MNCPPC Blog

  • Audition Workshop And Open House At Suitland High School Center For The Visual And Performing Arts
    FORESTVILLE MD The Center for the Visual and Performing Arts will host its third annual audition workshop for Prince Georges County students who wish to learn how to best audition into the high school visual and performing arts programs. Workshops will be offered for students interested in learning how to audition for visual art dance theatre TV production vocal music as well as all symphonic band and orchestral musical instruments. Workshops will commence promptly January 18 2017 at 6:00 PM in the Annex building of Suitland High School located at… ... Read More
    Published on Sunday, January 15, 2017
  • Meet Our Teaching Artists: Allison Stewart
    Meet Allison Stewart one of our Arts on a Roll instructors. She teaches music and theatre having found her way to Arts on a Roll through working with our touring teen theatre companies. 1) Whats your background and what was your training like? Allison: I am a Baltimore native who has always loved music and drama. I got informal training while singing in church choirs and when I went to college in Pennsylvania I took voice lessons and declared music as my major. I continued my studies in Audio Engineering… ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, January 14, 2017
  • Auditions For Shakespeare in the Parks As You Like It
    Auditions for Prince Georges Shakespeare in the Parks 2017 production of As You Like It directed by Christopher Dwyer will be held on Saturday January 21 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is a professional opportunity. All roles are paid a stipend. Please prepare a monologue from any Shakespeare play which demonstrates your strengths. To schedule an audition email Mr. Dwyer at [email protected] Please attach your professional resume to the email. Performances of As You Like It will be held July 11 23 in various outdoor and indoor locations… ... Read More
    Published on Saturday, January 14, 2017
  • Riverdale Park Public Art Walking Tour
    Please join us during the Riverdale Park Farmers Markets Festival of Lights & Holiday Market on Saturday December 17th for a Walking Tour of the Riverdale Park Public Art Initiative. The tour will begin outside Robert Harper Books at 2pm; we will visit 6 new sculptures beginning with Becky Borlans Prisms just two blocks away along Queensbury Rd. Since all artworks are within a half-mile of the Town Center we will return to Town Center after visiting every two artworks. The tour will take a little over an hours walk… ... Read More
    Published on Friday, January 13, 2017
  • Call For Art For Teen Dating Violence Prevention Awareness Program
    February is Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month. According to breakthecycle.org one in three teenagers reports knowing a friend or peer who has been hit punched kicked slapped choked or physically hurt by their partner. For the last five years the Teen Dating Violence Summit has brought valuable information and resources to teenagers in Prince Georges County. In February 2017 we are hosting a Teen Dating Violence Prevention Awareness program. We are inviting students ages 13-21 to create a piece of visual art depicting what a healthy relationship looks like to… ... Read More
    Published on Friday, January 13, 2017
  • 2nd Star Productions in Bowie MD Presents Peter and the Starcatcher
    2nd Star is excited to present the area premiere of this 2012 Tony-winning play. Peter and the Starcatcher is a wildly imaginative adaptation of Dave Barry and Ridley Pearsons best-selling series telling how a miserable orphan comes to be The Boy Who Would Not Grow Up (a.k.a. Peter Pan). From marauding pirates and jungle tyrants to unwilling comrades and unlikely heroes Peter and the Starcatcher playfully explores the depths of greed and despair and the bonds of friendship duty and love. 2nd Star Productions will be presenting the play at… ... Read More
    Published on Thursday, January 12, 2017
  • Registration Open For FAME Summer Music and Enrichment Programs
    For more information visit www.FAMEORG.org/Summer2017 ... Read More
    Published on Thursday, January 12, 2017
  • Prince Georges County Youth Poet Laureate Finals
    Doors open at 6:30PM this Wednesday December 21 for the 2nd Annual PGC Youth Poet Laureate Finals at Newton White Mansion. ... Read More
    Published on Wednesday, January 11, 2017
  • 7th Annual Prince Georges Best Dance Crew Registration Open
    Announcing open registration for Prince Georges County Best Dance Crew. Registration begins today and continues until Friday February 17 2017. Prince Georges Best Dance Crew is a unique dance competition that provides dancers with opportunities to showcase the artistry and technique of dance across all genres. Crews will showcase their best works of skill and performance in a choreographed routine lasting no more than 5 minutes. Up to ten (10) dance crews will compete in the Prince Georges Best Dance Crew Competition on Friday March 3 2017 at the Publick… ... Read More
    Published on Tuesday, January 10, 2017
  • Fourth Annual East City Regional Juried Show Seeks Artists
    PRIZES $2000 First Place Prize $1000 Second Place Prize $500 Third Place Prize Two (2) $250 Honorable Mentions Entry Fee An entry fee of $42.50 paid to East City Art via Submittable. You may submit up to five (5) works including images video and audio. Location Pepco Edison Place Gallery located at 702 8th Street NW in the heart of Downtown Washington DC Juror Deirdre Ehlen MacWilliams Public Art Project Manager for Arlington Countys public art program. Read more about the juror http://www.eastcityart.com/features/deirdre-ehlen-macwilliams-brings-unique-perspective-emulsion-2017-exhibition/ HERE EMULSION 2017 HIGHLIGHTS New BIGGER LocationTo… ... Read More
    Published on Monday, January 9, 2017
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