And we’re back! Hope everyone had a lovely Christmas holiday and happy new year to everyone.
Lots going on this term, as usual:
January: rehearsals are already under way for our Rep season which will be performed in the Milton Court Theatre, this years productions for the season are Fury and Detroit. Rehearsals have also started for our devised piece, Towers. In classes, our first years are busy with Associated Studies, look out for further posts about them trying out other pathways and learning new skills in Design Realisation, Video, Costume or Theatre Technology. Straight after Associated Studies, the first year will move on to the Group Project – last year we were invited into a den of mythical monsters in the Tech Lab, what will be this years theme?
February: Detroit and Fury will open in the Milton Court Theatre, Fury on the 1st and Detroit on the 4th. Towers will then open in the Milton Court Studio on Monday 11th. A Midsummer Night’s Dream will open in the Silk Street Theatre on Monday 25th. The first years will show off their Group Projects on Friday 1st, then it’s back into lessons for everyone and crewing the opera for Group B, as well as working on the Whole School Project at the end of the month.
March: this is interview time in the Stage Management department for next academic year’s students – good luck to all who are coming for interviews! The showing’s for the second year actors Musical Theatre Project will take place this month, supported by Stage Management students. This terms Opera Scenes production will open in the Milton Court Studio on Wednesday 20th, with Orestes opening in the Silk Street Theatre on Friday 22nd. We will be having a Whole School Undergraduate Open Day on Sunday 24th March, which takes place just before World Theatre Day on Wednesday 27th. Term will end for Easter on Friday 29th for everyone to have a well deserved rest!