New College Bradford Performing Arts and Music News

An Introduction to Performing Arts at NCB:

What’s On:

I Love You Mum, I Promise I Won’t Die: Our Performing and Production Arts group have just finished their performance of I Love You Mum – I Promise I Won’t Die by Mark Wheeler, the students performed to 150 high school pupils and to an invited audience of friends and family! Take a look at some of the performance images.

An Evening of Dance and Music:


Wednesday 21 June – Performing Arts and Music Taster Day

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We’re Passionate About Performance:

NCB Progression in Performing Arts:

Performing Arts Taster Day:

Here is an outline of the timetable for our taster day! There are still a few places left to book on!


Intro – what you can expect   

Whole group warm up 

10:30am-12pm – Workshops Dance, Drama, Music  

Music workshop – 10:30am-12pm 

Drama Workshop – 10:30am-12pm 

Dance Workshop – 10:30am-12pm 

12pm-1pm – Lunch (provided by the college)

1pm-1:15pm – Group tours around college (split into 4 groups) (student lead) 

1:20pm – 2pm – NCB student performances 

2:15pm-2:30pm – Q&A – 2 x students from each subject as part of Q & A student panel 

What Our Students Say:

”I have never done drama before coming to NCB, I have felt really welcomed and settled in quickly, the atmosphere is really supportive, and I feel my confidence is growing” – Hannah

”I really enjoy the dance subject; I feel safe to experiment and be creative in a comfortable environment to share my ideas. The atmosphere of the group feels like a second family” – Lily

Rehearsal Images…

This week our students have been working on their performance role, as well as working on set design for the play! 

Prep for September! Here are some useful resources:

DRAMA – History of Theatre – Start digging into how, where, and when theatre began!

DANCE – Accounts to follow on social media:

  • Shockout 
  • Northern School of Contemporary Dance
  • LIPA 
  • The Hammond 
  • The Arden 
  • Addict Dance
  • Bird Conservatoire
  • LMA 
  • MOVE IT 
  • New Adventures 
  • Motionhouse dance company 
  • Akhram Khan Dance

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