Category: Performing Arts

VCE Music Night

VCE Music Night was a huge success on Thursday 15th June 2017. Students showcased their areas of focus within Music Performance in instrumental and vocal performances. Mini MacK (Yr 11) opened the night with ‘Centuries’ by Fallout Boy and Big MacK (Yr 12) concluded the night with their own energised version of Gloria Gaynor’s ‘I… Read more »

Year 10 Monologue Exams

The Year 10 Drama Class have a unique exam – they get to perform a monologue for their peers! The students have a number of weeks to work on their performance which they choose from a selection of 30 different movie based monologues. They then have to research, memorize, rehearse and perform their selection in… Read more »

A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Moreno

The Year 11 Theatre Studies class recently performed a 50 minute version of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream as part of their Unit 1 SAC (School Assessed Coursework). The production was auditioned, rehearsed and performed in only one month and was testament to the dedicated students, many of whom had not performed Shakespeare before…. Read more »

Concert One in Bright town centre

The MacKillop Junior Band, Senior Band, Senior String Ensemble and Jazz Ensemble performed wonderfully to a crowd of locals in the heart of Bright. The students looked resplendent in their uniforms and impressed everyone with their confident performance. Congratulations to all staff and students on the hard work required to prepare for this event. A… Read more »

News from Band Tour

Forty-seven students from across the College are working together to refine their performances for their first concert in the centre of Bright tomorrow afternoon. We wish them well and hope many come out to see them perform.

No More Heroes – Year 11 Drama Performance

For the first time in front of an audience, the Year 11 Drama students performed their self-devised performances in the Moreno Performing Arts Centre. The students who created and rehearsed three group performances over a number of weeks focused on the topic of ‘No More Heroes’ which explored a range of ideas and images of… Read more »

Invitation – Yr 12 Theatre Studies Performance

Based on Nikolai Gogol’s comical play, the Year 12 Theatre Studies class brings to you an abridged version of ‘The Government Inspector’. Depicting the world of a corrupt English town, the citizens spiral into comedic madness after hearing news that there will be a government official inspecting their town. The townsfolk must now work together… Read more »

2017 MackStars Final

Come along to the 2017 MackStars Finals to be held on Tuesday 2 May @ 7:30 in the Moreno Performing Arts Centre. Gold Coin donation upon entry.

Logie Nomination – Elias Anton

This year saw MacKillop Theatre and Media Studies student Elias Anton thrive in the Australian film and television industry. At just eighteen years of age, the Year 12 student has received a Logie nomination in the category of ‘Best New Talent’ for his lead role of Danny Kelly in ABC’s Barracuda. Elias has also had… Read more »

Annie – Production Awards

MacKillop Musical Production Awards – Annie Each year, the MacKillop College Performing Arts Department recognizes students who have performed above and beyond the general expectations of the school. It takes a great deal of dedication to create a large scale musical of this sort and we have been very proud to have so many students… Read more »