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A Musical Revue of Hollywood Songs Made in Culver City

AVPA’s Spring Musical celebrates the Culver City Centennial with a revue featuring many memorable hits made famous by film and TV produced right here in Culver City. The golden age of musicals from M-G-M’s heyday are the centerpieces in a revue that will tell the stories of the movies, personalities, and the songs themselves.

Hits from M-G-M Classics including:

The Wizard Of Oz • Singin’ in the Rain • An American in Paris • Annie Get Your Gun • The Band Wagon • Gigi • Fame •

The Broadway Melody Of 1938 • The Pirate

Great American Songbook tunes by:

Irving Berlin, George & Ira Gershwin, Cole Porter, Rodgers & Hart, and a few surprises as well!

Performances:

March 16-19, 2017

Thursday, Friday, and Saturday at 7pm

Saturday and Sunday at 1pm

Veterans Memorial Building, 4117 Overland Blvd

Tickets:

$15 general admission

$10 for seniors / high school age students / faculty & staff

$5 CCHS students with ASB and middle school age students

FREE – elementary age children and younger and AVPA SEASON PASS

Purchase online or at the door (online sales will be posted soon!)

The Cast:

Skye Apao

Isa Berliner

Ryanne Biernat

Hazel Cupp

Maya Derbise

Jensen Halbert

Erin Hamill

Sequoya Henry

Frances Horwitz

Kari Kishi

Steven Lerner

Darryl McCrary

Annie Melnick

Joey O’Neal

Kacey Oshack

Isabel Parra

Carly Shiever

Dylan Staal

Mika Stambler

Yogi Sylvain

Sarah Toutounchian

Sidney Wallace

Dillon Zehnder

Creative Team:

Director: Jill Novick

Choreographer: Julie Carson

Music Director: Tony Spano

Technical Director, Scenic Designer: Joey Guthman

Scenic Artist/Master Carpenter: Jackie Eppinger

Sound: Will Schuessler

Costume Designer: Johnnyangel Pineda

Stage Manager: Elise Park

ASM: Gabe Lobet, Brook Francis

Assistant Scenic Designer: Celine Cuadra

All-District Music Concert

All-District Music Concert

The Culver City Unified School District presents All-District Music Concert Thursday, February 16, 6:30pm Veterans Memorial Building 4117 Overland Blvd. The evening’s performance includes students from La Ballona, El Rincon, El Marino, Farragut, and Linwood Howe Elementary schools, along with students from Culver City Middle School and Culver City High School. The Vocal and Instrumental… Continue Reading

Jazz Night This Weekend!

Jazz Night This Weekend!

Jazz Night This Weekend! The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) presents “Jazz Night” on Saturday, January 21, at 7pm and Sunday, January 22, at 1pm. The concert takes place at the Veterans Memorial Building located at 4117 Overland Blvd. The AVPA Jazz Ensemble and Jazz Combo will perform music… Continue Reading

AVPA Winter Music Concert

AVPA Winter Music Concert Thursday, December 8, 7pm Veterans Memorial Building   The Culver City High School AVPA Music program presents its annual Winter Concert on Thursday, December 8, at 7pm at the Veterans Memorial Building (4117 Overland Blvd). Featured ensembles are: Concert Band Orchestra Jazz Ensemble Jazz Combo Chamber Singers   The Concert Band… Continue Reading

Fall Music Concert

Fall Music Concert

AVPA Music Presents a Halloween Musical Evening   The AVPA Music program presents the Fall Music Concert on Thursday, October 27,at 7pm at the Veterans Memorial Building located at 4117 Overland Blvd. TheConcert Band, String Orchestra, Jazz Ensemble, Jazz Combo, and Chamber Singers willperform, showcasing the talented students at Culver City High School. The String… Continue Reading

Spring Concerts

Spring Concerts

Two Nights of Spring Concerts Features Variety of AVPA Music     The Culver City High School Academy of Visual Arts Music Department presents two spring concerts.   Friday, May 20, 7pm, Robert Frost Auditorium Tonight’s showcase of AVPA Music includes the Orchestra, Chamber Music ensembles, Chamber Singers, and the Jazz Combo.   The Chamber… Continue Reading

Cabaret Night

Jazz Cabaret Two Acts, Two Spaces, One Jazzy Night! In three very special performances, the Culver City High School AVPA Music program will present Jazz Cabaret: Two Acts, Two Spaces, One Jazzy Night, Jan. 22-24. The first half of the program will take place in the Robert Frost Auditorium. There, featured vocalists will perform big… Continue Reading

Cabaret Night

Cabaret Night

    Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts presents   Jazz Cabaret Two Acts, Two Spaces, One Jazzy Night! In three very special performances, the Culver City High School AVPA Music program will present Jazz Cabaret: Two Acts, Two Spaces, One Jazzy Night, Jan. 22-24.  The first half of the program… Continue Reading

Winter Music Concert December 11

  AVPA Winter Music Concert Friday, December 11, 7pm Robert Frost Auditorium The Culver City High School AVPA Music program presents its annual Winter Concert on Friday, December 11, at 7pm in the Robert Frost Auditorium. Featured ensembles are: Concert Band String Ensemble Jazz Ensemble Jazz Combo Chamber Singers Sax Ensemble and a special surprise… Continue Reading

Fall Music Concert October 29

  AVPA Music Presents a Halloween Musical Evening Thursday, October 29, 7pm   Musical tricks and treats are in store at the AVPA Music Department’s Fall Concert, coming to Robert Frost Auditorium at Culver City High School on Thursday, October 29. Starting at 7 p.m., the free, family-friendly evening will feature Halloween-inspired music plus a… Continue Reading