Sixth form college treats public to extravaganza of dance and musical theatre at performance showcase
PUBLISHED: 09:37 07 April 2019 | UPDATED: 10:04 07 April 2019
A sixth form college in Suffolk staged its annual two-night performance arts showcase with students treating the public to an extravaganza of dance, drama, music and musical theatre.
The talented pupils at Lowestoft Sixth Form College (L6FC) were joined on stage by students from Ormiston Denes Academy, Beccles Free School and Clockwork Dance Company.
Highlights of the event, which took place on Thursday, March 28 and Friday, March 29, included an excerpt from Wicked.
Students performed a colourful rendition of ‘One Short Day’, as a part of the college’s extra-curricular performance workshop programme.
Working with music teacher, Guy Nottage, the students from L6FC recreated the harmonies and characteristics from the iconic musical.
Performing arts teacher and event co-ordinator Katy Beales, said: “One of my personal highlights was Wesley Smith from the B&B Young People’s Theatre Company, as he gave a sneak peak of their up-coming show The Sound of Music with his beautiful rendition of Edelweiss.”
Mayor of Lowestoft Ian Graham, attended the Friday night show describing the event as “the most enjoyable evening”.