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Drama

Into the Woods

At Trinity we believe that everyone should have the opportunity for personal growth through the arts. We acknowledge and celebrate the arts throughout the academic year and provide a framework for artistic teaching and effective learning.

Drama is an energetic, vibrant and growing department offering exciting creative and performance opportunities for all pupils at Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4 and A Level. Our aim is to Realise the students' artistic intentions and support their development within the subject. We provide these for our students so they can build their own personal artistic responses and be creative in a supportive environment.

Into the Woods

All students begin their creative journey in the department at Year 7 by actively participating in practical and theoretical lessons which range from cultural, historical and social exploration of topics from Shakespeare to 21 Century play text. Students’ progressive learning of a wide range of skills and techniques continue to be developed in Years 8 and 9. All students develop their performance skills during the term where they share their work with their peers through performance assessments in our Theatre space. Students have the opportunity to progress into GCSE and A Level.

Into the Woods

Extra-Curricular Activities

Our Drama programme also includes our vast extra-curricular opportunities to get involved with a variety of activities which include our Whole School Musicals.

  • Trinity Theatre Youth Group
  • Musical Theatre Club
  • Whole School Musical
  • Theatre Visits
  • Drama and Theatre Master Classes

Drama News

Goodbye Y13 Drama Students

In May, the Drama Department said goodbye to Y13 students who have been in the department for over seven years

Goodbye Y13 Drama Students

Young Creative Awards

On May 23rd, three Trinity entries received awards at the Young Creative Awards at Nottingham Playhouse.

Young Creative Awards

Y9 Holes Trip

On the 20th of April, a group from Trinity went to an evening performance at the Nottingham Playhouse to see Holes.

Y9 Holes Trip

Goodbye Y11 Drama Students

In April, the Trinity Drama Department said goodbye to its Year 11 students who have been in the department for five years

Goodbye Y11 Drama Students

Gutted

Josie White, a former pupil at Trinity, appeared in Gutted, her first professional role, at the Canada Water Theatre in April.

Gutted

Year 11 Drama Evening

The Drama Department hosted a Y11 performance evening in preparation for the pupils' GCSE Performance Exam.

Year 11 Drama Evening

Our Country's Good

In March, Trinity's GCSE Drama students attended an performance of the play Our Country’s Good at Nottingham Playhouse.

Our Country's Good

WE Day

In March, a group of Trinity pupils went to WE Day, at Wembley, to listen to a number of inspirational speakers.

WE Day

Musical Set and Props For Hire

Trinity School is renowned for its dedication to the Arts and the opportunity for our talented pupils to perform. The annual Whole School Show is one arena in which students and teachers can show their skills both onstage and in design, set construction and technical support.

We are now able to offer for hire or for sale, the sets and props, including some costumes, we have designed and constructed.

If you would like to hire or buy any of the set, props or costumes please contact Miss S White, Head of Drama at The Trinity Catholic School, Nottingham on 0115 929 6252.

Photos of the Sets and Props

Trinity Performing Arts