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Student Life

Performing Arts

The Performing Arts Department supports a variety of co-curricular opportunities in drama, choral and orchestral music, and dance. Students are given the opportunity to grow as artists, collaborate with their peers, and perform beautiful productions of theater, music, and dance. See below for a complete list of opportunities and more information on how to reserve tickets.    

2018-19 Season

We are very excited about this year's shows! Contact Steve Borowka, Performing Arts Department Chair, with any quesitons. 

Upper School Fall Play: Twelfth Night
Auditions: September 18 & 19
Performances: December 7, 8, 9

Middle School Play: The Skin of Our Teeth
Auditions: November 19, 20
Performances: February 8, 9, 10

School Musical: Little Shop of Horrors
Auditions: January 22, 23
Performances: May 3,4,5

Fifth & Sixth Grade Play: Humpty Dumpty is MIssing
Auditions: March 5 & 6
Performances: May 9 & 10 

Upper School Winter Concert: December 12, 7pm
Middle School (6-8) Winter Concert: December 19, 5pm
Upper School Spring Concert: April 25, 7pm
Upper School Jazz Concert: May 16, 7pm
Middle School (5-8) Spring Concert: May 22, 5pm

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