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SHREK the Musical

SHREK the Musical takes to Dublin’s Bord Gais Energy Theatre this coming October with Westside Students Amy Macken and Alannah McCarthy set to play the role of young Fiona for the duration of the production’s performing dates in the capital! Managing Director and Head of Casting of Shrek’s UK Tour spoke highly of all Westside Students who attended the private call. “During auditions, we were very impressed by the high standards set by The Students from Westside Performing Arts” stated...

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Summer Camp 2014

This year our Summer Camp is a two week course commencing Monday July 7th and as usual it is open to everyone. Our Summer Camp will be held in Griffeen Valley Educate Together National School. This year we are delighted to confirm that our staged production on the final day of the two week course will be in The Wilson and Wright Theatre in The King’s Hospital School, Palmerstown, Dublin 20 where parents and friends are invited to attend. ***THEATRE TICKETS ARE FREE OF...

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Performing Arts Trip Barcelona 2014

Performing Arts week in Barcelona WestSide Senior Students undertake a weeklong intensive Performing Arts training course in the Institute of the Arts Barcelona this Easter. WestSide lead the way on a weeklong transformative experience filled with intensive classes lead by a teaching staff of professionals in the Institute of the Arts Barcelona. This Intensive, creative and highly technical, customised course will not only develop but enhance each Student's ability in gaining and sustaining a lasting career as a performer. Under the care...

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Student Theatre Awards

The Bord Gáis Energy Student Theatre Awards. To celebrate the arrival of ‘WarHorse’ to the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, we are delighted to announce the launch of The Bord Gáis Energy Student Theatre Awards. To get involved, you are invited to write a short scene for a play on the theme of ‘Friendship’ using the form below. Student Theatre Awards Entry Form  Ireland is a nation of playwrights and poets with names such as Oscar Wilde, Bram Stoker and Samuel Beckett capturing the imaginations...

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WE NEVER FOLLOW THE CROWD, WE LEAD THE WAY

At Westside Performing Arts WE NEVER FOLLOW THE CROWD, WE LEAD THE WAY http://youtu.be/uHvElbAsfFA Elizabeth is the Artistic Director of WestSide Performing Arts. The ethos of the school originates from Elizabeth's love of teaching and the joy she gets from working with children, watching them develop both personally and artistically. There is a strong emphasis on delivering professionally taught classes with technique forming the building blocks for the Student's artistic development. The children and their development are at the heart...

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