Creative Arts

We’re off to see Ryan Tubridy!

https://vimeo.com/296018043   Best of luck to 36 of our six class Pupils who are off to the Late Late Toy Show audition on Monday in The Strand Hotel Limerick. The school received a phone call on Wednesday afternoon to invite the girls to audition to sing their action song Medley from Mary Poppins. The girls [...]

2018-10-19T16:40:52+01:00October 19th, 2018|Categories: Archive, Awards, Celebrations, Creative Arts, Creative Schools, Latest Posts|

Romeo and Juliet

On May 16th 2017, Fourth Class received a Creative Schools award for their 20 minute Promenade Theatre production of ‘Romeo and Juliet’. This involved students performing five scenes not on a stage but in five different locations (outdoors and indoors) around the school. The invited audience followed the actors as they performed the street fight scene in [...]

Christmas Shows 2016

We hope you will have enjoyed some of our Christmas shows this year. For the first time we experimented with a variety of venues for our Christmas performances: some of our Christmas productions were performed on stage at the community theatre; some were in the spacious community centre hall; and the infant classes performed in the school hall. Each [...]

Hamlet

gyeBF97rhTQ   ‘Hamlet’ in Fourth Class?   54 students in Fourth Class have recently won a national award for their 16 minute potted production of Shakespeare’s great tragedy – Hamlet. These enthusiastic young ladies worked over four months on this exciting Shakespearean project. They designed costumes, composed the narration, rehearsed and polished their performances and [...]

2017-05-26T16:50:53+01:00June 20th, 2016|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Arts, Latest Posts|Tags: , , , , , |

Mundy and his Galway Girls

On August 26th famous singer and musician Mundy performed to a capacity audience in Barrack Square. VMware celebrated ten years of technical support in Ballincollig. 15 of our actresses dramatised his most famous song 'The Galway Girl'.   Hey Mundy... You ain't ever seen nothing like our Scoil Mhuire Girls!!! The Galway Girl I [...]

2017-05-25T16:34:07+01:00September 29th, 2015|Categories: Archive, Celebrations, Creative Arts|Tags: , , , |

Titanic

Scoil Mhuire Pupils in Winning Performance.   Fourth class pupils of Scoil Mhuire, Ballincollig won 1st prize in a special competition to commemorate the sinking of the RMS Titanic on April 15, 1912. The girls put on a memorable performance which was very highly praised by the two adjudicators of the competition. The prize was 1,000 [...]

2017-06-07T13:01:15+01:00May 23rd, 2014|Categories: Archive, Awards, Creative Arts, Creative Schools|Tags: , , , , , |

2nd National Creative Award

For the second year running, Scoil Mhuire  won a national award for Creative Schools. The award was made to Scoil Mhuire teacher, Helen Ní Ailíosa, for a project carried out with Fourth class and their teacher Máire Breatnach. The award ceremony was held in the Ark Cultural Centre for Children, Temple Bar, Dublin on Monday May [...]

Cirque

Cirque In March 2012 a whole school production took place in Colaiste Choilm. The show was called Cirque and showcased the variety of talents of pupils and teachers in Scoil Mhuire. Each class performed a unique piece of work based on the concept of Cirque du Soleil. The show was colourful and creative and [...]

2017-08-05T23:06:06+01:00March 30th, 2012|Categories: Creative Arts|Tags: , , , , , , |

Cirque

Cirque In March 2012 a whole school production took place in Colaiste Choilm. The show was called Cirque and showcased the variety of talents of pupils and teachers in Scoil Mhuire. Each class performed a unique piece of work based on the concept of Cirque du Soleil. The show was colourful and creative and [...]

2017-05-26T14:07:25+01:00March 30th, 2012|Categories: Archive, Creative Arts|Tags: , , , , |