February 10th saw Walton High Performing Arts present the first ever Night Of The Classics at The Venue.
Featuring classical Music, Drama and Dance the evening proved to be a huge hit. Hosted by Sharon Alexander and Melvyn Letts the show featured high class acts such as stunning solos from Joshua Atkinson, Peter Neale, Anthony Nevin, Ruth Parsons and Abi Taylor. The audience also enjoyed a beautiful Opera piece from music teacher Amy Ryan accompanied by John Croker. Groups took to the stage with the Brass Ensemble and the Walton High Orchestra filling the theatre with their sound. Dance was represented by Upstage Juniors adorable ‘Nutcracker’ and a senior take on ‘Rite of Spring’. But the true highlight of the evening had to be Walton High’s adaptation of ‘Carmen’, A highly stylised, colourful and high energy take on Bizet’s classic full of emotion and excitement.