The Performing Arts Programme run at G.D. Goenka Public School, Lucknow, encourages students to develop and value artistic creations as a means to communicate ideas, thoughts, feelings and emotions. Through their study of art, music, drama and dance, students learn to plan, develop and present artistic products or performances that reflect their own creativity. Students are also encouraged to try new combinations of tools, resources, techniques and approaches throughout their study. Street plays have been an integral part of the Performing Arts Programme at GDGPS. Dramatics Club also plays a pivotal role in honing the acting skills of the child.
Dance: Dance is the best way to channel the seemingly boundless energy of kids. At G.D. Goenka Public School, Lucknow, school children are learning all dance forms and specialised classes are provided for Kathak - one of the famous and ancient classical dance forms of India, apart from Indian Dance Forms, we provide training to our students in different Western Dance Styles also, like Salsa, Hip Hop, Jazz, Bollyfunk , etc. Students practice these various dance forms in their respective club periods and as and when scheduled in their time table. Training is provided to senior as well as to junior and pre-primary students. Children participate in all the cultural activities. They have also been trained for the competitions and concerts held at School, Inter School and City level.
Music: At G.D. Goenka Public School we train children in both Western and Indian Music. They also learn to play musical instruments like, Drums, Guitar, Synthesizer, Tabla, Congo, etc. and practice the music during their club periods .They are even getting training in songs based on theme. They have also been trained for the competitions and concerts held at School, Inter School and City level.
Art: At G.D. Goenka Public School Lucknow, we organise Visual arts activities like tempra paintings ,modern art, ceramic-pot decorations, mini sculptures, puppet making, oil paintings , paper craft and a lot more that enable the children to make connections between the imaginative life and the world and to organise and express ideas, feelings in visual, tangible form. In drawing, painting, constructing and inventing, the child assimilates and responds to experience and tries to make sense of it.
Sports: G.D. Goenka Public School lays a lot of stress on the holistic development of the child and has arranged for excellent sports facilities at school with the required infrastructure. The School has arrangements for all major sports namely, basketball, cricket, football, tennis, swimming, skating, taekwondo, to name a few. All the sports are played and practiced under specialized supervision of a trained instructor. GDGPS students regularly participate in major competitions and tournaments happening at school, city and state level and have added several feathers to its already well accomplished cap.