...complete with glitterballs and rollerskates in the Alington Hall.
"The Extended Project Qualification has provided the opportunity for a number of fantastic student-directed performances over the last few years. This stands as one of the finest."
"Past the second star to the right and straight on til morning…" - A few photos from the Drama Department's sparkling production of JM Barrie's 'Peter Pan'.
What does heaven look like? Or hell? The Butler Room in the Moser Library isn’t the first place that comes to mind, but was a crazily successful setting for the U6 Theatre Studies production of ‘Doctor Faustus’.
Thus Ed Tarling’s sinister gatekeeper greeted the audience of the Lower Sixth’s powerful and chilling performance of 'Electra', performed in the style of the avant-garde immersive theatre company, Punchdrunk.
The Drama Faculty’s ‘Underground’ season began this week with Harry Waterworth’s production of 'Amadeus' in the intimate and subterranean surroundings of Drama Studio 2.
Shrewsbury's Head of Drama, Dr Helen Brown and Head of Spanish, Trish Henderson spent the first part of their summer volunteering with the Ankawa Foundation in northern Iraq. Dr Brown explains why...
An exciting opportunity to be part of Shrewsbury School's history
It’s been an astonishing year of drama. Yet Helen Brown’s troupe of star players had plenty of wow left in the tank to deliver the school play, A Matter of Life and Death, with remarkable style, accomplishmen...
A selection of photos from this year's powerful Salopian Week Play, 'A Matter of Life and Death' by Emma Rice.
The Grove treated audiences in the Ashton Theatre to "a delightfully wacky" and vastly entertaining all-female production of Twelfth Night last week. Review by Mr Hudson.
School Firsts are one of the highest honours at Shrewsbury, rewarding pupils who have demonstrated exceptional contributions to School life. They are awarded each term by a committee of Upper Sixth Formers.
With genuine twins, fabulous dance moves and Third Formers impersonating a shrubbery, The Grove's House Play was a rare treat!
Director of Drama Helen Brown reviews Churchill's house play - a powerful and cleverly contemporary production of 'Macbeth', performed over two evenings last week in the Ashton Theatre.
Queues of eager theatre-goers waited expectantly, a-buzz at the prospect of the hottest ticket in town; others arrived in the vain hope of securing a much-coveted return...
This year's School musical, Andrew Lloyd-Webber's 'Jesus Christ Superstar', was a rip-roaring success...
An insight from members of the cast into the challenges, rewards - and a few of the dance moves - involved in Shrewsbury School's keenly anticipated production of 'Jesus Christ Superstar'.
Michael Snelgrove's 1980 farce 'Hidden Meanings', performed by the Gentlemen of Severn Hill, gets the House Play Season off to a rollicking start. Review by Director of Drama Helen Brown.
We are delighted to have been named as one of the top schools in the Independent School of the Year awards, receiving recognition for continued excellence in the realm of the Performing Arts.
Independent School of the Year 2020
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