Welcome to Drama! This lively subject has the extra rewards of a fully functional drama studio equipped with lighting desk, adjustable curtains and special rubber flooring. It is important for students to gain the best opportunity to explore the Genre of theatre and through this safe learning environment and the resources offered to them; KS3 and GCSE students can achieve this.

Drama also helps students to develop their communicational skills, team skills and presentational skills while building confidence both in the classroom and outside of school.

Key Stage 3

Year 11


Extra Curricular Drama

Performing Arts club runs afterschool weekly and is offered to all year groups. The club enables students to participate in a range of drama based activities and projects throughout the year, further developing their performance skills and collaborating with students from other year groups.

The students will work towards performances throughout the year:

The Christmas concert, where they will show case their extra-curricular drama work from the Autumn term. This year we will be putting on a short whole school pantomime, which will also be performed to local primary schools.

The whole school production, which will take place at the end of the spring term. The students will have been working on this through extra-curricular sessions within the expressive Arts subjects; Drama, Art and Music.

Finally, the summer concert, whereby students are encouraged to take part in small devised performances which they will have worked on in Performing Arts club from the beginning of the summer term and will be showcased at the summer concert.