The St Catherine’s Black Box Theatre will provide an outstanding professional venue for our Performing Arts program, ensuring a specialised learning space that complements the professionalism and standard of performances by St Catherine’s students.
This theatre will be the jewel of cultural sophistication at the front of St Catherine’s School, visible from the iconic Heyington Gates and embracing the west-facing façade of Sherren House.
Imagine a bespoke performance, rehearsal and learning space to help build robust foundations for life-long creative learning and appreciation for the Performing Arts.
Within this creative hub, we can enable and recognise every student’s ability and potential – academically, physically, socially,creatively and emotionally.
Imagine the high energy of Epic Theatre productions sculptured ‘in the round’, or our Concerto Concert beautifully viewed against the backdrop of the historic mansion of Sherren House, flood-lit for an evening performance; fairy lights draping the floor to ceiling windows.
A 360° blackout curtain will provide complete flexibility to configure multiple stage opportunities.
Imagine a single spellbinding dancer under the spotlight of centre stage.
Generations of students have brought gifted performances to appreciative
With the Black Box Theatre, the bar can be seriously lifted for