THE ARTS Dance • Youth on Health Festival (YOH Fest) Certificate of Merit for dance on theme “Isolation” • Performance entitled “I” Choreographed by Year 12 dance students and taught to year 10 dancers. • Lower School Choreography Night Showcasing works created by Year 9 and 10 students. • South of the Swan Dance Festival – Octagon Theatre, UWA Years 8-12- all classes performed two pieces in a showcase of all schools south of the river. • Upper School Choreography Night “In a Nutshell” Showcasing works created by Year 11 and 12 students (including a very successful modern adaptation of the Nutcracker). • Sydney Dance Tour (April) Year 12 students Drama • Year 12 Drama Production Tim Winton’s “Cloud Street” produced by the Year 12 Stage 3 Drama students • Year 11 Drama Production “Bloods” – self devised by the Year 11 Stage 2 Drama students • Year 10 Drama Production Children’s Theatre • Year 12 Solo Performance Night Year 12 Drama students Media • Year 12 Film Night Showing films created by Year 12 students Photography • Fremantle Port Photography Competition Denise Chia (Year 12): First prize Visual Art • Outside the Frame – Armadale City Art Awards Maria Lebedeva – First place with painting “With the Silk Ribbon’ Ika Jumali and Yashi Renoir – Highly commended • School Art Exhibitions Urban Tribalism Exhibit (Year 12s) Semester 1 Heroes and Villains Exhibit (Year 12s) Semester 2 • Young Originals Selections Aude Ostrini, Maria Lebedeva and Jennifer Eastman (Year 12s) • WA Youth Awards Ika Jumali (Year 12) finalist in category ‘Create – Propel Youth Arts Awards for Excellence’ • Debut Exhibition Ika Jumali, Yashi Renoir (Year 12) together with past students exhibited their work after securing a YCulture Metro Grant.
Music • Scandinavian Music Tour 60 students from Years 9-12 travelled to Finland and Sweden where they performed and participated in music Master classes. Tour featured an original commissioned composition by Melissa Wylie • WA Schools Choral Festival Year 10 Girls Ensemble: Outstanding A Capella Fellas: Excellent Senior Girls Vocal Ensemble: Outstanding Senior Chamber Choir: Excellent Senior Choir: Excellent • Year 11 Recital Night Performance by all Year 11 Stage 2 music students • WA Schools Guitar Festival Guitar Quartet: Outstanding Senior Guitars: Excellent Junior Guitars: Excellent • Junior Concert (Semester 1) Participation by eight ensembles • WA Schools Orchestra Festival String Orchestra: Outstanding Chamber Strings: Excellent Symphony Orchestra: Outstanding • Senior Concert (Semester 1) Participation by seven ensembles • WA Schools Band Festival Wind Orchestra #1: Outstanding Wind Orchestra #2: Excellent Wind Orchestra #3: Outstanding • Year 12 Music Recital (Semester 1) Performance by all Year 12 Stage 3 music students • Australian Chamber Orchestra – Combined Schools Workshop Andrew Cheng, Melissa Foo and Michael Tang selected to participate • School of Instrumental Music Concert Melanie Foo (Year 11) featured on the Viola Scandinavian Music Tour