The Arts

Jonny Hoskin

Bedford School Boy to Tread the Boards with the NYMT

Lower Sixth Former Jonny Hosking, has been invited to join the esteemed National Youth Music Theatre company (NYMT), following a round of national auditions held over the last few months. Jonny was up against hundreds of young people chasing the highly sought after places.

Pupils from Dauntsey’s Perform at the School’s Annual Rockfest Concert

Dauntsey’s Pupils Stage Rockfest 2018

Dauntsey’s has staged its annual Rockfest concert to a sell-out audience.  Nine acts from the Lower School and twelve from the Upper School took to the stage to perform a wide range of numbers, all exhibiting great talent and enthusiasm.

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Planets, Aliens and Star Warriors

Derby Grammar Junior School’s Year 4’s English topic on descriptive writing has wowed parents at the Class Assembly which took place on Friday 9 March, as two pieces of class work have resulted in a stage performance!

Rossall School Beauty and the Beast - Aryan Tamakuwala and Georgia Oldham

Rossall perform a tale as old as time

Students from Rossall School took to the stage to perform the Disney classic, Beauty and the Beast. Since the show was cast in September, expectations have been high and the excitement came to a head for the first performance.

Jonathan Akerman

Young Marimbist Wows Festival

Congratulations to Brentwood School Sixth Former Jonathan Akerman for making the finals of the Stratford & East London Music Festival’s Young Musician of the Year Competition.

Bede's 'Oliver!' - Oliver, Mr Bumble, Widow Corney and the Workhouse Children

Bede’s ‘Oliver!’ Leaves Audiences Wanting More

Bede’s production of ‘Oliver!’ at the Devonshire Park Theatre in Eastbourne this week marks the school’s Drama department latest foray into the world of musical theatre, which treats the audience to a thrilling whirlwind of drama, music and dance.

Alex Watson

Composing Success for Talented Alex Watson

Bedford School Lower Sixth Former Alex Watson was recently selected as one of the 32 finalists in the Young Composers’ Competition. This prestigious competition awards and recognises talented young composers from across the world.

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The Winter's Tale warms at Bancroft's

The choice of Shakespeare's "The Winter's Tale" as Bancroft's School's senior drama production seems apt considering the current weather conditions! The heart warming performances from a talented group of actors from years 11, 12 and 13 impressed.