February 2018 Student Fine Arts Calendar
The following is a list of students’ fine arts events happening throughout the district this month.
Come out and support the arts programs in our schools.
- February 1-3: “Anything Goes” presented by Forest Hills Eastern High School; 7 p.m.; Thursday through Saturday with an additional 3 p.m. matinee on Saturday; Forest Hills Fine Arts Center. Tickets are $8 for students and senior citizens and are available at the FAC box office and online at www.showtix4u.com. Come out and enjoy the sights and sounds of this wonderful production with music and lyrics by Cole Porter. The musical is under the direction of Annie Pruski.
- February 8: Central High School Percussion and Jazz Ensemble; 7 p.m.; Forest Hills Central High School Auditorium. FREE. The concert will feature performances by both the jazz and percussion ensembles under the direction of Laura Zilhaver.
- February 12-13: Northern Trails Fifth-Grade Musical, “Snow Biz;” 7 p.m.; Forest Hills Fine Arts Center. FREE. Under the direction of Jennifer Daly and Joel Klamer, our talented Northern Trails’ students will entertain you with the sights and sounds of “Snow Biz.”
- February 15: Northern Hills Middle School Jazz Concert; 7 p.m.; Forest Hills Northern High School Cafeteria. FREE. Come out and enjoy the wonderful sound of this fine jazz ensemble under the direction of Joel Klamer.
- February 22: Knapp Forest Elementary School Second Grade Musical, “Alf;” 7 p.m.; Knapp Forest Gymnasium. FREE. Please come out and join us for this clever mini-musical featuring five original songs, clever rhyming dialogue, simple movement, and dance. This group is under the direction of Judy Stroh.
- February 26: Forest Hills Central Middle School and Forest Hills Central High School Music Concert; 7 p.m.; Forest Hills Fine Arts Center. FREE. This concert will feature Central High School’s wind ensemble and symphony band, along with the seventh- and eighth-grade bands under the direction of Laura Zilhaver and Bob Englesman.
- February 27: Northern Trails, Northern Hills Middle School, and Northern High School Collage Band Concert; 7 p.m.; Fine Arts Center. FREE. Over 150 students will take part in this spectacular music sensation. Under the direction of Michelle Benjamin, Joel Klamer, and Jeff Robke, join us for a night of great music.
- February 28: Central High School Symphony Orchestra Masterworks Concert; 7 p.m.; Fine Arts Center. FREE. This wonderful group, under the direction of Andrew Pool, will perform some of the finest orchestral literature.