Music & Performing Arts


Music is a deeply valued aspect of the culture at Sir John Deane’s and students may join a number of thriving ensembles including, jazz combos, the College choir, string quartets, a concert band and singing groups.

Actors, dancers and musicians may immerse themselves in a wide range of performances both on stage and behind the scenes. In recent years the College has staged several large scale productions and more intimate evenings of theatre, music and dance.

Recent productions include Return to the Forbidden Planet, Our Country’s Good, Miss Saigon, Guyz and Dollz and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Our recent alumni have been awarded places at prestigious conservatoires of music, dance and drama, including the National Conservatoire of Wales, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, Royal Northern College of Music, Birmingham Conservatoire, Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and Ballet West.