Drama Kids Rule!

The fencers and the debaters who have dominated the social scene at St. Conleth’s (and these pages) for some time now may have to exit stage left as the drama kids start to stake their claim!  Earlier this term, Fifth Year Joe Gallagher and First Year Ollie West earned rave reviews starring in ‘This is a Room’ at the Project Arts Centre and ‘Hamnet’ at the Abbey, respectively.  Both were sold-out, cutting-edge, edge-of-your-seat contemporary dramas which pushed theatrical and social boundaries.   Second Year Eva Stylianides now takes Conlethian drama kids in a new dimension and a different direction:  singing and dancing in the Billy Barry tribute ‘Her Stars Will Shine’.  Ms. Crowley was privileged to see Eva’s talents first-hand, accompanying a gaggle of Eva’s Second Year classmates to the Gaiety.  Perhaps with our new Performance Hall opening soon,  St. Conleth’s will now be known as a drama school!   As well as a debating school, a fencing school, an art school, a music school, a rugby school, a basketball…