"It's a channel for the creation generation. It's not just TV and film,
it's dance, music, theater, drama. It's art.'   Shane Walker

The arts are powerful forms of expression that recognise, value, and contribute to the unique bicultural and multicultural character of Aotearoa New Zealand, enriching the lives of all New Zealanders. The arts have their own distinct languages that use both verbal and non-verbal conventions, mediated by selected processes and technologies. Through movement, sound, and image, the arts transform people's creative ideas into expressive works that communicate layered meanings.

The Baradene Performing Arts faculty provides stimulating opportunities for students from Year 7 to Year 13 in a range of creative and performing disciplines.  With talented and skilful teachers, students are encouraged to enjoy participating in performing arts, to gain in confidence and self-discipline and be inspired by their experiences. 

Arts and Culture

View Calendar Important Dates
6
May

Senior Orchestra - Strings Only Workshop

Auditorium view
6
May

Symphonic Band Workshop

Auditorium view
11
May

Y13 Drama to "Verbatim"

Jubilee 1 view
15
May

Y12/13 Drama to "Mrs Warren's Profession"

ASB Waterfront Theatre view
19
May

Concert Band Workshop

Jub 1 view
20
May

Concert Band Workshop

Jub 1 view
23
May

Y10-12 Dance to "Lumina"

Bruce Mason Theatre view
24
May

St Benedict Concert (Combined with SPC)

St Benedict's Church, Eden Terrace view
28
May

Remuera Library Music Month Concert

Remuera Library view
29
May

Youdance Festival

Raye Freedman Arts view
9
Jun

Schola Big Sing Workshop

view
10
Jun

Schola Big Sing Workshop

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11 - 17
Jun

Chamber Music Contest Auckland Regionals Week

view
12
Jun

Schola to Big Sing Festival

Baradene/Town Hall view
18
Jun

Y11-13 Drama to 'A Country of Two Halves'

Jubilee 1 view
21
Jun

Dance Showcase

Auditorium view
22
Jun

Baradonna Chorus - Young Singers in Harmony Regional Contest

Birkenhead College view
29 - 1
Jun - Jul

Senior Orchestra Camp

Sonshine Ranch, Clevedon view
1
Jul

Dress Rehearsal - Year 12 Production

Jubilee view
2
Jul

Year 12 Production

Jubilee view
3
Jul

Year 12 Production

Jubilee view
26
Jul

Y10-11 Drama to 'Sightings'

Q Theatre view
27 - 29
Jul

Concert Band Camp

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2
Aug

Pre KBB Music Concert

Holy Trinity Cathedral view
3
Aug

Dance Cafe

Jubilee view
5
Aug

KBB Groups Rehearse

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5
Aug

Senior Orchestra Rehearsal

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6 - 12
Aug

KBB Festival Week

view
11
Aug

Rehearsal - One Act Play Festival

Jubilee view
12
Aug

Rehearsal - One Act Play

Jubilee view
13
Aug

Dress Rehearsal - Year 10 Production

Jubilee view
14
Aug

Year 10 Production

Jubilee view
15
Aug

Kids Sing

Town Hall view
15
Aug

Year 10 Production

Jubilee 1 view
18
Aug

Dress Rehearsal - One Act Play

Jubilee view
19
Aug

Dress Rehearsal - One Act Play

Jubilee view
20
Aug

One Act Play performance

Jubilee view
21
Aug

One Act Play performance

Jubilee view
22
Aug

Honours Band Festival

Town Hall view
23
Aug

Honours Band Festival

Town Hall view
24
Aug

Y11 Drama to 'Mrs Krishnan's Party'

TAPAC, Western Springs view
30 - 31
Aug

Big Sing Final

view
1
Sep

Baradene Music Competition

Auditorium view
11
Sep

NZ Opera La Boheme

Junior Music Students view
12
Sep

Rimsky-Korsakov Concert

Junior Music Students view
23
Sep

Dress Rehearsal - Y11 Production

Jubilee view
24
Sep

Year 11 Production

Jubilee view
25
Sep

Year 11 Production

Jubilee view
26
Sep

NCEA Music Concert

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26
Sep

Y12-13 Drama to 'Rendered'

ASB Waterfront Theatre view
27
Sep

Y11-13 Music to APO 'Russian Tales'

tbc view

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View full Calendar Important Dates
23
May

Orienteering - AKSS Individual Champs

Woodhill Forest view
23
May

Sacramental Retreat Evening

Chapel view
23
May

Y10-12 Dance to "Lumina"

Bruce Mason Theatre view
24
May

Pompallier Shield Competition

Marist College view
24
May

St Benedict Concert (Combined with SPC)

St Benedict's Church, Eden Terrace view
24
May

Y10 Careers Expo P2 and 3

Greenlane Expo Centre view
28
May

Remuera Library Music Month Concert

Remuera Library view
28
May

Spanish Exchange

Kings College view
29
May

Youdance Festival

Raye Freedman Arts view
30
May

Sacramental Programme Retreat Evening

Chapel view
31
May

Young Enterprise

AUT City Campus view
7
Jun

Cross Country - AKSS

Flat Bush view
9
Jun

Schola Big Sing Workshop

view
10
Jun

Schola Big Sing Workshop

view
10
Jun

Stuart House Mass

Auditorium view
11 - 17
Jun

Chamber Music Contest Auckland Regionals Week

view
11
Jun

PTA Meeting

Staffroom view
12
Jun

Football - Interzones (Y7/8)

view
12
Jun

Schola to Big Sing Festival

Baradene/Town Hall view
14
Jun

Ski - AKSS Champs

Snow Planet view
15 - 16
Jun

ANZNET Schools Conference: Capturing the Heart of Philippine Duchesne

Baradene College view
15
Jun

Teacher Only Day

view
18
Jun

Y11-13 Drama to 'A Country of Two Halves'

Jubilee 1 view
20
Jun

Y12 Work Experience Day

view
20
Jun

Y9/10 Enrichment Trip

Tiritiri view
21
Jun

Dance Showcase

Auditorium view
21
Jun

Duathlon - AKSS

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22
Jun

Baradonna Chorus - Young Singers in Harmony Regional Contest

Birkenhead College view
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