Go! on another busy year at Guildhall. Welcome back to returning students and welcome to our new first year students. We’re already in rehearsals for Red Velvet, the first production of this year.
Important dates for the diary this term include:
October: Red Velvet will open in the Milton Court Studio on Monday 14th, with The Wheel hot on its heels, opening on Monday 21st in the Milton Court Theatre. Other going’s on include Stage Management Day on Thursday 10th, organised by the Stage Management Association and the UK Theatre Awards will be taking place on Sunday 27th.
November: our first opera of the year, La Fedeltà Premiata, will open in the Silk Street Theatre on Monday 4th. Autumn Opera Scenes will then open in the Milton Court Studio on Thursday 28th. Our final production of the term, Provok’d, will then open in the Silk Street Theatre on Friday 29th. Our graduation ceremony will take place on Friday 1st and we have our Production Arts department Open Day on Thursday 7th. Guildhall will be attending TheatreCraft on 11th November at the Royal Opera House, an event for 16-30 year olds who want to work in theatre but not be onstage as a performer. And November will be rounded off by Love Theatre Day on Wednesday 20th.
Our first year students will be taking part in classes including Photoshop, cueing to music, marking up, amongst others. They will also be visiting theatres and hire houses all over London. Keep checking back for posts about what they’re getting up to.
Term ends on Friday 6th December – and everyone will be very ready for a nap by then!