Jason Pennock joined the Upper School Recording Arts students on Wednesday to offer a songwriting masterclass. Students played their compositions for Mr. Pennock and received vocal writing and song structure feedback, and gained wisdom as they prepare their final composition projects.
Congratulations to Erin Mullins '20, whose photograph "Cecilia" was selected for the 2018 Drexel Photography High School Contest Exhibition. Congratulations to Lauren White '21, whose drawing "Paganini Still Plays" will be exhibited at the Dalí Museum for the Student Surrealists Exhibition. Congratulations to Angel Cherman '19, whose art work is once again being featured as part of a fundraising event for Academy Prep.
This year Troupe 3140 excelled beyond their highest hopes with a total of 21 Superior scores. Of those Superiors, 3 were Critics Choice Awards and 5 were Critics Choice-Honorable Mentions, and the one-act musical they performed - PUSS IN BOOTS: THE MUSICAL (Book by Bill Leavengood, Music & Lyrics by Rick Crom) - was selected to go to the Thespians Florida State Festival.