• Media Advisory: 2012 Creative and Performing Arts Calendar of Events

    October 12, 2012
    For Immediate Release
    CONTACT:
    Office of Communications
    301-952-6001

    Who:

    Prince George’s County Public Schools


    What:

    Various performances, exhibits and community events


    When:

    Various dates


    Where:

    Various locations


    Schedule:

    Date Time Event/Location Cost
    October 2012 - April 2013 All Day MD State Treasury Exhibit
    Comptroller Bldg, Annapolis
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    October 2012 - January 2013 All Day Dimensions Health Student Exhibit
    PG Hospital Center
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    October 17 5:30 p.m. - 9:00 pm Marching Band Showcase
    Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0963
    $5 (6th grade and up)
    October 19 All Day MD Art Education Association Student Exhibit
    Blake High School, Silver Spring
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    October 26 All Day PG Drug Policy Coalition Banquet Exhibit Newton White Mansion
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Invitation needed
    November 2012 - December 2013 All Day Holiday Tree Exhibit
    Maryland State House, Annapolis
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    November 1 7 p.m.
    Middle School Honor Concert
    Bowie Center for the Performing Arts
    (301) 333-0963
    Free
    November 8 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. Media Arts Day
    Northwestern HS
    Contact: (301) 808-8317
    Free
    November 8 5:30 p.m - 7:45 pm Maryland Healthier Generation
    Recognition Event
    University of Maryland, Stamp Student Union Prince George’s Room
    Contact: (301) 808-4080
    No cost but registration required
    November 9 7:30 p.m. Edward M. Felegy Honors Concert
    Dekelbouum Auditorium
    University of Maryland
    Clarice Smith Center
    Contact: (301) 333-0961  
    Free
    November 10 All Day Powering Up with Technology Conference Exhibit
    Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Registration Fee
    March 13-15 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. High School Choral Performance Assessments
    Bladensburg HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0961  
    Free
    March 14 5 p.m. Northern Area Orchestra & Band Assessment Northwestern HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0963
    Free
    March 15 5 p.m. Northern Area Orchestra and Band Assessments
    Northwestern HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0963
    Free
    March 21 5 p.m. Southern Area Orchestra & Band Assessments
    Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0963
    Free
    March 22 5 p.m. Southern Area Orchestra & Band Assessment
    Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0963
    Free
    March 26 9 a.m. Northern Area Orchestra and Band Assessments
    Northwestern HS
    Contact: (301) 333-0963
    Free
    March 26 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Theatre Arts Festival
    Bowie State University
    Contact: (301) 808-8317
    $5: Students
    $10: Adults
    March 27 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Dance Showcase
    Laurel HS
    Contact: (301) 808-8317
    $5: Students
    $10: Adults
    May 10 7:30 p.m. Superiors Concert
    Bowie Center for the Performing Arts
    Contact: (301) 333-0961  
    Free
    May 24 10:00 a.m. PGCPS Music Day
    Six Flags America
    Contact: (301) 333-0961  
    Comp passes school leadership
    January 2013 - April 2013 All Day Emerging Young Artists Exhibit
    Maryland State House Tunnels
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    January 2013 - March 2013 All Day Winter Wonderland Exhibit
    The Mall at Prince George's
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    February 2013 - August 2013 All Day Dimensions Health Student Exhibit
    PG Hospital Center
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    March 2013 - April 2013 All Day PGCPS Youth Art Month Exhibit
    University Town Center
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    April 2013 - October 2013 All Day MD State Treasury Exhibit
    Comptroller Building, Annapolis
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free
    May 2013 All Day PGC Harlem Renaissance Festival Exhibit Kentland Community Center
    Contact: (301) 333-0966
    Free


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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. 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.