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Academy of Visual and Performing Arts

AVPA Films At Sony – June 10

AVPA Films At Sony – June 10

The Academy of Visual and Performing Art’s Young Filmmakers will premier three new films, “Snail Mail,” “Agua Dulce” and “Let Me Be Found” at Sony Pictures Studios on Friday, June 10. The premier is free and open to the community, but seating is limited and available by reservation only. “Snail Mail,” “Agua Dulce,” and “Let Me Be Found” will screen consecutively [...]

AVPA Java Gala – June 3

AVPA Java Gala – June 3

Students from the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts will present “Java Gala III” on Friday night, June 3 at 7 pm at the Kirk Douglas Theatre. The annual event will feature work by AVPA students in Film, Theatre, Dance, Visual Art, and Music. The pre-show reception, beginning at 7:00pm in the lobby, will include great food and refreshments, a no-host wine bar, live music, a terrific [...]

AVPA Spring Concert – May 26

AVPA Spring Concert – May 26

The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts will present our annual Spring Music Concert on Thursday, May 26 at the Robert Frost at 6:30 p.m. Parents, students, and the entire Culver City community are welcome to come and enjoy an evening of great music. The concert will feature the Culver City High School Concert Band, as well as the AVPA Chamber Singers, String [...]

AVPA Premiers Two New Films – “iDate” and “The Landlady” at the Frost Film Festival

AVPA Premiers Two New Films – “iDate” and “The Landlady” at the Frost Film Festival

The Academy of Visual and Performing Art’s Young Filmmakers will premier two new films, “iDate” and “The Landlady,” in the Sony Black Box Theatre (Frost 9) at Culver City High School. In student films as well as professional films, the final product represents the vision of the director. Senior Ben Mullen directed “iDate,” a short story about a face to face encounter between a man [...]

One Night Only for AVPA Theatre “The Laramie Project”

One Night Only for AVPA Theatre “The Laramie Project”

If you missed last year's sold-out run at the Sony Black Box, there is another chance to see the prize- winning Academy of Visual and Performing Arts production of "The Laramie Project" on Friday, Jan. 7 at 7 p.m. at the Robert Frost Auditorium to raise funds for the AVPA. The AVPA's Blurred Vision Theatre Company under the direction of Creative Director Sheila Silver was awarded first prize [...]

AVPA Concert Offers Seasons Greetings

AVPA Concert Offers Seasons Greetings

AVPA Holds "Seasons Greetings" Concert Culver City High School's Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) will present its annual Winter Music Concert, "Season's Greetings," on Friday, Dec. 10 at the Robert Frost Auditorium (4401 Elenda St.). Doors open at 6:30 p.m. with pre-concert entertainment by the Chamber Singers and Jazz Combos. The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Admission is a [...]

Dance-A-thon Raises AVPA Funds

Dance-A-thon Raises AVPA Funds

With deep cuts to state funding, especially for the arts, the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts dance students put their training, spirit, and passion to dance to work on Sunday Oct. 24 at Dance-A-Thon 2010, in an effort to raise vital funding for their dance program. AVPA dance students offered family, friends, teachers, and community members an opportunity to contribute towards their dance [...]

AVPA Java Gala- June 12

AVPA Java Gala- June 12

Don't t miss this one! More amazing talent than you can even legally fit under one roof, the AVPA students that have delighted us all year will be one their way to college, so see them now! Celebrating the 2009-2010 year, the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts' (AVPA) Java Gala II will bring you a night of exciting entertainment honoring the many community partnerships that help support the [...]

Grant Supports AVPA Cabaret

Grant Supports AVPA Cabaret

In December, the Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) was awarded $2,500 from the Culver City Performing Arts Grant program, sponsored by Sony Pictures Entertainment. The grant allows AVPA to present “Cabaret Night 2010: An Evening of Music by Sondheim and Bernstein” at the Ivy Substation, home of The Actors’ Gang, 9070 Venice Boulevard, Feb. 4 through 7. [...]