Tag Archives: Performance

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.

Posted in From the Classroom | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

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 […]

Continue reading

Posted in From the Classroom | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in From the Classroom, Student Voice | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Polyclub 2016

The Polyclub performed yesterday to both the Junior and Senior Assembly. We have been working on this performance for the past three months, rehearsing after school and lots in the recent holidays. The performance is made up of three cultures: representing … Continue reading

Posted in Extra-Curricular | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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!

Posted in Events, From the Classroom | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Upcoming: Winter Wander

As part of the Winter Wander, there will be two Drama performances (these will be performed again on Wednesday evening as well, 5pm and 7pm) details below:

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sheliah Winn – Shakespeare Competition

Sheliah Winn was a really great experience for our group of actors representing four different year groups from Year 9 to Year 12. Most of us were involved last year where we also did a scene from A Midsummer Night’s … Continue reading

Posted in Extra-Curricular, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Wahine – Drama Performances

The Level Two Drama students presented their devised pieces of drama last week at the Wellington Museum on Queen’s Wharf. It was a great night. The audience, of more than 50 people, traveled around the museum and watched the different groups … Continue reading

Posted in From the Classroom, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Upcoming: Level One Drama Productions

After a term of rehearsing, the two Y11 Drama classes will perform two plays this coming Tuesday at 5.30pm and 7pm in the DPR. The performances are intended for an audience so we would encourage you to come along and … Continue reading

Posted in Events, From the Classroom | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Variety Show

The Variety Show was a great experience, getting up in front of the school, family and friends and performing. It was really culturally diverse this year, from Jiajing playing the Koto and Senuka playing the Sri Lankan drums. But the true highlight … Continue reading

Posted in Extra-Curricular | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment