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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance   Twelve Angry Men – Tickets Selling Fast! Purchase your ticket here –https://www.trybooking.com/BYRVQ Members of the St. Patrick’s College Community who are thinking of booking their ticket to see the College Play, Twelve Angry Men, are encouraged to act quick! This is one not to be missed….

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance After a very busy start to the year, I would like to thank the students and families who have supported the performing arts co-curricular programs at The College. It has been so exciting to see the performing arts back in action. Twelve Angry Men The cast of…

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance Twelve Angry Men Rehearsals of the 2022 College Play, Twelve Angry Men, are in full swing. The cast are busy preparing ahead of production week in May. Keep your eyes peeled for ticket information at the start of term 2! A huge thank you to the SPC…

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance As always, the start to the year is busy in the world of performing arts! Some fantastic news is that we can now announce the dates and location of the 2022 College play, Twelve Angry Men. The production will be performed at the Helen Macpherson Theatre at…

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance P.A.C.C Wrap Up A huge thank you to all staff and students who attended our end of year Performing Arts Co-Curricular Wrap Up last week. It was a wonderful chance to come together and celebrate the year that was and look forward to opportunities in 2022. The…

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance 2022 Leadership Announcement Congratulations to our wonderful incoming leadership team pictured below. We are so excited to see you captain your respective areas with pride.   Drama Club Drama Club is back in action with students from years 7-11 gathering to continue developing their performance skills. Pictured…

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance Debating – Debating Association of Victoria (DAV) Swannie Award Winner Congratulations to Patrick Clarke Thomas in Year 12 who was awarded the 2021 Swannie award in the A Grade Ballarat region. The Swannie Awards are named after Alan Swanwick, a long-time member of the DAV and a…

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Performing Arts Report – Purton Oratory Competition

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance The 2021 Purton Oratory Competition – Thursday, August 26 COVID strikes again but our debating and public speaking staff and students were not deterred by the latest lock down. It was the 80th iteration of this esteemed event and given the unique circumstances and wonderful talent on…

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance The 80th Annual Purton Oratory Competition Next Thursday, August 26 the annual Purton Oratory Competition will take place in the KRC. Although normally held in the Spring Boardroom this year the wonderful team in the KRC have agreed to host the event which will place us right…

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Performing Arts Report

by Ms Monique Allen, Head of Co-Curricular Performance The most esteemed public speaking event on our calendar is the Annual Purton Oratory Competition. 2021 will be the 80th year of this event. The first ‘Purton’ Prize was in 1940 and had been created to honour Brother Purton, an educator who was deeply passionate about the…

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