Arts Festival 2011
Arts Festival 2011 will take place on Wednesday 6 and Thursday 7 July 2011.
The event is primarily for Key Stage 3 students but year 12 students will also have the opportunity to take part in the workshops and theatre trips.
A letter setting out the event is below and was sent home in October to all Key Stage 3 parents. If you have any queries please do not hestiate to contact Mrs Harvell or Mrs Magee.
The students have been given a presentation outlining the event and have also made their theatre choices
Theatre choices are:
Wednesday 6 July - Years 7 & 9 (C/D/E)
Thursday 7 July - Years 8 & 9 (M/S/W)
WORKSHOP CHOICES ARE:
Students will be asked to make their workshop choices during form time on Wednesday 9 February. If your child misses this opportunity please can they come and see Mrs Harvell (room 1) to make their choices.
We have employed a company called Trap Media to run all the workshops on both days. They are very experienced in running such workshops and dealing with students across the age ranges. We used them for our 2008 event and a photograph our Rock, Pop and Chart singing workshop is on their website.
The workshops we are going to offer are:
- Block A (Art Based Workshops) - Digital Photography / Fashion Workshop / Henna Workshop
- Block B (Dance Workshops) - Bollywood Dancing / Jive & Ceroc Dancing / Samba Dancing
- Block C (Music Workshops) - African Drumming / Samba Drumming / Rock, Pop and Chart Singing
- Block D (Performing Skills) - Magic / Circus Skills / Mime
Students will be asked to choose/prioritise the options they would like to do within each block. Click here for a summary of each workshop.