Notices to Parents and Guardians
St Cecilia Concerts - Saturday 11th and Sunday 12th November at 7.30pm in the Alington Hall
With some 300 singers and instrumentalists taking part, the St Cecila Concerts demonstrate the wonderful instrumental and choral programme that is currently undertaken in the School. This year's programme includes Mozart's Piano Concerto in A major K488, performed by Linda Zhao (G UVI) with the School's Symphony Orchestra, and J S Bach's festive Magnificat for chorus, soloists and orchestra. Also in the programme are works by Vaughan-Williams, Dvorak, Percy Grainger, and a chance to hear the Chamber Choir in a wonderful Simon and Garfunkel medley.
Tickets are free and will be available on the door each evening.
Or you can get them directly from www.ticketsource.co.uk/shrewsburyschool. The programme for the concerts is the same both nights.
Senior School Play: 'His Dark Materials' - Wednesday 22nd - Saturday 25th November at 7.30pm in the Ashton Theatre
Combining elements of fantasy with complex ideas from the worlds of theology and physics, this dramatic retelling of Philip Pullman's epic trology 'His Dark Materials' promises to be a thrilling and thought-provoking spectacle for all ages. Book your tickets now!
Director of Drama Helen Brown describes some of the excitement and complexities involved in the production in an article published under 'Latest News' below.