De La Salle College has been producing musicals every year since 1979. In that time they have produced everything from Les Miserables to All Shook Up and have been award winners in the Festival of Light Opera.
What more appropriate video for Good Friday than ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’. Ray Collins performed the part of Judas at the age of 16 in this production – which was in a word – remarkable. Here is a short extract from that show.
The first Schools production of Les Mis in Waterford was performed by De La Salle College in 2006 in the Theatre Royal. Here is the show programme from that very performance. 2006 – Les Miserables – Show Programme
In 1989 De La Salle College produced arguably the finest College and possibly junior show of all time – How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying. It was a pet project of Br. Ben Hanlon who discussed the show at length in our podcast here. Here is the showContinue Reading
Brother Ben has seen it all with De La Salle College… this episode he joins me to talk about the Addams Family – De La Salle’s annual production and De La Salle College’s 40th anniversary show. Slightly longer than normal this is a great conversation with a living legend ofContinue Reading
Back 34 years today to the Spring of 1984 and De La Salle College presented ‘My Fair Lady’ in the Theatre Royal as their annual production. As always – a tremendous success. Here is the show programme for a browse. 1984 – My Fair Lady – Show Programme
Today’s update – a vintage programme from De La Salle College way way back to 1981, 37 years ago. ‘Oliver!’ – one of the most popular of all the shows a school chooses to perform 1981 – Oliver – Show Programme
In 1980 De La Salle College brought us Jesus Christ Superstar. It was only their second show under the stewardship of Br. Ben Hanlon and Fr. Sean Melody (RIP). The show programme is attached as well as the News & Star’s review of the production from 1980 – a welcomeContinue Reading
Rehearsal videos are great to have – and this one is no different. Back to 1993 where some very young heads were preparing for Jesus Christ Superstar in the Theatre Royal directed by Bryan Flynn… I know some people are going to enjoy this one!
In 1994 De La Salle College produced ‘The Boyfriend’ by Sandy Wilson. It was maybe a bit unexpected direction to go in – following on as it did from Jesus Christ Superstar the preceding year. Nonetheless – the college produced the goods again. Here is the show programme. 1994 –Continue Reading
! Added today are three show programmes – a classic from 1982 with ‘Fiddler On The Roof’, 1991 – ‘The Bells are ringing’ and 1993 – ‘Jesus Christ Superstar’. Enjoy! Added to the De La Salle College archive here. 1982 – Fiddler On The Roof 1991 – Bells are RingingContinue Reading