Music & Drama

The school has always had a fine music and drama tradition and in recent years has been awarded the accolade of becoming the first “Performing Arts School” in Hertfordshire.


School Productions from 1936–1969

1936 – The Admirable Crichton; 1937 – The Knights of the Burning Pestle; 1939 – Fat King Melon and Princess Caraway

1939 – Six Who Pass While Lentils Boil; 1939 – Romany Road; 1949 – Pygmalion; 1950 – The Late Christopher Bean; 1951 – The Merchant of Venice; 1952 – Tobias and The Angel; 1953 – Arms and The Man; 1954 – The First Born;

1955 – The Tempest; 1956 – The Middle Watch (Staff); 1957 – Noah’ 1958 – The Importance of Being Earnest;

1958 – The Bluebird; 1959 – Papageno & Cox and Box (Staff); 1959 – She Stoops to Conquer;

1960 – The Peasant Cantata & The Charcoal Burner’s Son; 1961 – The Government Inspector;

1962 – School For Scandal; 1964 – A Midsummer Night’s Dream; 1965 – School Opera; 1965 – The Gazebo (Staff);

1966 – Macbeth; 1967 – A Passage to India; 1968 – Noye’s Fludde; 1969 – As You Like It.

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Speech Day programme 1956

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