This year the NPAS Show will be in The Olympia Theatre on Sunday the 17th off May. This is always a very exciting event and we are starting to work towards the show from this weekend in class. It is a fantastic opportunity for our Students to appear in what is considered one of Ireland’s Greatest Theatres. This years Show fee includes costumes, additional rehearsals, dress rehearsal day and other associated costs.The show fee can be paid to your online account, at reception or by calling the office. The fees are:
Students taking 1 class 35 euro
Students taking 2 classes 65 euro
Students taking 3 classes 85 euro
Students taking 4 classes 100 euro.
We would be very grateful if you could pay this fee by Saturday 7th of March. Tickets for the show will go on sale on that date and will ONLY be available from NPAS @ the Lir on Saturday & Sundays.
Important Show Dates
The Following Dates are the important Rehearsal Dates for The Show:
Monday May 4th
Dress Rehearsal@The Lir
Saturday 16th May
Dress Rehearsal Day at The Olympia Theatre
Sunday 17th May
Show Day at The Olympia. Show’s will be at 1pm and 6pm.
This year classes from Dalkey will have their own Show at The Pavillion Theatre in Dun Laoghaire. The Show will be on Sunday the 7th of June. We are very excited for all our Dalkey students!
Please add the NPAS Website to your Favourites! The Show section on the site will have all the information about everything show related 🙂
NPAS Exams – Well Done Everyone!
Well done to everyone who took a Drama or Musical Theatre Exam over the last two weeks. You were all totally fantastic and we are very proud of you. The school has yet again attained very high results throughout both sets of exams and The Irish Board of Speech and Drama continues to play a very important role in the positive progression of our students through the performing arts.
Certificates and report cards will be given out over the next few weeks.
Auditions for The Olympia Show!
The first round of Auditions for this years Show at The Olympia Theatre will be on Sunday 16th February at The Lir Academy Grand Canal Dock. The Auditions are open to anyone who attends any of our schools aged 7 – 20 years. The auditions are for lead rolls in the Show. At this first round you can sing a verse and chorus of ANY song, perform a dramatic poem or piece of prose or perform a solo dance piece. Please choose one piece that best suits your abilities. The Auditions are split into two age groups. 7-11 years can book into a half hour time slot between 11am and 2pm, and 12-20 years can book in between 2pm and 5pm. Please book at Reception or by calling The Office.
Auditions are a great time to show what you can do. They are always a very positive and fun event at our school, and we advise everyone interested to take part. We are very proud of you all!
Agency Photos are available for collection from Receptiom at The Lir tomorrow.
They will be available from St. Matthews & Dalkey next Saturday.