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Culture at Northwood 2017 Update

Almost at the half way mark of 2017 and Northwood continues to be a hub of cultural activity!

Here’s a little highlight of what’s been happening this year so far:

  • The newly formed Northwood Choir had great success performing at the Northlands Girls’ Choir Festival
  • Julian Gaul (grd 11) & Mitchell Kruger (grd 10), along with Old Boys Sphe Zungu and Chayce Tyne accompanied Mr Scott to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York with the KZN Youth Wind Band – they WON the competition.
  • Northwood songster Andrew Sutton has been up and down the country opening for the likes of Gangs of Ballet and Matthew Mole.

Watch out for his solo EP soon!

  • Numerous works from the Visual Arts Department are on their way to Shenzhen, China to be part of a huge African art exchange and exhibit.
  • The Band Drummers added masses of energy on the final stretch of the ECR Big Walk performing with Drum Majorettes and Cheerleaders.
  • Lwazi Motha (grd 11), along with his partner were placed FIRST in the Dolphin Latin and Ballroom Challenge. They won both the Latin AND Ballroom sections!
  • Further afield, Old Boy Luke Lovemore continues to succeed as he moves into the final rounds in Team Lira on The Voice SA.
  • Gangs of Ballet, made up of Old Boys Josh & Brad Klynsmith and Jono Rich, grow bigger by the day, their latest single Follow, is moving fast up the charts.

Don’t forget the upcoming Northwood Musical 16 – 18 August.

Tickets sales will open soon!