VPA May Concert

Announcing the Sherwood VPA May concert: "One Voice," featuring the song "One Voice" by the Wailin' Jennys sung by the combined VPA choirs. Mark your calendars for Friday, May 17th 7pm at the Sherwood Center for the Arts!Ticket information here.

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Lion King Jr

VPA is pleased to present Disney's Lion King Jr this Fall! Performances will be October 4-12 at the Sherwood Center for the Arts.The African savannah comes to life on stage with Simba, Rafiki and an unforgettable cast of characters as they journey from Pride Rock to the jungle... and back again, in this inspiring, coming-of-age tale.AuditionsAuditions are open for students in 4th-12th grade on June 12 and June 13. Callbacks will be invitation-only on Friday June 14th 10am-1pm. Please prepare 32 bars of a song with a karaoke track, preferably Broadway style. Bring your track on an ipod or mp3 device with a compatible headphone jack connection. A piano will be available if you'd like to bring your own accompanist. As you prepare remember - STAGE PRESENCE (comfortable and confident onstage), VOICE (volume/diction/tone/pitch), and CHARACTER (telling the story).Sign up for a spot here. SPACE IS LIMITEDPlease print this audition form, complete it with your parent/guardian and bring it with you to auditions.A copy of our company rules is available here.Tips on the how to audition and the casting process are here.ScheduleRehearsals will ge

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Summer Camp 2019

VPA will be having a blast this summer with two summer camps! Both camps will be held at the Sherwood Center for the Arts. Details are below and signups are here. Hope to see you there!Act! Sing! Dance! | 6 - 18 yearsCome act, sing, and dance with VPA instructors in a fun-filled week of camp! Learn how to create a character, sing with proper vocal technique, and dance with power and grace. Build new skills and friendships through theatre games and music explorations. Camp participants are guaranteed to make new friends as they work within a level comfortable to their skills and grow from there. A showcase for family and friends will take place the final hour of the camp on Friday. Mon - Fri              7/8 - 7/12            1:00 - 4:00 pmBroadway Bound Performance Workshop! | 6 - 18 yearsJoin our fabulous VPA instructors for a musical theatre performance, culminating in Broadway Revue during the Robin Hood Festival! All campers will be cast in a musical number, where they will lean and grow alongside their fellow actors. Small group instruction will focus on

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Choir Season kicks off in October

The VPA choir season will begin in October, following the completion of the VPA's production of Disney's Lion King Jr. Keep reading for details on how to get involved plus some new offerings! New Beginning Choir & Separate Intermediate Choir - Starting this fall, Beginning Choir will be open to 3rd-6th graders and we will be starting a separate Intermediate Choir for 6th-9th graders. No audition is required for either of these ensembles. 6th graders may choose which ensemble they would rather be in, based on preference and experience level. Students can also sign up to participate in the Beg/Int dance class. All students, please register here.Auditions for Advanced Choirs - Auditions will be held in the fall. If you would like to be notified when auditions are posted, please sign up here. Only new students for Noteworthy, Notables, and Show Choir need to audition. Returning current members, please register here.Music Theory & Musicianship classes - VPA was recently awarded a Sherwood Community Enhancement Grant to establish a Music Theory & Musicianship program. Does your child want to understand more about scales, chords, intervals and how music works? Do they want to

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Support VPA by shopping AmazonSmile

AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as Amazon.com. The difference is that when you shop on AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice. Support Voices for the Performing Arts Foundation (VPA) at smile.amazon.com Thank you for your support!  

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Thank you Volunteers!

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Theatre

Audition to sing and dance onstage or get involved behind the scenes. The VPA’s musical theater productions are truly spectacular and present to sold-out audiences!

Orchestra Strings

This community based program serves elementary through high school aged children at beginning, intermediate and advanced levels for violin, viola, cello and bass instruments.

Choirs

No matter how old you are, there is a place for you in a VPA choir. If you enjoy singing and want to grow as a vocal artist, VPA has a home for you.