Category Archives: Arts, Media, Music & Drama

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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Drama Trip – 101 Dalmations

On Saturday 6th January I went to see 101 Dalmatians with the School. The show was very good and it was quite clever how they made the dogs come to life using puppet like creations and actors to control the puppets and to be the voice of the dogs. Personally, my favourite character would be Cruella de’vil who was extremely…

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House Drama Competition

In the House Drama Competition, our four Houses dramatised extracts from some of Roald Dahl’s most popular stories, cast from students across the year groups from Year 7 to Sixth Form.  A number of our talented sixth formers took the lead as directors, shaping the scripts and organising rehearsals. DeLisle started proceedings with an entertaining extract from The Twits with Anna Williams…

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