Drama and Performing Arts are flourishing at the school, with an exciting and ever-growing programme of events in the 500-seat Theatre, Taylor Hall.
All pupils are taught Drama up to Year 9 as part of the curriculum, then GCSE Drama and A level Drama and Theatre Studies are offered to pupils.
Cross-curricular links with made with other departments, including English and PSHE (Personal Social Health Education). Theatre trips are organised and specialists are invited into school to enhance learning.
Pupils have many opportunities to become involved in school productions, including the Senior School Musical, House Plays and Kirby House drama productions.