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Senior Seminar Shines at the Willows

Senior Seminar Shines at the Willows

The theater building for the Willows Community School was filled on Sunday afternoon, June 12. The audience in the darkened house was intensely involved with the actors onstage. What most of them knew was that they were also watching the writers, the set crew, the costumers and the graphic designers. The Senior Seminar presentation of two one-act plays , Follow the Leader and The Veldt was the [...]

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 [...]

Danger Zone Dance Project Presents “Can You See Me In The Big Picture?”

Danger Zone Dance Project Presents “Can You See Me In The Big Picture?”

“Can You See Me In The Big Picture?” this spring’s offering from the Academy of Visual and Performing Arts DZDP Dance Company at Culver City High School, features an exciting array of student and faculty choreography, along with live music from the Academy’s percussion and string ensembles. Following a 3-year tradition, the concert will be presented as an evening-length work that will [...]

AVPA Art Exhibition at Known Gallery on Friday, April 22nd

AVPA Art Exhibition at Known Gallery on Friday, April 22nd

The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) has 30 art students who participated this year in a community arts program in association with The Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA). Working alongside artist and gallery owner Casey Zoltan from The Seventh Letter and Aaron Rose, artist, director, and co-curator of MOCA's exhibit, "Art In The Streets", they have been [...]

AVPA Improv Team Tonight at CCHS – March 24

AVPA Improv Team Tonight at CCHS – March 24

The Smiling Babies Improv Team will perform a 'Whose Line is it, Anyway?' - style show in the Robert Frost Auditorium at Culver City High School at 7 p.m. Thursday March 24! Led and performed by students, the team has worked all year to prepare for this show and takes audience suggestions for their improvised skits and games. Tickets are only $3 or a roll of the die! Let loose, have some fun, [...]

AVPA Artists Win National Award Recognition

AVPA Artists Win National Award Recognition

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards is a nation-wide arts competition open to all high school students. Culver City High School (CCHS) art students from CCHS Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA) have been recognized for their exceptional talent in the both areas of writing and visual art. Seniors, Lara Evans and Benjamin Mullen, have won "Gold Key" awards, the highest level of [...]

AVPA Art Students Intern at The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

AVPA Art Students Intern at The Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Three Visual Art Students from The Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts (AVPA), will be spending more time this spring at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA). Seniors, Angela Bac and Tamara Mosher, and Junior, Azalie Welsh, were selected to serve as a LACMA Intern for a year-long paid internship program at one of the top museums in Los Angeles. Throughout the [...]

U Gotta Go – AVPA Does “Urinetown – The Musical”

U Gotta Go – AVPA Does “Urinetown – The Musical”

At the final dress rehearsal, it was clear that things were ready. The set was a total mess, the lighting showed every spray painted splotch of graffiti, and the the costumes on the actors were a collection of thrift store cast offs and dirty laundry. Perfect. "Urinetown - The Musical" relies at least as much on it's status as a a traditional American song- and- dance- and -love story as it [...]

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