Somerset County Orchestra
Somerset County Orchestra are delighted to welcome back Elizabeth Hayley for a performance of Beethoven’s youthful first Piano Concerto. The theme of youthfulness is continued in Prokofiev’s moving suites from his ballet Romeo and Juliet, one of the movements known to all as the theme tune to The Apprentice.
The concert opens with Rossini’s William Tell Overture, another piece better known by its TV theme name, The Lone Ranger.
William Tell Overture - Rossini
Piano Concerto No. 1 - Beethoven performed by
Soloist Elizabeth Hayley
Suite No 1 & 2 from Romeo and Juliet - Prokofiev
Tickets £12 Under 18 free
Monday 1st August,
Thursday 4th &
Class times: 9.00am – 3:30pm
Drop off times: from 8.15am – 8.50am
Pick up times: from 4.40pm –4:30pm
Age range: 8 – 12 years
Led by Tumie Ngakane
Tumie will lead you through this four-day course developing striking skills and physical fitness. You will acquire and develop movement skills, learn to communicate, collaborate and compete by selecting & applying skills & tactics. You will learn how to evaluate, recognise and improve your performance and gain & review an understanding of fitness and health.
Each day you will play a different sporting activity: net & wall games; striking and fielding games; invasion games and running & team building Activities.
Each day will see you challenged in five areas, speed, agility, power, anaerobic endurance & endurance and will conclude with teams competing in a fitness and health quiz
8th - 12th August
9 am - 3:30 pm
Drop off times: from 8:15 - 8:50 am
Pick up 3:40 - 4:30 pm
Our Head of Design Technology will lead these masterclasses, offering a fabulous opportunity to design and construct items in a variety of materials.
The masterclasses will take place in our well equipped and purpose-built workshop and all aspects of safety and use of tools will be covered.
Open to children aged 9 to 12 years, whether beginners or more experienced, items made during the week can be taken home.
All material costs included.
Art Master Class 2022
Monday 8th August – Thursday 11th August
Class times: 9.30 am – 3.00 pm
Drop off times: from 8.30 am – 9.15 am
Pick up times: from 3.10 pm – 4.00 pm
Age range: 7 – 11 years
The Art teachers at Queen’s College are excited to offer a week of Art Master Classes to ----
Children will have an opportunity to engage in a wide variety of new skills and techniques during the
fun-packed few days, including collagraph printing; clay modelling, and mosaic picture making using
a variety of inspirational starting points.
Monday 15 – Friday 20 August
Class times: 9.00am – 4.00pm
Drop off times: from 8.30am – 8.45am
Pick up times: from 4.15pm – 4.45pm
Age range: 7 – 12 years
Our annual, adrenaline-pumped adventure course returns
for another year.
Led by Mark Neenan (Head of Outdoor Pursuits at Queen’s) and his team, you will learn the various skills required to complete a range of activities across Devon and Somerset including canoeing, rock climbing, tunnelling, orienteering, bushcraft and kayaking.
If you love the great outdoors, thrilling adventures, getting wet and muddy and also have plenty of energy, this is the ideal course for you!
Monday 22nd August – Friday 26th August
Class times: 9.00am – 3.30pm
Drop off times: from 8.15am – 9.00am
Pick up times: from 3.40pm – 4.30pm
Age range: 9 – 16 years
During this amazing five-day course Joe Mann, Queen's Colleges' Head of Food and Nutrition will take you on an enthusiastic journey through the world of food and nutrition. You will be mastering culinary skills, putting together recipes and creating a different meal, dessert or baked goods each day, which you can then take home for tea.
Each day will be spent learning about the nutrition, whilst combining delicious flavours to create sumptuous dishes.
If you love food and enjoy cooking this course is perfect for you.
*****Look out for our adult evening class on Friday 26 August.*****