All pupils will get to audition for roles to take part in the Drama Festivals, we try and encourage as many pupils as we can.
We have a great track record winning awards each year:
The Leverhulme Drama Festival 2017
- Winners under 12 category
- The Godmother - directed by Jamie Jones
- Winner of Val Marshall Endevour Award
- It will be alright on the night - written by Jacqui Miles
- Winner best actress - Lexi James- the Godmother
The Leverhulme Drama Festival 2016
We swept the board!
- Winning under 12 with Memory of Lizzie - receiving the highest marks of the whole festival including Adults
- Winning under 16 with Adrian Mole age 13 and 3 quarters
- Best comedy actor Oliver Cunliffe
- Best actress Medal Nicole Palka
THE LEVERHULME DRAMA FESTIVAL 2015
HAPPILY EVER AFTER by Jack Mcgraa
- Winner of under 14 category
- Nominations for best actor and actress
THE LEVERHULME DRAMA FESTIVAL 2014
Results from the Festival for our production of Pushy (under 17 Category):
- Winner adjudicator award for writing and directing: Jak Malone
- Winner best Actor: Ethan Tyler
- Winner best comedy: Oliver Cunliffe
- Runner up of whole festival
Results from the Festival for our production of Liz (under 14 category):
- Adult and Juniors best comedy performance: Joe Glover
- 4 nominations for best Actor
- 3 nominations for best Actress
- Going to the all England Winners Championships in Isle of Man in July
- Starlight won 4 out of 6 Trophies
Leverhulme Drama Festival 2013
Once again pupils from all the Starlight centres auditioned to take part in this event.
The competition took place at the Gladstone Theatre, Port Sunlight on 12 April. We had two great pieces in this event THE GOLDLAKE ACADAMY GIRL written directed and produced by Steph Miles and OUR AMY written by Jacqui Miles, directed and produced by Jon Kindon. We came away with awards for the following:
- Winner under 12 - The Goldlake Acadamy Girl
- Winer Best team - Our Amy
- Best actress Katie Marrin for Old Nan in Our Amy
- Best comedy performance Oliver Cunliffe for The Goldlake Acadamy Girl
Leverhulme Drama Festival 2012
- Winners Adjudicators award - Bouncers written by John Goober Snr.
- Winner best actress - Amy Clark for Love war and music written by Steph Miles Snr.
- Winner best comedy - Goodnight children everywhere written by David Foxton