Performing Arts Autumn Recital:
We are very pleased with the sign up for our first Performing Arts Recital that will be held on Nov. 2. We have 41 students who signed up and parents should have received information on the check in dates and time during the week of October 15-26. For those students who missed the deadline, you may sign up for our April 19 recital.
Nord Anglia Performing Arts Festival China, 2019- Advanced and Intermediate Orchestra Festival:
We have invited selected students who met the ABRSM level 5-up (Advanced Orchestra) and ABRSM level 2-4 (Intermediate Orchestra) to participate in our first regional orchestra here in China. The festival will consist of both sectional and whole-ensemble rehearsals, working towards the final performance on the 9th of March. In addition to this, students will be able to experience a performance/workshop at the school and are invited to participate in a conducting masterclass with our Guest Conductor from Juilliard. This will be an amazing opportunity for our students to be a part of 160 pieces regional orchestra.
Coffee House Performances:
Our first Coffee House event will take place on October 17, Wednesday at 12:40-1:10pm. We are delighted to have 6 primary students who will be performing for this event.
Brian Ho (2C) – Drum – Munky Fusik
Volaria Tseng (3B) – Piano – In The Halls of the Mountain King
Calder Ledger (3B) – Monologue – Perfect Day
Faith Taylor (3B) – Vocal – How Far I’ll Go
Melody Ho (3B) – Piano – Fur Elise
Jonathan Connelly (2B) – Drum – Straight Eight
For those students who would like to sign up for the next event, Coffee House #2- March 27
And Coffee House #3- May 22, please contact Ms. Heyres for more information.
Dance Curriculum Specialists Visit and Dance Program Launch:
We will be launching our Juilliard Dance Program this November and we are very happy to have our Juilliard Curriculum Specialists Ms. Hilary Easton who is a dance guru at Juilliard. She will be working with our dance team and offer a PD to help us better implement the program. On November 15, we will have the launching of our Juilliard Dance Program and we would like to invite parents to attend the event. Formal invitations will be sent out the last week of October.
Performing Arts Events at a Glance:
November 2, 2018= Performing Arts Autumn Recital
November 14-15, 2018= Juilliard Dance Visit and Launch
November 24, 2018=Holiday Bazaar at CDIS
November 24, 2018= Temple House Performance (Evening)
December 3, 2018= Waldorf Astoria Charity Event Concert
December 7, 2018= Early Years and SK Winter Concert
December 13, 2018= G1-G5 Winter Concert
December 13, 2018= G6-Up Winter Concert
January 10-11, 2019= Juilliard Music Curriculum Specialist Visit
March 6-10, 2019= Nord Anglia Performing Arts Festival, China 2019, Advanced and Intermediate Orchestra Festival (Shanghai)
March 18-19, 2019= Juilliard Dance Curriculum Specialist Visit
March 27, 2019= Coffee House 2 Performance
April 19, 2019= Performing Arts Spring Recital
May 2, 2019= International Day
May 15-19, 2019= Nord Anglia Performing Arts Festival China 2019, Choral Festival (Beijing)
May 28, 2019= Graduation Ceremony
May 31, 2019= G1-G5 End of the Year Concert
May 31, 2019= G6-Up End of the Year Concert
June 5, 2019= Early Years and SK End of the Year Concert’
Niccolo Hotel Christmas Tree Lighting Charity Event (TBA)