incredible performing arts and music department, and have produced hit after hit in their shows over the last 10 years.