Dance and Drama

Dance and Drama

Dio offers students a range of drama and music opportunities as curriculum subjects, as well as many co-curricular activities including:

  • Smokefree Stage Challenge - an annual inter-school dance and drama competition
  • Diocesan Shakespeare Festival - entries are chosen to go forward to the Regional Sheilah Winn Shakespeare in Schools Festival
  • Regional Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Festival - winning entries at the regional contest participate at the national festival in Wellington 
  • House Dance - inter-house competitions as part of House Music contest
  • Theatresports - weekly improvisation sessions
  • Kapa Haka - Te reo Maori cultural group
  • Productions - annual productions may include musicals and dramatic plays at various year levels and co-productions with Dilworth School.