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DTASC Showcase this Friday night 10/27

DTASC Showcase this Friday night 10/27

The cast of the Fall 2017 DTASC musical scene

In preparation for the DTASC Fall 2017 Theater Festival, AVPA Theatre students will be presenting the annual Fall DTASC Showcase, an evening of scenes they will be performing at the DTASC Festival, including a scene from the classic Christopher Durang comedy “Beyond Therapy” and one from the Tony Award-winning musical “Into the Woods!”

The Showcase is Friday, October 27th in the Studio Theater, room 108.

Shows at 7pm and 8pm, suggested donation $5 admission, ($4 with ASB sticker)



The DTASC Fall Festival is on Saturday, October 28th at Calabasas High School.

Logistics for the DTASC Festival on Saturday:
Meet at 6:45am, leave at 7am, return by 10pm.
The drop off / pick up is at the front of the school.
Students are encouraged to buy lunch from the host school, here are the costs:
  • 2 slices of Pizza (pepperoni or cheese), chips & drink = $7
  • Veggie Sub, chips & drink = $7
  • Turkey Sub, chips & drink = $7
Students / parents should print and sign the Student Code of Conduct Form / Student Checklist, in addition to the permission slip handed out at school (due Wednesday, distributed today).

AVPA Mattress Fundraiser!

Where: Ortho Mattess, 5701 Sepulveda Blvd. Culver City, CA 90230 When: Saturday, February 25, 2017 Time: 8:00am- 6:00pm. The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts is hosting a fundraiser from now until February 25. By purchasing a new mattress and/or additional bedding supplies from Ortho Mattress at 5701 Sepulveda Blvd, a… Continue Reading

2016 Wall of Fame

2016 Wall of Fame

        AVPA Class of 2016 Wall of Fame As our seniors prepare to say their good-byes and graduate from AVPA, we’d like to share the impressive list of college acceptances they have accumulated this spring. We’re also listing their final choice of college or alternative plans for next year, along with their… Continue Reading

AVPA 20 Campaign – Help us reach $25,000!

Opportunity for Business or Individual Sponsorship of AVPA! The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) is our community’s thriving arts education program that has provided arts instruction to more than 4,000 students since its inception in 1996. We are inviting you to join us as AVPA celebrates its 20th anniversary!… Continue Reading

Java Gala 2016 Invitation

Java Gala 2016 Invitation

Java Gala VIII Celebrates 20 Years of AVPA   The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts, founded in 1996, celebrates 20 years of creating art and changing lives. Java Gala, the annual benefit for the AVPA Foundation, will kick off a year-long tribute to one of the most unique arts education… Continue Reading

AVPA Information Meeting

Information Meeting for students and parents interested in joining AVPA next year! Monday, March 21, 2016 7:00-8:00pm Frost Auditorium   Culver City HS’s AVPA program will hold an informational meeting immediately following the High School Information Night for Middle School Parents on March 21 (6-7pm).   This will be an ideal time to learn more… Continue Reading

The Big Show

Culver City High School Academy of Visual & Performing Arts Presents The Big Show Thursday December 18th 6PM 7PM TOURS ARE SOLD OUT! 8PM OPEN HOUSE HAS NO CAPACITY LIMIT! One-hour walking tours of the installations and performances throughout the building will be conducted at 6:00 and 7:00pm. Open House begins at 8:00pm. A reception… Continue Reading