AVPA Pledge Drive – Fun Raiser Fun-a-thon!

AVPA’s Annual “Fun” Raiser! The Fun-a-thon at Mulligan’s  – Sunday, January 21, 11am to 2pm! What was an annual tradition of Bowl-a-thon’s, and a Dance-a-thon last year, has evolved into this year’s Fun-a-thon! AVPA students will spend 3 hours at Mulligan Family Fun Center in Torrance playing Lazer Tag, Miniature Golf, Go-Karts, Rock Wall, Arcade… Continue Reading

AVPA Winter Music Concert

AVPA Winter Music Concert

Friday, December 14, 7pm Veterans Memorial Building (4117 Overland Blvd.)   The Culver City High School AVPA Music program presents its annual Winter Concert on Thursday, December 14, at 7pm at the Veterans Memorial Building. Featured ensembles are: CCHS Concert Band CCHS String Orchestra AVPA Orchestra AVPA Jazz Ensemble AVPA Jazz Combo AVPA Chamber Singers… Continue Reading

AVPA Jazz Festival and Workshop

AVPA Jazz Festival and Workshop

The AVPA Pink Elephant Music Company will present an evening of two ensembles and two spaces. Friday, January 19 at 7pm and Saturday, January 20 at 7pm Veterans Memorial Building (4117 Overland Blvd) First Half – Jazz Ensemble performs big band arrangements of hits from the 1970s in the main Auditorium – FREE admission! Second Half… Continue Reading

Fall 2017 Dance Concert

AVPA Danger Zone Dance Company presents Prologue A Night of Dances for a New Beginning Thursday, November 30, 7pm Saturday, December 2, 2pm and 7pm Veterans Memorial Building (4117 Overland Blvd.) The AVPA Danger Zone Dance Company will present a production of faculty and student choreographed work, showcasing classes and workshops in Modern, Musical Theatre,… Continue Reading

AVPA’s Alison Chew Wins Bookmark Contest

By Isabella Haro Alison Chew from The Academy of Visual and Performing Arts visual art department won the Culver City Julian Dixon Library’s Annual Bookmark Art Contest.  The sophomore was presented with gifts and congratulations on Nov. 7 from the Teen Services librarian Allison Park. Alison’s design won for its original intricate and dynamic designs,… Continue Reading

AVPA Artists Create Portraits For The Memory Project

AVPA Artists Create Portraits For The Memory Project

    By Alyssa Uyeda Since 2011, the AVPA Visual Art Department from The Academy of Visual and Performing Arts at Culver City High school has been creating portraits of orphans for a non-profit organization called the Memory Project. Over the last 6 years, AVPA Art has created 450 portraits from 10 different countries around… Continue Reading

AVPA Artists Chosen for LACMA Internship

AVPA Artists Chosen for LACMA Internship

By Camila Fernandez Two AVPA Art Juniors, Peri Reynaldo and Camila Fernandez, from The Academy of Visual and Performing Arts were selected to participate in this year’s Los Angeles County Museum of Art High School Internship Program. LACMA’s HSIP is a rigorous and competitive program open to all high school students in Southern California. We… Continue Reading

AVPA Art And The Peace Wall Project

AVPA Art And The Peace Wall Project

By Isabella Bustanoby Art Students from The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) completed artwork for the Peace Wall Project sponsored by Whole 9 Gallery for this year’s 9th Affair of the Arts in downtown Culver City starting Friday, November 3rd through Sunday, November 5th. Students were asked to make… Continue Reading