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Bodens Festival 2016

Twenty Production Performed by Over 500 Young People

Story by Bodens Performing Arts December 17th, 2016

WONDERLAND

A Devised piece by year 6 to year 8 students, exploring immigration through the eyes of the children, drawing on the ideas and themes from the book 'Alice in Wonderland'.

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PILLOWMAN

A dark and compelling performance of 'Pillowman' by four of the graduating year two students from our full time college.

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GHOST STORY

Devised and performed by group two students, a group of camping brownies share ghost stories with a passing stranger...

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DANCE LONDON

Our RAD and ISTD Examination dance students presented a creative interpretation of what it means to be growing up in London.

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GIRLS LIKE THAT

An explosive exploration of gender equality, ‘Girls Like That’ was performed by Groups 3 & 4 from our Saturday Performing Arts.

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LOVE AND MONEY

Bodens Repertory Company performed Dennis Kelly’s ‘Love and Money’, holding up a cracked mirror to our world of easy credit.

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HIAWATHA

Enfield Performing Arts Groups One and Two came together to bring the story of ‘Hiawatha’ to life in a poor theatre production.

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THE PIPER

‘The Piper’ was a dark retelling of the Hamelin tale by our youngest acting group, The Littlest Repertory Company.

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OUR TEACHER'S A TROLL

Our ‘Little Repertory Company’ tackled Dennis Kelly’s ‘Our Teacher’s A Troll’, as two terrible twins fought to save their school.

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RAT'S TALES

Our Young Repertory Company skillfully storytold Carol Ann Duffy’s dark and magical cycle of folk tales from around the world.

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BEASTS AND BEAUTIES

This young company, from our Sunday Performing Arts, retold grisly and gruesome European fairytales, ‘Beasts and Beauties’

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MUSICAL THEATRE PERFORMANCES

Student’s from our Musical Theatre Exam classes showcased some of their work, as a group and through solo performances.

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ANTIGONE

Sophocles’ Greek Tragedy, ‘Antigone’, abridged and told by senior students from our Sunday Performing Arts Course.

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RAINBOW'S ENDING

Performed by our first year college students, ‘Rainbow’s Ending’ is a captivating modern fable written by Noel Greig.

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TRIBE

Our Barnet Group One students devised and performed the dangerous journey of a tribe, through movement and sound.

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THE CHIMPANZEES OF HAPPYTOWN

Our STARter performing arts students, just 4-6 years, presented their version of the wonderful ‘The Chimpanzees of Happytown’

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FIVE WOMEN

Performed by a company of second year college students, the Alan Ball Comedy ‘Five Women Wearing The Same Dress’.

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