NWSA Feb Booster Update
Band and Orchestra: Pre-MPA concerts for Band (March 1) and Orchestra (March 8) will be held from 7-8pm in the Black Box. Musical Showcase is March 20 – check website for updates. The next meeting is April 4 from 6-7pm in the Orchestra Room. The meeting are an excellent way to hear what is going on in the band and orchestra programs, learn how you can help and have a say.
Chorus: Next Choral Arts Booster (CAB) meeting is Tuesday, March 7 at 5:15pm in the high school chorus room. Parents are welcome! Middle and High school chorus will be performing at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church on March 2 at 7:00pm. Music Performance Adjudication (MPA) is at Wingate University on March 13 and 15 for high school and March 28 for middle school. We are on our way to another Superior rating!
Dance: Next meeting is Feb. 23 from 6-7:30pm at Chick-fil-A Northlake. NHSDA Induction Ceremony (Seniors) will be Feb. 24 from 6-7pm in the Black Box.
Piano: Thirty-Two students are participating in the annual National Federation of Music Clubs piano festival at Queens University, 29 students participating in the non-scholarship division (Feb. 25) and 3 students competing in the scholarship division (Feb. 18th). The Piano Benefit Concert is Sunday, March 26 at 3pm at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church. This concert features advanced piano students and talented alumni and raises community awareness of the only full-time piano program in CMS. The concert is free and open to the public with donations collected. Next booster meeting is March 14 in Room E228 (piano lab) at 5:15 pm, all interested parents are highly encouraged to attend. Looking for parents to take on leadership roles for the 2017/2018 school year.
Theatre: Next meeting will be on Feb. 14 from 4:45-5:45 in the Little Black Box/Ms. Fraker's classroom. HS Theatre Honors A presents "The Odd Couple, female edition" on Feb. 9 at 7pm and "The Diviners" on Feb. 10 at 3pm and 7pm in the Black Box, tickets on sale at door. MS Theatre presents "The Case of Alex Hansen" on March 3 and March 4 at 7pm. The HS Spring Musical "All Shook Up" is March 10-11 at the CPCC Halton Theatre, tickets on sale at the CPCC website. Big Picture will be April 20 at 7pm at McGlohon Theatre; this is a free community event.
Visual Arts: We had 82 awards for the Scholastic Competitions with eight out of the 11 portfolios winning awards. The student work is on exhibit at the Mint Museum and Spirit Square. Our Middle School Show will open a reception at the Mint Museum on March 8 from 6:00-7:30pm.