Australia Japan New Zealand United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
GRC
Home  | BYB Foundation  | Tour Dates & Results  | Media Centre  | RockaMessages  | Donate!  | GRC TV  | Contact Us

    Tour Dates

    2010 CARLISLE (DAY 1) ROCK CHALLENGE
    2010 BE YOUR BEST FOUNDATION CARLISLE ROCK CHALLENGE® DAY ONE
    The Sands Centre - Thursday, April 22nd, 2010:

    FIRPARK SCHOOL, Motherwell, Scotland: the Cumbria County Council Community Safety Award for Soundtrack, the Cumbria Children's Services Performers' Choice Award, the Cumbria Constabulary Award for Concept Originality, the Cumbria Healthy Schools Award for Spirit of Rock Challenge, and overall THIRD PLACE

    LIVERPOOL COLLEGE: the Cumbria County Council Award for Entertainment

    LOWTON HIGH SCHOOL: the South Lakeland CDRP Award for Costume Design

    NELSON THOMLINSON SCHOOL: the Cumbria Healthy Schools Award for Choreography, and overall FIRST PLACE

    NETHERHALL SCHOOL SPECIALIST SPORTS COLLEGE: the West Cumbria CDRP Award for Lighting Design, the West Cumbria CDRP Award for Stage Crew, and the Cumbria County Council Children's Services Award for Hair and Make-Up Design

    ST BENEDICT'S CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL: the Carlisle and Eden CDRP Award for Video Performance, the Cumbria County Council Award for Performance Skill, the West Cumbria Learning Innovation Programmes Award for Drama Skills, the Cumbria Constabulary Award for Set Design and Staging, and overall SECOND PLACE

    WEST LAKES ACADEMY (New school)
    : the Cumbria Community Safety Award for Concept Interpretation

    To be announced later:
    the Award for Achievement in Drug Awareness
    the Award for Student Leadership
    the Award for Press Coverage
    the Award for School Community Support
    the Award for Healthy Lifestyle
    the Award for Cultural and Educational Achievement
    the Award for Positive Inclusion

    THEMES

    FIRPARK SCHOOL, Motherwell, Morth Lancashire, Scotland
    "The Lost Princess"

      The Revolution ends, St. Petersburg rumbles with rumours that Princess Anastasia lives! Anastasia's grandmother posts a reward for her return. Meanwhile, without memory, orphan wanders the streets. Vladimir and Dimitri spot Anya and cunningly train her to impersonate the missing princess. In Paris they meet the grandmother, who recognises her granddaughter. All's well that ends well ... or is it ?

    LIVERPOOL COLLEGE, Liverpool
    "A Musical of Messages"

      Our piece takes toy through a selection of West End Musicals depicting a number of issues young people face today. We hope you enjoy our eclectic medley of Musicals whilst appreciating the messages from the musicals which range from drug and alcohol abuse, teenage pregnancy, peer pressure and the lack of positive role models in the lives of some.

    LOWTON HIGH SCHOOL, Warrington, Cheshire
    "The Inbetween"

      Danielle has been in a serious accident and is rushed into hospital, where she has an out-of-body experience. Has she chosen the right path in life? Who will win her soul: the Grim Reaper or her Guardian Angel?

    NETHERHALL SCHOOL SPECIALIST SPORTS COLLEGE, Maryport, Cumbria
    "Dreamz...Z...Z"

      Four students find it difficult to concentrate in class. They start to daydream: Emma imagines that she is a ninja involved in an art-museum robbery; Jordan fancies being a Bollywood star; Jessica wishes that she was famous, with staff who cater to her every need, and Hannah dreams of her ideal man. Can dreams come true?

    ST. BENEDICT'S CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL, Whitehaven, Cumbria
    "Unwritten"

      Tom is being bullied, His only escape is in is precious books, where he can lose himself in the stories he reads. Tom feels alone and scared and lacks the courage to challenge the gang who victimise him ... that is, until one day after another vicious attack, Tom seeks refuge in the books of the Town Library...

    WEST LAKE ACADEMY, Egremont, Cumbria
    "Forever Young, Forever Cursed, Forever Yours: Dorian Gray"

      Set in today's image-obsessed fashion world Dorian - photographed for the new fashion brand "CURSE" - is hungry for success and with the desire to stay young and beautiful. Her picture grows old instead. Unable to accept the aging process, influenced by drink and drugs and manipulated by her Fashion Designer, Dorian is transformed from an innocent into a sadistic killer!

    THE CREW

    The evening show was presented by Dan McCready

      For UKRC: David Beal (Stage Manager), Oliver "Ollie" Ashman and Steve Stoddart (Assistant Stage Managers), Stuart MacGregor (Community Development / PR Manager), Tim Macfarlane (Event Manager), and Samantha "Sammy" Eastwood (Production Assistant);
      From TEGA: Tom Mumby (Lx) and Alastair Lindsay (Fx);
      From Visions Unlimited: Rob Morphew (mix) and Tom Bishop (camera);
      Volunteers: Stuart Cameron, Lesley-Ann Begg and Kimberley Burn from Aberdeen, Claire Storey from Bristol, plus John and Wendy Arrowsmith from Yorkshire