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Music and Performing Arts

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A copy of the 2016 Music Handbook can be found at this link

St Patrick's College has an extensive performing arts programme. Our highly regarded music groups perform nationally and throughout the region and regularly enjoy a tour to Brisbane to compete in the Catholic All-Schools Music competition and to perform at the renowned ‘Ekka’ Show. All students are encouraged to participate in the College’s music program. Music is a compulsory subject in Years 7 and 8 and an elective from Year 9 to VCE. The Music Program is supported by committed staff and innovative programmes to enhance skill development. St Patrick’s College is recognised as one of the leading music schools in Victoria having been regularly awarded prizes at the at the Melbourne Music festival and Royal South Street Competitions.

The College’s Performing Arts students perform a number of plays each year, enchanting audiences with both traditional and contemporary works, including an annual production with Loreto College. In 2016 the schools are combining to stage a performance of Les Miserables.

Students also have the opportunity to study drama as a subject from Year 7 to VCE level.



Students from St Patrick's College and Loreto perform during this year's production of "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee".