Category Archives: AVPA – News

Java Gala VII Tickets On Sale Now!

The seventh installment of Java Gala at the Kirk Douglas Theatre is Saturday, June 6. The reception begins at 6:30pm, with refreshments, live music by the Jazz Combo, a silent auction, and our student Art Exhibition. The show begins at 8pm. The annual benefit for the AVPA Foundation celebrates a year of accomplishments, as well… Continue Reading

AVPA Launches JAVA Pledge Campaign

We reached our goal of $5,000 at Java Gala – but now we have a new goal and a greater incentive to ask for your help! Turn $5,000 into $20,000! Sony Pictures Entertainment announces matching grant of $10,000 if we can reach our goal of $10,000 by the end of June! Follow the steps below… Continue Reading

AVPA Launches JAVA Pledge Campaign

AVPA Launches JAVA Pledge Campaign

{fshare} We reached our goal of $5,000 at Java Gala – but now we have a new goal and a greater incentive to ask for your help! Turn $5,000 into $20,000! Sony Pictures Entertainment announces matching grant of $10,000 if we can reach our goal of $10,000 by the end of June!   Follow the… Continue Reading

Java Gala VII Tickets On Sale Now!

Java Gala VII Tickets On Sale Now!

{fshare}The seventh installment of Java Gala at the Kirk Douglas Theatre is Saturday, June 6. The reception begins at 6:30pm, with refreshments, live music by the Jazz Combo, a silent auction, and our student Art Exhibition. The show begins at 8pm. The annual benefit for the AVPA Foundation celebrates a year of accomplishments, as well… Continue Reading

The Big Show

The Big Show

{fshare}Culver City High School Academy of Visual & Performing Arts presents

The Big Show

A site-specific celebration of AVPA and the Robert Frost Auditorium

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Thursday, December 18

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 will take place beginning at 7pm – light food and beverages will be available.

 Attendance and Ticketing Options:

• Purchase a tour at 6 pm and/or 7 pm – choose a track (A, B, C, or D) [please note: each tour is limited to 20 people]

• Purchase an Open House general admission which begins at 8 pm – all installations will be available to view, and many performances will have reprises during the 8-9 pm hour (Open House ticket holders may arrive for the reception beginning at 7 pm).

There are 3 links to follow to purchase your tickets:

For 6 pm tours, click here: [6PM TOUR IS ALMOST SOLD OUT!]

http://www.eventbrite.com/e/avpas-big-show-6pm-tours-please-read-event-details-below-tickets-14851438051

For 7 pm tours, click here: [7PM TOUR IS NOW SOLD OUT!]

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/avpas-big-show-7pm-tours-please-read-event-details-below-tickets-14850952599

For Open House general admission, click here: [PLENTY OF TICKETS AVAILABLE – SEE ALL THE INSTALLTIONS AND MOST OF THE PERFORMANCES DURING THE OPEN HOUSE!]

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/avpas-big-show-8pm-open-house-tickets-14866601405

Students from all five AVPA departments are performing and presenting their work for The Big Show. Please go to this link to download the full Cast and Locations list to see which students are on which of the four tours (A, B, C, or D). Click here for the listings: 

http://www.avpafoun.dot5hosting.com/index.php?option=com_joobb&view=topic&topic=318&Itemid=147

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AVPA Art and Music Collaboration for The Big Show

AVPA Art and Music Collaboration for The Big Show

  {fshare}On Thursday, December 18th, The Culver City Academy of Visual and Performing Arts is doing something big. A project so big, that it is essential for the planning to begin now. This December, AVPA is putting on a show that exhibits the intensive work of all five departments: art, dance, film, music, and theatre.… Continue Reading

AVPA Sponsors Diversity Benefit

AVPA Sponsors Diversity Benefit

{fshare}All AVPA members and friends are cordially invited to a star-studded charity event supporting a new scholarship benefiting Culver City students pursuing careers in the media and performing arts! Join us Sunday, August 17, at the Culver City HS Robert Frost Auditorium from 5-8pm, for The Box Scene Project’s Spotlight On Diversity: A Conversation & Celebration of… Continue Reading

AVPA’s 2014 Academy Awards

AVPA’s 2014 Academy Awards

{fshare}After wrapping up another successful AVPA year, the faculty presented the following awards and graduates at our Academy Awards ceremony on Sunday, June 8. Congratulations to everyone for their accomplishments! We wish the very best to our graduating seniors!

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Assemblymember Ridley-Thomas Recognizes AVPA

Assemblymember Ridley-Thomas Recognizes AVPA

{fshare}On April 16, moments before Oxford’s Out of the Blue took the stage to perform for our AVPA students, Assemblymember Sebastian Ridley-Thomas presented AVPA with a certificate of recognition. Assemblymember Ridley-Thomas said, “Art, music, dance and theater performance are essential components in any well-rounded education. We need more centers of artistic learning, expression and mastery… Continue Reading