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Billy Elliot Rehearsals

Rehearsals are in full swing for this year’s school production of Billy Elliot: The Musical. Students are currently working on learning lines, rehearsing songs and memorising the choreography for the dance routines involved in the production. The students are having … Continue reading

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Christmas Carol Service 2016

Students and their families joined staff and governors for Barry Comprehensive School’s annual Christmas Carol Service at St. Mary’s Church, Holton Road on Thursday 8 December 2016. The service combined songs and music performed to the Music Department’s high standard along … Continue reading

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A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Stratford Upon Avon

On Monday the 11th July, the Drama and Music Departments took a group of students to Stratford Upon Avon to watch “A Midsummer Night’s Dream”. This trip was part of curriculum week where students had been exploring the play in … Continue reading

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Christmas Carol Service

Students and their families joined staff and governors for Barry Comprehensive School’s annual Christmas Carol Service at St. Mary’s Church, Holton Road last week. The service combined songs and music performed to the Music Department’s high standard

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The Yellow Brick Road

On the 10th and 11th December, the school hall was transformed into the magical land of OZ for this year’s Christmas pantomime “The Yellow Brick Road”. The script (written by Mr Ian Piekielniak) was loosely based upon “The Wizard of … Continue reading

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Concert pianist Richard Meyrick visits

Barry Comprehensive School was delighted to welcome concert pianist, Richard Meyrick on his return visit to the school’s Music Department in November. Richard’s previous visits to the school left lasting impressions on his audience of music students, especially those brave … Continue reading

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Musical Showcase Evening

On the 23rd of October, the school hall was once again packed to the seams for the annual Musical showcase evening. Performances ranged from solo flutes to the whole of year 7 singing together! A particular highlight this year was … Continue reading

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Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

At the end of term Barry Comprehensive Schools Creative Arts faculty put on a production of “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat”. Performed in front of sold out audiences over three nights, the cast of year 7- 13 pupils wowed … Continue reading

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