Southwood Drama Club Wins 5 Awards and Moves on to Regionals

Congratulations to the Southwood Drama Club for winning 5 awards at the National Theatre School’s Waterloo District Festival for their 2018-2019 production of “Sometimes I Look Up to the Sky”.


  • Tyler McDonald won an Award of Merit for Sound Design
  • Rowen Dubois, Mackenzie Kehl, and Tatyana Palmer won an Award of Merit for Videography
  • Katarina Borrias-Spitzig won an Award of Merit for Stage Management
  • Abegail Spittal won an Award of Merit for Performance
  • The cast and crew won the “Outstanding Production” Award

“Sometimes I Look Up to the Sky” will represent our school at the NTS Regional Showcase in Barrie on April 8-13th. The performance will be in the evening and will be open to the public. Our performance date has not been set.

NTS Festival

If you would like to learn more about the NTS Festival, please check out their website.

Helping the Southwood Drama Club

If you would like to help support the Southwood Drama Club, please consider donating to our WEFI. Donations are run through a registered charity (Waterloo Education Foundation Inc.) and you will receive a tax receipt.

Thank You

Thank you to Saint Benedict Catholic Secondary School for graciously hosting this year’s District Festival. Thank you for the enduring support of the staff and volunteers.

  • Mr. Gary Kirkham
  • Monica & Graham Braun from Monigram Coffee Roasters
  • Mr. Troy Dettwiler
  • Ms. Emily Ernst
  • Ms. Jennifer Sceviour
  • Tatyana Palmer
  • Ms. Katie Grant
  • Ms. Megan Drummond
  • Mr. Trevor Sinke
  • Ms. Autumn Russell
  • Ms. Molly Muck
  • Mr. Jake Kroeker
  • Mr. Jason Blair
  • Mr. Andrew Renner
  • Mr. Garret Titus
  • Mrs. Anne Hastings
  • Ms. Vida Collis (our ever-supportive principal)