The Sacred Heart High School Drama Club produces two or three plays annually in second semester to compete at the Saskatchewan Drama Association (SDA) Regional and Provincial Drama Festival competitions. Sacred Heart High School’s production of ‘This is a Play’ was the winner of the Best Overall Production Award at the 2015 SDA Region 4 Drama Festival, and Mack Tourand won the top acting award, the Mary Ellen Burgess Performance Award, for the role of Male Actor in the play. A Sacred Heart High School play has been named the Best Overall Production at the SDA Region 4 Drama Festival in sixteen of the last twenty years. The Sacred Heart High School Drama Club has gone on to win the Best Overall Production Award at the SDA Provincial Drama Festival three times, with ‘New Canadian Kid’ in 1999, ‘The Wild Flowering of Chastity’ in 2004, and ‘Baby’ in 2008. Eight Sacred Heart High School actors have won the top acting award at an SDA Provincial Drama Festival.
Sacred Heart High School will be hosting the 2016 SDA Region 4 Drama Festival in the Sacred Heart High School Performing Arts Theatre from March 17 to 19, 2016.
The fall musical has been a tradition at Sacred Heart High School since 1962. The Sacred Heart High School Drama Club stages a Broadway or Disney musical where participating students have the opportunity to explore talents in singing, acting, stage design, make-up, music, and more. Notable past musicals have included ‘West Side Story’ (1997), ‘The Sound of Music’ (2002), ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ (2004), ‘Oliver!’ (2005), ‘High School Musical’ (2007), ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (2008), ‘Annie!’ (2010), ‘Camp Rock’ (2011), ‘Grease’ (2013) and many more. Auditions are held in September, with performances in late November or early December. The fall musical for 2015 will be ‘Fiddler on the Roof’.