Any string players interested in auditioning for the musical, Phantom of the Opera, pick up audition information in the band room. We are looking for violins, violas, and cellos.
District Choir Auditions were held on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. There are 19 schools in our district that all send students for auditions. Turner Ashby High School had 33 students make district choir and 3 alternates (names listed below) TA had the most students make it into District Choir with the next highest school only having 26 make it. The concert will be Saturday, January 20, 2018. at Stuarts Draft High School. Congratulations students!
The forensics and debate teams had a solid showing against a very strong field at the ShenVaFL tournament last night. In Student Congress, Allison Miller earned a 2nd place medal and Seth Stapel finished 3rd, while Ben Neher and Barrett Gay qualified for the Champions tournament in Lincoln-Douglas debate. A special shout out goes to first-time competitors Savannah Fife, Madison Nelson and Brooks Pollard.
Turner Ashby will be hosting the Super Region VHSL Theatre Festival on Saturday, November 18, 2017 ( 11/18/17). This is the final round before the State Meet.
Below is the schedule with times and show titles. The event is free. Please pass this along to your students (both middle and high school) so they can see eight plays in one day!
It is guaranteed to be a wonderful day of theatre!
Let me know if you have any questions.
Awards will follow judges tabulations around 5:00 P.M.
Are you a current dance student who would like a great opportunity the summer of 2018? Then Summer Residential Governor's school for Fine Arts may be for you. The dance program is held each summer at Radford University for four weeks. The 2018 program will be held from June 24 till July 21. For an application and more information please see Ms. Glick in the counseling center Tuesday or Thursday.
The Junior Challenge seminar will be held tomorrow morning, after break, in the library. The subject is SAT Prep 1. Come if you would like some tips to get ready for taking the SAT test.
Auditions for Phantom of the Opera are this week on Nov. 8, 9, & 10. Please be sure you have filled out your online forms and signed up for an audition time outside of Ms. Deason's room.
Technicians should fill out their online forms and attend the meeting on the Monday, Noverber 13, 2017, after school.
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