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‘Treasure Island’ – What a treat!

‘Treasure Island’ – What a treat!

15 May 2019

Over the past term, no less than fifty-four Lower School (Year 7 and 8) pupils, under the guidance of Miss Katie Crossley, have embraced the swashbuckling thriller that is ‘Treasure Island’. With its multiple exotic locations, starry skies, pirates, ghosts and even parrots, it represents a not insignificant technical and acting challenge, but the Lower School and production team have certainly risen to meet it.

Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony Lavery, which premiered at the National Theatre in 2014. Lavery redresses the gender balance while preserving the narrative’s excitement. In this production, the central character ‘Jim Hawkins’ is a ‘Jemima’ who defiantly asserts ‘girls need adventures too, Mrs Hawkins.’

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Haileybury pupils celebrate another exceptional year of IB results

5 July 2019

Haileybury pupils celebrate another exceptional year of IB results

Another spectacular year for our IB pupils.With an average point score of 36.2 for the International  > more

Discovery Week: A leap into the unknown

28 June 2019

Discovery Week: A leap into the unknown

Discovery Week delivered. We had a sun-drenched Proms in the Park, a super-heroic 5K charity run  > more

Making waves! Praise for pupils' STEAM projects

21 June 2019

Making waves! Praise for pupils' STEAM projects

Tsunamis, devilish diseases and 'how to survive a nuclear winter' were among special  > more

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