Several students are now members of WOW and have just appeared in ‘The Hot Mikado’. These are Josh Brunell, Jemma Brunell, Danielle Brunell, Lucy Scott, Megan Sers and Clare Phelan.

Kiarnah Rait-McDonald, Imogen Breaks, Danielle Brunell, Kiara Chatfield, Zoe Middlebrook, Emma Greenman and Madeleine Gerhardt will be appearing in the professional pantomime, Snow White and Seven Dwarfs, at the Weymouth Pavilion this Christmas.

Jemma Brunell, Katherine Buck, Imogen Gray and Lucy Scott recently took part in a memorial concert for Pamela de Waal at the Palace Theatre, Paignton. She was a very well respected teacher and adjudicator as well as Miss Hornby’s teacher.

Thomas Gerhardt in now his second year as a Junior Associate of the Royal Ballet School and was joined by
Imogen Breaks who is enjoying her first year.

Thomas also auditioned for a place in the Royal Ballet production of The Sleeping Beauty at eh Opera House, Covent Garden. He was sucessful and travels up to London to perform. The show continues until 21st December.

The Junior Ballet Awards in London, a competion run by the ISTD, were entered by Imogen Breaks (G1), Danielle Brunell, Amy Goves, Courtney MacGregor-Smart, Zoe Middlebrook and Thomas Gerhardt (G2). All performed well with Imogen going through to the finals of Grade 1 and Danielle and Amy to the finals of Grade 2. Amy then came second. Well done to all.