Shakespeare at BWYA

Grade 10 students at BWYA held their annual Shakespeare performance at the School’s Laiguangying Campus Performing Arts Centre last week, with three shows culminating in a public performance to a packed auditorium on Friday, 17th April.

Shakespeare Shows at BWYA

Stage shows at Beijing World Youth Academy are driven by a tremendous creative machine which when engaged hurtles towards its goal of high caliber performance with an unstoppable determination. These productions encompass both interdisciplinary team efforts and individual endeavors. By Kelvin Lamplough, BWYA English and Drama Teacher.

Macbeth – Do You Dare?

BWYA Grade 10 Arts students proudly present the classic, horror tragedy show of the year: Shakespeare’s Macbeth, at the Rosedale Hotel, Lido on April 3rd (afternoon performance only 13:00) and April 4th (afternoon and evening performances 13:00 and 19:00).

R&J Rocks the Rosedale

After two strong performances in the school auditorium, E10 Drama and Music students took their rocked-out rendition of Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet to the Grand Ballroom at the Rosedale Hotel for a final sold-out evening performance on Friday, March 29. With over 170 friends, family members and staff in attendance, the young actors and musicians gave their best efforts and delivered a stellar show.

Romeo & Juliet: Costumes Preview

The three performances of Romeo & Juliet are just around the corner, and cast and crew have been preparing the final details. Recently, actors and musicians spent an extended homeroom period trying on their costumes, making sure they fit properly and nothing was missing.