MONDAY 19TH MARCH 2018
ARTS FESTIVAL EVENT (Mrs Keylock)
Auditions for the Arts Festival event entitled ‘an evening at the musicals’ will take place on Tuesday 24 April 4.30-6pm. Students who attended the first launch meeting and emailed Mrs Keylock must prepare their solo or group song over the new few weeks. Please bring music- Mr Rouse will play piano at this audition. Anyone else keen to audition, please email Mrs Keylock before the holiday.
SECOND ORCHESTRA (Mr Tighe)
There is no rehearsal today. We meet again after the Easter holiday.
YEAR GROUP ASSEMBLY
The Assembly on Wednesday is for the 4th Form and is in the EMH.
SATURDAY MORNING TIMETABLE
This is on Thursday 22nd March
HARPUR TRUST ENGLISH SOCIETY (Mr Hopton)
The lecture by academic Richard Gill about William Shakespeare’s ‘Othello’ that was postponed earlier in the term will be held this Wednesday, 21 March, at 4.45-5.30pm in Room M101 at Bedford Girls School. Refreshments will be provided. All sixth form boys are invited but the talk will be especially useful for those studying A Level and IB English courses. Further details from Mr Hopton.
ENGLISH DEPARTMENT (Mr Hopton)
All boys are encouraged to attend the English Department Prize Giving on Monday 19 March at 4.30pm in the Langham Pavilion. Our special guest speaker, Emma John, is an award-winning sports writer and successful journalist. All those with an interest in sport, journalism, music and publishing will find her short talk useful and entertaining. Refreshments will be available. More details from the English teachers.
BIOLOGY SOCIETY LECTURE (Miss Swallow)
Ify will be presenting on traditional medicine, sorting scientific fact from superstitious fiction. A21 at 4.30pm on Tuesday 20th March. All are welcome and snacks will be provided.
AUDITIONS FOR SUMMER TERM PLAY (Conor Hilliard)
Auditions for this summer’s production of Tom Stoppard’s “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead” will be held in the Quarry Theatre at 13:00 on Tuesday 20th and Thursday 22nd of March. This production is part of the Summer Arts’ Festival, and all boys are welcome to audition. Students should email Conor Hilliard if they are interested in attending these auditions.
ENGLISH SOCIETY (Conor Hilliard)
The English Society will meet this Wednesday at 13:00 in R12. Jonny Hosking will be giving a talk entitled “Why Bob Dylan Won the Nobel Prize for Literature”. The presentation will include a live guitar performance of ‘All Along the Watchtower’. All are welcome, and new members are warmly invited.
HOUSE CROSS-COUNTRY RELAYS Thursday 22nd March (Mr Burgess)
All participants should get changed in houses during lunchtime and meet outside the pavilion by 2pm for a 2:15 start.
All boys must run in trainers and PE Kit – NAVY T-SHIRT, WHITE SHORTS, WHITE SOCKS. Any other kit will not be allowed.
All competitors must run with their allocated number pinned to the front, using 4 pins, one on each corner.
Boys who are not running are expected to watch. They should do so from the pavilion side of the start / finish area, on the main school field.
The 4 marshals from each house must meet with Mr Brett at 1.45pm in front of the Pavilion to be taken to their position.