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BODS stands for the Bishopshalt Operatic and Dramatic Society.  

As BODS we hold one show annually which consists primarily of our upper school students.  This show takes place in early December each year.

Auditions are open to students attending the school and take place the first week back after the summer holidays. TO SEE THE AUDITION MATERIALS CLICK HERE.

Details, including photographs, of past shows can be seen under the show headings and in the BODS Photo Album along with an independent report from our National Operatic and Dramatic Society (NODA) representative (who gives his review on the show and the performance). 

Junior BODS has been running for the last few years and is for our younger KS3 students.  These performances take place in mid July.  Auditions are held at the end of the Spring term. 

BODS contacts:

BODS:                                          Mrs Burman

Junior BODS:                             Miss Coles & Mrs K Magee

Arts College Administrator:    Mrs C Brown

Arts College Technician:          Mr T Sharp


2018 Legally Blonde

2017 Mary Poppins Jnr (Junior BODS)

2017 Beauty and the Beast

2016 High School Musical

2015 Alice in Wonderland Jnr (Junior BODS)

2015 Cabaret

2014 Cats ( Junior BODS)

2014  Footloose

2013  Grease

2013  Annie Jnr (Junior BODS)

2012  We Will Rock You

2012  Aladdin (Junior BODS)

2011  Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

2010  Our House

2010  Veruca in Outer Space (Junior BODS)

2009  Hairspray

2008  Hot Mikado

2007   Bye Bye Birdie

2006   Back to the 80s

2005  Snow White