Category Archives: Arts, Media, Music & Drama

Year 11 Drama Performances

Year 11 Drama Students performed their GCSE plays last week in front of their examiner. The evening was a rollercoaster of emotions with six short performances ranging from the comic to tragic. The evening begun in an officer’s dug out during World War One where new recruit Raleigh played by Joe Summer met his fellow officers. He was re-united with…

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London Philharmonia Orchestra’s Gifted and Talented Strings programme

Congratulations to Hebe in Year 12, who was put forward to take part in the London Philharmonia Orchestra’s Gifted and Talented Strings programme. Hebe said, “I was given the opportunity to have coaching sessions with some of the incredibly talented professional musicians from the orchestra and play with them in a concert with the full orchestra. It was an amazing and…

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Year 8 Pantomimes

Last week saw our Year 8 students don colourful costumes and grace the stage for their pantomime performances. Four groups won the year-wide competition with the chance to perform on stage to an audience. Their original 10 minute pantomime versions of stories such as; Cinderella, Jack and the Beanstalk and Little Red Riding Hood were highly entertaining and the audiences…

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Drama: Steve Miller Workshop

On Friday 20th January Our Year 10,12 and 13 Drama students enjoyed a workshop run by Steve Miller, from renowned theatre company Frantic Assembly. Their aim is to create visually engaging theatre through their physical performance style alongside music and text. Frantic assembly are a popular practitioner for students to study at GCSE and A level and through the workshop…

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