MUSIC EVENTS: 2017 - 2018
FOLLIES: November 10 and 12
concert season will begin on Friday, November 10 and
Sunday afternoon, November 12 with our Fall
Follies Stars & Stripes production.
The Friday show begins at 7:30 pm and the Sunday matinee
begins at 2:30 pm.
Stars & Stripes Forever theme was intentionally
scheduled during Veterans' Day weekend so that the excitement
and enthusiasm of a cast of nearly 300 students can
honor and entertain our veterans and current military
personnel. Follies will be performed in the style of
a true Vaudeville show with music celebrating our American
heritage, complete with a script and narrator. And lets
not forget the variety of talented specialty acts, so
each night is a completely different show!
MUSICAL: ANYTHING GOES:
February 22, 23, 24 and 25
for Anything Goes
will be held on November 13 - 17.
you love musical theater then you wont want to
miss the music, dance, laughs, and the age-old tale
of Boy Meets Girl as no musical puts it on stage
better than ANYTHING GOES!
A hilarious shipboard romp, wrapped around one of Cole
Porters most magical scores, ANYTHING GOES
is Delightful, Delicious, and De-Lovely. The show is
full of famous musical theater hits such as Its
De-Lovely, Friendship, I Get
A Kick Out Of You, All Through The Night,
Anything Goes, Youre The Top
and Blow, Gabriel, Blow. Our production
will run Thursday February 22, Friday February 23
and Saturday February 24 at 7:30. We will
have a Sunday matinee on February 25 at 2:30.
Poetry Concert will be performed
on the evening of Wednesday, March 7 at 7:30 pm.
The Poetry Concert is dedicated to repertoire that sets
great poetic text to music, and this year we hope to expand
our boundaries and borders to include some of the great
poetic works from around the world in their language of
DAY OF MUSIC" PIANO CONCERT:
16th annual Wonderful Day of Piano Music will take place
on Friday, March 9.
master classes will be given during class by the world-class
pianist Dr. Tom Scott, from Cleveland, OH. He
will perform on the refurbished Knabe 9 grand
piano and the 9 Grotrian piano. The master classes
will culminate in an evening performance involving piano
students performing with Dr. Tom Scott. All proceeds
from ticket sales will go into the East
Coast Tour to NYC in 2019.
RECOGNITION & DESSERT:
the interest of both honoring our senior
class and keeping our spring concert music-focused,
we are having the Senior
Recognition and Dessert on Wednesday, May 16 at 7:00
pm. The senior class will be given the opportunity to
share their memorable experiences focusing on their accomplishments
during their high school tenure.
solos and specialty acts as well as the senior video
will all be performed at this event with dessert following
in the lobby.
we will close our time together with our Spring
Concert on Thursday, May 17 at 7:00 pm. The literature
for this concert will be based on the cultural diversity
found in our choral program, the high school, and the
community as a whole. In addition to the world music theme,
we are choosing folk literature that also involves the
folk dances from around the world.