News Category: Drama & Theatre
Mar 22 Musical Theatre Achievement
Isabella Bickerdike, Year 7 student, represented St Aidan’s School at the Harrogate Festival for Musical Theatre. Isabella won the Edward Long Memorial Trophy for Musical Theatre Solo Singing in her class this year. Congratulations on this great achievement!
Mar 21 Young Reviewer Scheme
Year 12 English Literature and Drama student Sophie Robinson is representing St Aidan’s on the Harrogate Theatre ‘Young Reviewer’ scheme, in which one Sixth Former from each school is offered the opportunity to review selected performances staged throughout the year at Harrogate Theatre. To replicate the deadlines of the profession, students are given just one […]
Nov 27 Sister Act Review
When the film “Sister Act” was released in 1992, it rapidly became a worldwide box-office hit and helped to cement Whoopi Goldberg’s position as one of the great comic film actors of her generation. Fast-forward fourteen years, and the story of nightclub singer Deloris Van Cartier’s experiences of living in a convent under a witness-protection […]
Oct 11 Harvest Festival
On 10th October we held a joyous harvest celebration in Constance Green Hall. Junior choir and chamber choir sang, we enjoyed some thought provoking drama, some reflective dance and a fantastic sermon from Rev Jimmy Lawrence from Otley Parish Church. Our harvest tin collection has been bigger than ever this year with hundreds of tins […]
Please find attached information relating to our production in November. SISTER ACT CAST LIST 2018 SISTER ACT CAST MEMBER INFORMATION FORM SISTER ACT – FOR THOSE WHO MISSED OUT SISTER ACT CAST LETTER
Jun 12 Lighting Workshop Year 9-11
We’re holding a lighting workshop for year 9 – 11 who are interested in being involved with the tech team. The workshop date is to be confirmed but will be in the last couple of weeks of term. Due to popular demand, students will need to fill out an application form. The letter and application […]
May 11 Sister Act
We are delighted to announce the audition dates for the new school production, Sister Act. Please find links to documents containing all the information needed to audition for current students and also for newcomers into the Sixth Form. SISTER ACT AUDITION INFORMATION SISTER ACT AUDITION INFORMATION NEWCOMERS
Dec 05 School of Rock 2017
21-25 November 2017 One of the biggest hits currently running in the West End, School of Rock tells the uplifting story of wannabe rock god and loveable layabout Dewey Finn, who pretends to be a teacher (his best friend Ned Schneebly) and ends up bringing the joy of music to the exclusive but uptight Horace […]
Sep 12 School of Rock Cast List
SCHOOL OF ROCK CAST LIST SEPT 2017 Please find attached the latest cast list. Preparations are well underway and we look forward to welcoming you to the show!
Jul 03 School of Rock Cast List
The School of Rock cast list is now available. Please follow the links below: SCHOOL OF ROCK FULL CAST LIST CASTING INFORMATION SCHOOL OF ROCK CAST MEMBER INFORMATION FORM Thank you to everyone involved in the process and congratulations to our cast!
Jun 27 Spotlight 2017
Spotlight 2017 Spotlight will held on the 5th July until 7th July. It starts at 7 pm and ticket prices are £3.50-£5.50. Tickets are available from www.positickets.co.uk
Apr 25 Spotlight Auditions
These will take place on Tuesday 2nd May (Year 7), Tuesday 9th May (year 8), Thursday 11th May (Year 9). They will take place in the main hall from 3.45pm. Please see the letter here We look forward to welcoming everyone at these auditions.
Mar 29 Spotlight
St. Aidan’s ever popular KS3 show, Spotlight, will be returning for its 9th year this summer. We are looking for singers, dancers and actors in years 7-9 to take part. The launch will take place on Tuesday 4th April at 1.00pm in the gym (not CGH as previously advertised). Come along to find out about […]
Mar 21 School of Rock Auditions
The School of Rock Auditions are taking place after the Easter break. Please click the link below for more information.. SCHOOL OF ROCK AUDITION INFORMATION 2017
Oct 13 West Side Story
Our Annual production is on its way! WEST SIDE STORY Tuesday 22nd – Saturday 26th November Constance Green Hall 7.00 pm Adults £10 Concessions £8 Non-allocated tiered seating Doors open 6.30 pm (Please note that latecomers may not be seated until a suitable break in the performance) WEST SIDE STORY is arguably one of […]
News about the results from the West Side Story auditions and further information
Actors, Singers and Dancers wanted for an exciting and ambitious production of Bernstein’s Multi Award winning musical WEST SIDE STORY.
Jan 22 Plaudits for Matthew Coulton
Former student Matthew has been recommended by John Byrne, journalist working for The Stage as an actor to watch in 2016.
Jan 18 A real snapshot of talent
Snapshot Youth Theatre Company, touring from Perth, Western Australia joined forces with some of the best St. Aidan’s talent to create two halves of an evening showcasing a wide range of performing arts
With Barry Manilow’s music and lyrics ringing in their ears, packed audiences enjoyed six performances full of music and passion in Constance Green Hall.