The study of the arts as a means of developing
the creative, imaginative and aesthetic sense
is encouraged. The College has an outstanding
reputation for the quality and range of dramatic
productions. Opportunities are offered to students
to study all aspects of dramatic production
including acting, scriptwriting, set design, lighting
design, sound design, costume design, direction, set
construction and stage management.
The Music Department has an innovative and
vibrant program. Music performance is a key
component in the co-curricular program and music
forms a special part of our College Community.
As a co-curricular activity, students are expected
to commit to their selected ensemble, just as for
any team activity. Large numbers of students learn
instruments and undertake vocal studies.
Debating and Public Speaking at the College has
a long tradition. From their earliest days, Jesuit
, or ‘
person speaking well’
, being able to communicate
according to the capacity of their audience. Every
student participates, at least at class level, to
acquire confidence in public speaking and every
opportunity is given for those who wish to pursue
their interest further.