• Media Advisory: The Center for the Visual and Performing Arts at Suitland High School Presents Winterfest 2012

    November 29, 2012
    For Immediate Release
    Office of Communications

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

    WHAT: Winterfest 2012


    • 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


    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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    Prince George's County Public Schools (PGCPS), one of the nation's 25 largest school districts, has 208 schools and centers, more than 130,000 students and nearly 19,000 employees. Under the leadership of Chief Executive Officer Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, the school system serves a diverse student population from urban, suburban and rural communities located in the Washington, DC suburbs. PGCPS is nationally recognized for innovative programs and initiatives that provide students with unique learning opportunities, including arts integration, environmental and financial literacy, and language immersion.