Summer Newsletter 2014 - page 6

One family learning together
This year’sannualmusical, ‘Bugsy
Malone’,wasanoutstanding success!
TheGTSpupils fromyear 7 to 11worked together toproducea fantastic
musical productionof BugsyMalone. The resultwas a fun, splurge crazyBugsy
messon thefinalenight. Nobodywas saved from the splurge, not even theGTS
staff. Itwas so lovely to see the cast and crewhaving somuch fun. Pupils
performed theproductionover threeevenings andeverynight they superseded
themselves.
Headof PerformingArts ,MrMarkPluckrose responsible for the showalongside
MissHarriet Chambers said, “Weare soproudof all thepupils involved in this
year’sproduction. Therehavebeena lot of younger pupils and theyhave
performedwith creativityand suchenergy.” Themusical hasbeenpulled
together inEnrichment time, a fewYear 11Dramapupilswho recently left
returned to fulfil their roles andhavebeenan inspiration tomanyof the
younger pupils. Pupils tookonmanybackstage roles such as lightingand sound
technicians aswell as stage crewandprompt. Theproduction showcased the
talent and skillsof our seasonedperformers andgavemany the chance to
perform for thefirst time inaproduction. Thehardworkwasworth it, youall
shone! KimberleyCrocker fromYear 11, summedupby saying, “It’sbeena
wonderful way for toend the year, but also for all theYear 11 tofinishourGTS
lifehereon stage, it’sbeenamazing – thank you.”
What's in store for next year?We’ll just have towait and see, but you can
guarantee that itwill onceagain showcase thehidden talent atGTSand
audiencememberswon’twant tomiss it!
DIARYDATES
AutumnTerm2014
TrainingDay: 3rdSeptember
TermBegins: 4thSeptember
TrainingDay: 24thOctober
Half Term: 27th - 31stOctober
LastDayof Term: 19thDecember
SpringTerm2015
TermBegins: 5th January
Half Term: 16th - 20thFebruary
LastDayof Term: 27thMarch
Summer Term2015
TermBegins: 13thApril
MayBankHoliday: 4thMay&
25thMay
MayfairDay: 7thMay
Half Term: 26th - 29thMay
TrainingDay: 8th July
LastDayof Term: 21st July
TrainingDays: 22nd&23rd July
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