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Last modified: 12/19/2012 3:05:56 PM
Media Advisory

The Center for the Visual and Performing Arts at Suitland High School Presents Winterfest 2012
November 29, 2012
For Immediate Release
CONTACT:
Office of Communications
301-952-6001
winterfest 2012

WHO: Suitland High School’s Center for the Visual and Performing Arts students

WHAT: Winterfest 2012

WHEN & WHERE:

  • Nov. 29-30 • 7:30 p.m.
    Performing Arts: Dance Recital “Broadway Dreams”
  • Dec. 13-14 • 7p.m.
    Performing Arts: “A Raisin in the Sun”
  • Dec. 14 • 5 p.m.
    Visual Arts: Exhibition of “Winter Solstice”
  • Dec. 18 • 7 p.m.
    Music: Chorus and Piano Concert
  • Dec. 19 • 7 p.m.
    Music: Band Concert
  • Dec. 20 • 7 p.m.
    Music: Orchestra Concert

All performances will take place at Suitland High School; the art exhibition will take place in the Annex building. Ticket costs are $10 for adults and $8 for children.


Suitland High School
5200 Silver Hill Road
Forestville, MD


BACKGROUND:

The Center for the Visual and Performing Arts at Suitland High School will host Winterfest 2012: a series of concerts and art exhibitions highlighting the talents of Prince George’s County artistically gifted students.

The four-year arts program at Suitland High School offers artistically talented high school students from across Prince George's County educational opportunities designed to prepare them for college, professional study or career options in the arts.

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About PGCPS: Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 204 schools, approximately 125,000 students and nearly 18,000 employees. With an annual budget of $1.6 billion, the district serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities. PGCPS is nationally recognized for its innovative programs and initiatives, including the expansion of Advanced Placement courses and partnerships with businesses and institutions of higher learning.