Pop Idol 2020

Pop Idol is back again for 2020! The event takes place on Friday the 14th of February from 7PM to 9PM at the European Secondary Campus.  As usual, students will perform musical  numbers of their choice after a gruelling audition process. We’re sure you’ll love the charisma, sonorous notes and talent on display! Food and Read more about Pop Idol 2020[…]

Mark Hill Physical Theatre Cross-Curricular Sessions

Our students recently worked with physical theatre practitioner Mark Hill on cross-curricular sessions that focused on collaborating across Creative Arts subjects. The focus of the sessions was to encourage students to find new perspectives to inspire their creativity by using skills from other Creative Arts subjects. Here are two student reflections on the process and Read more about Mark Hill Physical Theatre Cross-Curricular Sessions[…]

Lantern Making CCA for Phase Three

Our Lantern-making CCA is working toward creating one of the first creative exhibitions for our new Phase Three building. Ten students have started the task of creating a lantern for display in the newly created atrium space. We look forward to seeing the final product shortly after Chinese New Year, ready for its new “home” Read more about Lantern Making CCA for Phase Three[…]

H4 IB Student Performance Evening

Creating original theatre is always challenging. This week H4 IB Theatre students completed their Collaborative Project and met this challenge with commitment and creativity. They performed their piece called ‘Mute’ to an intimate audience at ESC. The group of students were inspired by current issues explored at the Oslo Freedom Forum, held in Taiwan, in September this year. Read more about H4 IB Student Performance Evening[…]

H1 Devised Performance Evening 2019

On Thursday, November 21st in the Hard Drama Space, H1 Drama students performed their Devised Theatre performances. In class, we began with famous and infamous character relationships whose lives change or whose lives changed us.  The actors chose different stimuli: Noah & Man – a newspaper article about a young man who ended his life Read more about H1 Devised Performance Evening 2019[…]

TES Dancers Shine!

Our wonderful dance troupes have done it again! Please read below Mrs Jill Kennedy’s summary of our students’ wonderful recent achievements: For the eighth year in a row, TES students have competed in the regional qualifiers and won the competition, entitling them to represent Taipei in the national competition. This year, I have had slightly less Read more about TES Dancers Shine![…]

Halloween Monster Bash Concert and Disco

Last Friday night on the 1st of November the European Secondary Campus shook with the raucous sounds of spooks and screaming guitars at the 2019 Monster Bash. Students enjoyed live rock bands, great food, a Haunted House and a variety of party games. The event was entirely organised by the Music Leaders and the Student Read more about Halloween Monster Bash Concert and Disco[…]

IB Film Students Get Practical

This week our H3 Film students employed many of the technical skills that they will require to fulfill the requirements of the IBDP Film Course. Students tried their hand at a variety of roles from scripting, directing, acting, filming, recording, lighting and editing. Students will need to demonstrate both practical and theoretical knowledge of these Read more about IB Film Students Get Practical[…]

Monster Bash Rehearsals

Students strummed and strutted ahead of tonight’s Monster Bash Halloween Rock Concert. The evening includes all-student provided live music, games, spooky treats, and the ever-popular Haunted House! This event has been entirely organised by our students leaders and musicians. Watch the blog for photos of what promises to be a “phantasmic” night full of fun!