Category Archives: Theatre

Thank You for Auditioning & Interviewing

Thank you all for the work you put into your auditions, crew interviews and the group call this afternoon. Cast and Crew Lists for A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be posted tomorrow Friday 9/8. Thank you in advance for your patience! Good work this week, everyone.

CULVERCITYLAND

CULVERCITYLAND

CULVERCITYLAND 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… Continue Reading

2016 Fall DTASC Theatre Festival

On Saturday, October 22nd, Culver City High School’s AVPA Blurred Vision Theatre Company participated in the DTASC Fall Festival held at James Monroe High School in North Hills, California. DTASC stands for Drama Teachers Association of Southern California. DTASC is committed to supporting and rewarding theater education.   The DTASC festival features scenes directed and… Continue Reading

Almost, Maine

Almost, Maine

Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that’s so far north, it’s almost not in the United States—it’s almost in Canada. And it almost doesn’t exist. Because its residents never got around to getting organized. So it’s just…Almost. One cold, clear Friday night in the middle of winter, while the northern lights hover in the sky above, Almost’s… Continue Reading

AVPA Theatre at CETA 2016

AVPA Theatre at CETA 2016

BVTC takes CETA again!! CETA stands for California Educational Theater Association. This yearly festival was on the last day of finals, January 15th and extended until Sunday, January 17. The Blurred Vision Theater Company, along with Ms. Novick and parent chaperones Christine Barocio and Eric Mercaldo, boarded the bus and we were off to Fullerton… Continue Reading

The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey

The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey

On January 29th twelve members of the Blurred Vision Theater Company went to the Kirk Douglas Theater to watch a marvelous one act, one-man show called The Absolute Brightness of Leonard Pelkey. The play is about a murder investigation of a 14-year-old boy, Leonard Pelkey, who is brutally murdered for openly being himself and embracing… Continue Reading

AVPA Goes On the Town!

AVPA Goes On the Town!   On the Town is a musical with book and lyrics by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, and music by Leonard Bernstein, based on Jerome Robbins‘ idea for his 1944 ballet Fancy Free, which he had set to Bernstein’s music. The musical introduced several popular and classic songs, among them… Continue Reading

The Mental State

AVPA’s Blurred Vision Theatre Company presents The Mental State, an exciting and deeply emotional family drama that addresses addiction, faith and mental illness in our society. The playwright, drama teacher Josh Adell, raises important and relevant questions about the way our culture handles mental illness. Andrew Cady, played by junior Ben Hilsberg, struggles with school,… Continue Reading

AVPA Theatre at 2015 DTASC Festival

Claire Skelley, President of Blurred Vision Theatre Company Last weekend, many members of AVPA’s Blurred Vision Theatre Company attended the Fall 2015 DTASC Festival (Drama Teachers Association of Southern California) in Downtown Los Angeles. The scenes and monologists we entered into this year’s festival were some of the best we’ve had. The Sweeney Todd musical… Continue Reading