The arts nurture creative, imaginative, rich inner lives in our students as well as the capacities to collaborate and express themselves. These qualities and capacities will be will-springs for their whole lives.
In High School, drama is taught by a specialist. Weekly drama work incorporates physical drama, devising, improvisation as well as working toward the big production for the year such as a Shakespeare, a musical or a collaboratively devise piece. The High School play is a highlight of the school year.
Georgia is a professional actor who has worked extensively across theatre, film and tv. Most recently, she played Sal Thornhill in Sydney Theatre Company’s production of The Secret River at the 2019 Edinburgh International Festival and the National Theatre in London. Georgia is a passionate teacher and has taught for Sydney Theatre Company and Bell Shakespeare Company, in juvenile justice centres and through her own business, Blue Mountains Drama.