Here are a selection of news items from 2007. Please also click the gallery below left to see some of our award winners and events during the year.

Seussical at Tudor Lodge

We have been invited to perform a short concert to entertain the residence of Tudor Lodge Residential Home Croydon on Saturday 1st December at 3pm

Summer School 2007

Summer School ran this year from 30th July – 4th August 2007.

The production was a condensed version of the musical Mary Poppins and the children were taught by working professionals from the musical theatre industry.

Thank you to all those who came to support us on Friday 3rd August when we put on a workshop production of the show at St Philips church hall.

Cast List

Jane    – Molly Steere
Michael   – Sean Lopeman
Robertson Aye  – Ben Giles
Mrs Brill  – Martha Alexander
Mary    – Jemma Catford
Burt   – Jason Kajdi
Mr Banks  – Luke Cinque-White
Mrs Banks  – Sophie Giles
Mrs Corry  – Sadie Shirley
Mrs Andrew  – Emily Giles
Bird Woman  – Victoria Taylor
Valentine  – Alanna Kajdi
William   – Joshua Payne
Glamour’s Doll  – Lucy O’Brien

Nathan – Director
Michael – Musical Director
Tanya – Choreographer
Stuart – Choreographer
Matthew – Choreographer

BWA pupils on TV

The Betty Wivell Agency had a casting for a BBC period drama to be shown over Christmas, based on the classic book The Ballet Shoes. The following children from the agency have been cast Grace Cinque-White, Harriet Harvey, Daisy & Molly Steere, and Victoria Taylor. We are very proud they have been chosen and look forward to seeing them on our screens soon!

Croydon Festival

Several pupils were entered into this dance festival at The Ashcroft Theatre on 12th & 13th May and 2nd & 3rd June.

Tonbridge Festival 2007

Any numbers entered in Croydon Festival that won last year were entered into Tonbridge Festival which ran from Saturday 7th – 15th April.

Drama Evening 2007

Was held on Saturday 31st March. Congratulations to Chloe Madigan who won the June Stimpson drama award for most acting potential and progress through out the year.

Choreography Competition 2007

Was held on Saturday 17th March at St Philips Church Hall Norbury.