Arts Festival 2011


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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.

Arts Festival Powerpoint - Octo 2010


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)

      Wizard of Oz Logo     Lion King Logo   Wicked - logo


Thursday 7 July - Years 8 & 9 (M/S/W)

Shrek logo       Legally Blonde - logo     Billy Elliot - logo   


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.        

  1. Arts Festival 2011 - letter to parents (KS3) - October 2010
  2. Arts Festival 2011 - Letter to parents Y12) - October 2010
  3. KS3 letter - January 2011
  4. Consent Form
  5. Letters to Parents - setting out event (Jun 2011)