CaSPA 2020 Program

CaSPA 2020 Program

In anticipation of the build towards “200 Years of Catholic Education” in 2021 we are expanding the CaSPA program across all its platforms. From Creative Dance to Performance Squads, Corroboree, Boys Enrichment Days, every area is showing growth for 2020. Take a look at the many programs on offer across teacher professional learning, specialised programs or in school support. See what suits or work with us to design something that targets your needs.

Special Events

Event

 Description Date and Time

Corroboree 

In September 2020, this new flagship event at Sydney Olympic Park will be further developed from the success of 2019 as a day of cultural immersion. All SCS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students are invited to come and learn about different aspects of their cultures in preparation to hold a Corroboree in the afternoon. 

 8 September

 CaSPA LiVe

CaSPA LIVE returns to the ICC and remains in the Darling Harbour Theatre for 2020. The 2020 performance is designed with a strong narrative around the theme of 'care for the earth’. All Ensembles, Goodjarga and a range of other students will be involved in this performance. 

23 June

CaSPA Film Fest

Battle of the ArtZ is back in 2020 as CaSPA Film Fest! We're calling for entries into this online film competition, with the winner to be played to an audience of thousands at CaSPA Live.

15 May

 

Voice and Music

Event

 Description Date and Time

Student Ensembles 

This program offers industry standard tutoring in drama, dance and voice and will showcase exceptional talent in professionally staged events throughout the year.

Commences 17 February 

Performance Squads

Our Performance Squads are open to all students who wish to develop their skills in performance, and participate in the CaSPA Live showcase in June.

 

Commences 6 May

 Youth Ministry Band

 

CaSPA's YMB performs at a number of public events throughout the year, as well as at CaSPA Live. Skilled musicians are always welcome to apply.

Commences 10 February 

Touring Works

The highly successful 'Touring Works' program will travel the very best talent across the Archdiocese taking dance, drama and vocal performances to primary and secondary school venues in terms 3 and 4.  

 Commences Term 3

Let's Sing

The 'Let's Series' builds the capacity of staff and students via engaging immersion days in voice. Hundreds of students will participate in 2019 in what has become one of CaSPA's annual highlights.

25 - 27 May

Song Writing

This program is aimed at the high achieving young artists through extension workshops providing networking and performance opportunities. 

Commences 19 February

HSC Support

Skillbuilding workshops to provide assistance to students to achieve their best in HSC practical examinations.

Commences 16 March

Boys Enrichment Workshops

 

Boys Enrichment Workshops support deeper learning for boys in the performing arts, whilst developing pathways between primary and secondary schools. 

Commences 11 February  

Drama

Event

 Description Date and Time

This program offers industry standard tutoring in drama, dance and voice and will showcase exceptional talent in professionally staged events throughout the year.

Commences 17 February 

The highly successful 'Touring Works' program will travel the very best talent across the Archdiocese taking dance, drama and vocal performances to primary and secondary school venues in terms 3 and 4. 

Commences Term 3

The 'Let's Series' builds the capacity of staff and students via engaging immersion days in drama. Hundreds of students will participate in 2019 in what has become one of CaSPA's annual highlights.

31 August - 1 September

Workshops to provide assistance to students to achieve their best in HSC practical examinations.

16 March

In 2020, Senior TheatreWorks will include an intensive rehearsal retreat to develop a piece prior to a week of touring around Sydney Catholic Schools.

Commences 19 October  

Boys Enrichment Workshops support deeper learning for boys in the performing arts, whilst developing pathways between primary and secondary schools. 

Commences 11 February 

Dance

Event

 Description Date and Time

This program offers industry standard tutoring in drama, dance and voice and will showcase exceptional talent in professionally staged events throughout the year.

Commences 17 February 

Our Performance Squads are open to all students who wish to develop their skills in performance, and participate in the CaSPA Live showcase in June.

Commences 6 May

The highly successful 'Touring Works' program will travel the very best talent across the Archdiocese taking dance, drama and vocal performances to primary and secondary school venues in terms 3 and 4. 

Commences Term 3

The 'Let's Series' builds the capacity of staff and students via engaging immersion days in dance. Hundreds of students will participate in 2019 in what has become one of CaSPA's annual highlights.

9 - 11 June
Songwriting

This program is aimed at the high achieving young artists through extension workshops providing networking and performance opportunities.

Commences 19 February

Workshops to provide assistance to students to achieve their best in HSC practical examinations.

1 September 

Boys Enrichment Workshops support deeper learning for boys in the performing arts, whilst developing pathways between primary and secondary schools. 

Commences 11 February 

A project to help build capacity in dance teaching and contributing to a wider school community dance network. The students are mentored in the art of dance teaching and developing choreography which is packaged in a teaching resource.

Commences 17 February

An opportunity for students to work using a range of stimuli to create choreography and experience a filming and performance day.

 9 November