Following the success of ‘Magic of the Musicals’, Year 9 and 10 Students have been taking part in workshops with professional artists. These have been funded from the profit made from the Show.
On Wednesday 27th January, dancer Steph from ‘Yorkshire Dance’ ran taster sessions in Contemporary Dance in the Schools purpose built Dance Studio. A number of students have consequently joined dance sessions at the Yorkshire Dance Studios in Leeds Centre which are free of charge. An initiative to encourage young people to develop their technique, performance and choreographic skills in dance, whilst making new friends and keeping fit.
On Monday 1st February, Yr 9 and 10 students were treated to a drama/acting workshop run by Dave Cartwright from ‘Manic Chord’ Theatre Company. They experienced – ‘Developing a character ‘and ‘Gender Perception’.
Future projects are in the planning stages but include a Lads Theatre Project and a Performance of Manic Chord’s newly written piece, in the Spring.
Look out for the dates in our events calendar!