Tag Archives: Drama

L3 Drama – Devised Performances

Congratulations to the Year 13 Drama students who performed their devised dramas last week. The topics ranged from personal stories inspired by family members, to explorations of historical events from the Newlands area. The performances were exceptional.

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Flashback – Melodramas

Congratulations to all the Year 11s involved in Tuesday night’s Melodramas. A large audience came to boo, hiss and cheer the nine performances. The standard was exceptional and bodes well for the Year 11 Term Three productions. Vladamir and his Violent Vision Presented by Briana Head, Heipua Leota-Mene, Sean Rennwandt, Mitchell Laws Will Mea manage […]

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Flashback – Slow Lane – L2 Drama Trip

News from February 2016 that never quite got published… Last week the Level Two Drama students went to the City and Sea Museum and also visited a nearby Fringe Festival performance of Slow Lane. The performance was created by Binge … Continue reading

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The Private War of Corporal Cooper – L3 Drama Production

Directed by Kiya Basabas and performed by Chantel Gates and Mitchell Laws. This was an intimate play staged in a really mature way by these three Y13 students. Congratulations to them for putting on such an outstanding production over the last … Continue reading

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Revenge of the Amazons – L3 Drama Production

Last night the Level Three Drama Class presented Revenge of the Amazons by Jean Betts and William Shakespeare. Tonight is the final night to see this outstanding production which is full of laughs and exceptional performances! 7pm, in the DPR and … Continue reading

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Flashback – New Zealand Festival

News from 2016 that never quite got posted… The New Zealand Festival brings the best live arts experiences from across the world to audiences in Wellington, New Zealand. Thanks to a fabulous School Fest programme, over 100 Newlands College students were … Continue reading

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Create1World – Massey University

Massey University invites high school students in years 9 to 13 to enter the Create1World 2017 competition. The competition requires you to use your creativity to create an art piece that encourages audiences to join together as a global community … Continue reading

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Arts Awards 2016

A number of Y12 students were acknowledged again with distinction and nominations for the major awards in Acting, Dance, Music, Polyclub, Kapa Haka, Creative Writing, Visual Arts, Media, and Behind the Scenes. The major awards winners from Y12 included: Kiya … Continue reading

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Wheeler’s Luck

Level Two Drama presents ‘Wheeler’s Luck’. The play was directed by Mr Cargill and staged over two nights in the last week of term. Congratulations to all involved!

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Dream Seer

Level Two Drama presents ‘Dream Seer’ by Kerry Lynch. The play was directed by Ms Matheson and staged over two nights in the last week of term. Congratulations to all involved!

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