Archive for February 2011

A Message of Thanks

  I would like to say a massive thank-you to parents and students for their incredible support on Sunday. The entire stage, sub-stage and Gym were cleared of enormous amounts of material, two skips were filled! This work has meant that the College can now press ahead with the re-development of the stage area and the…

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The Rehearsal and Promotional Photo shoot!

Following the dress rehearsal on Sunday and the first performance on Wednesday afternoon to Charlton House; there is a real sense that the ‘curtain is about rise’ on this years school production. Mr. Heron ( 3 Men & a Suit) has yet again provided the College with some stunning pictures of the cast. They capture…

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Behind the Scenes – Back-up Crew

  With over 30 back-up crew, consisting of stage -hands and technical staff  (sound and lighting) the cast of 40 are very well supported. The play itself is very much the ‘tip of an iceberg’ and I continue to admire the dedication of the students and staff involved, if you’re watching one of the performances…

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Behind the Scenes – Make-Up and Costume

The frantic work that goes on behind the scenes is typified by the make-up and costume crew. Mrs Ingram,Laura Ingram and Mrs O’Donovan have done  remarkable work modifying and creating uniforms for the cast. Mrs Vandervelde, Mrs Gallagher,Mrs Goodman,Mrs Rolph, along with year 11 students are now very well versed in the application of Grease paint! The Biology…

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