• Thu
    7:00 pmCCHS Cafeteria Patio

    The AVPA Orientation for all new and returning students and parents/guardians will take place on Thursday, August 31, at 7pm. The location will be the CCHS Cafeteria Patio. Following a brief general session, individual departments will break out to meet and discuss specific requirements for each program.

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Music • Culver City Centennial Celebration, Saturday, September 16, Vet’s Park

Music • Sister City Welcome Reception (Jazz Combo), Tuesday, September 19

Music • Culver City Education Foundation event (Jazz Combo), Thursday, September 28

Art • Music • Dance • Culver City Art Walk, Saturday, October 7

Music • Marching Band at Farragut and El Marino Fall Festivals, Saturday, October 21 (Farragut – 11am, El Marino – 1pm)

Music • GRAMMY Foundation Award Presentation, Monday, October 23, GRAMMY Museum (by invitation)

Music • Fall Music Concert and Halloween Carnival, Thursday, October 26, 6pm for Carnival, 7pm for Concert, Veterans Memorial Building, Admission is free

Theatre • Fall DTASC Festival Showcase, Friday, October 27, Studio Theatre 108

Theatre • Fall DTASC Festival, Saturday, October 28, Calabasas High School

CANCELLED: Music • Marching Band at Linwood Howe Fall Festival, Saturday, October 28 

Music • Marching Band at La Ballona and El Rincon Fall Festivals, Saturday, November 4 (La Ballona – 11am, El Rincon – 1pm)

Music • Culver City Affair of the Arts (Jazz Combo), Sunday, November 5, 1:00-3:00pm, downtown Culver City

Theatre • A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Studio Theatre 108

       Showtimes are:

  • Thursday, November 9: 7pm
  • Saturday, November 11: 2pm and 7pm
  • Sunday, November 12: 2pm
  • Wednesday, November 15: 7pm
  • Thursday, November 16: 7pm
  • Friday, November 17: 7pm
  • Saturday, November 18: 2pm and 7pm

Theatre • Fall Improv Show #1, Tuesday, November 21, Studio Theatre 108

Dance • Fall Dance Concert, November 30, December 2, Veterans Memorial Building, Ticket prices for THIS EVENT ONLY: $15 general admission, $10 for seniors, faculty & staff, high school age students, $5 for ASB, elementary/middle school age children, FREE for children under 5 and AVPA Season Pass, VIP reserved seats will be available for $25

Music • Holiday caroling events, Friday, Dec. 1, 6:30pm, Veterans Memorial Building; Thursday, Dec. 7, 6pm, Downtown Culver City

Music • Winter Music Concert, Thursday, December 14, 7pm, Veterans Memorial Building, Admission is free

Theatre • Winter Improv Show, Friday, December 22, Studio Theatre 108

Theatre • CETA Festival, January 12-14

Music • Jazz Festival, January 19, 20, 7pm, Veterans Memorial Building – Rotunda Room; Tickets: $15 general admission, $10 for seniors, faculty & staff, high school age students, $5 for ASB, elementary/middle school age children, FREE for children under 5 and AVPA Season Pass

Film • Screening at Sony Pictures Studios, 2018 TBA

Music • Concert Band performance, Friday, February 9, Disneyland

Music • CCUSD District Music Festival, Thursday, February 15, Veterans Memorial Building

Music • Concert Band at UCLA Band Festival, Friday, February 23, Royce Hall

Theatre • Spring Musical – The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling BeeMarch 14, 15, 16, 17, Veterans Memorial Building

Theatre • Spring Improv Show, Friday, March 23, 5pm and 7pm, Studio Theatre 108

Theatre • Shakespeare Showcase, Friday, April 20

Theatre • Shakespeare Festival, Saturday, April 21

Dance • Spring Dance Concert , April  26, 27, 28, Veterans Memorial Building

Theatre • End-of-Year Improv Show, Friday, May 4, 5pm and 7pm, Studio Theatre

May date TBD: AVPA Music Showcase  

Theatre • Theatre Student Directed Plays, Saturday, May 26

Music • Spring Music Concert, Friday, May 25, 7pm, Veterans Memorial Building, Admission is free

AVPA • Java Gala X, Saturday, June 2, Kirk Douglas Theatre

Theatre • Theatre Senior Showcase and Portfolio Reviews, Wednesday, June 6th

AVPA • Academy Awards and Graduation, Sunday, June 10, Veterans Memorial Building