The Show Must Go On

The Show Must Go On

Huge congratulations to all the GAPA pupils who performed brilliantly in the end of year show at the Clair Hall on 22nd and 23rd June which included live music by the GAPA Band. The three packed performances culminated in the annual end of year prize giving ceremony where VIPs and GAPA patrons Dame Beryl Grey, John Partridge, Alfreda Thorogood and Saffron from Republica presented medals and cups for achievement. See our medal winners page for full listing of prizes and our Prefects and Head girl page on the About Us page to see who has been awarded this years honours.

Exam results!

Exam results!

Congratulations to all the GAPA pupils who did incredibly well in our recent ballet, modern and tap exams. A huge shout out goes to our GAPA dance captain Maddie Wrigley who scored a perfect mark of 100/100 for her grade 6 modern exam – making GAPA history!

Encore 2019

Encore 2019

It was wonderful to see Gielgudian’s Hannah Wood and Casper Mott perform so brilliantly in Encore at the Lilian Baylis Theatre, Sadlers Wells last night. Hannah graduated from GAPA to Tring Park in 2018 and Casper in 2015 . Both are now in their 2nd year of Sixth form and were performing with the Tring Park Encore dance company as part of its 2019 UK tour.
Photo of Mrs G, Miss Laura, Hannah and Casper.
ISTD Senior Ballet Awards 2019

ISTD Senior Ballet Awards 2019

Congratulations to all our Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6/Intermediate Foundation and Intermediate competitors in the ISTD Imperial Ballet Awards at the Hawth Theatre, Crawley on March 2nd and 3rd. Huge well done to them all, especially to Ella Richardson (Grade 3), Martha Gibson (Grade 4) and Bailey Johnson (Grade 6/Inter F) for being Finalists, and to Beatrice Jenkins (Grade 3) for being a Finalist and being awarded with a class commendation. 

Photo of Mrs G, Miss Laura and Beatrice Jenkins and Ella Richardson

 

Panto!

Panto!

Congratulations to our GAPA pupils who performed so brilliantly in professional pantomimes this year. Bella Cavalli was in Aladdin at Crawley Hawth and Katie Muller, Beatrice Jenkins, Noah Bailey and Oscar Ward Dutton at the Capitol, Horsham.
Photo of Mrs G with Beatrice, Oscar and Noah © Claire Ward Dutton