Did you order Spirit wear before break? Did you choose to have it delivered to school for pick up later? Well… tomorrow is THAT day!!! Come out tomorrow evening, the rear lot behind the bus loop, for an easy drive-thru style pick up!
Did you know?
We still have masks for sale. They are only $10. Stop by tomorrow evening (Thursday 1/20) during spirit wear pick up. Credit Cards accepted.
*Tag us on Social Media with your mask on #FCFAMaskedUp
CFA Encore Masterclass series featuring JASON MARKS – Monday, January 11, 2021 @ 7:00 pm
Join Center for the Arts and the Monday Night Encore Masterclass series on Monday evening, January 11, 2021 at 7:00 o’clock. Jason Marks is a multi-talented performer and a Richmond Theater Critic Circle winner for his work in Barksdale Theatre’s Guys & Dolls (Best Supporting Actor in a Musical), and also the winner of the Big Broadway Break contest in New York City, and the Theresa Pollak Prize for Excellence in the Arts – Theater. Click here for an article in Richmond Family Magazine featuring Jason Marks.
The CFA December 2020 Dance Showcase features the newly acquired skills the dancers gained this year during virtual learning, including utilizing site-specific choreography; composing their own sound scores on SoundTrap; editing dance films on Adobe Premiere; and learning how to code using an interactive web-based Java Script. We hope you enjoy watching these original creations in “Dancing Through the Storm” – our December 2020 Dance Showcase!
Follow the musical journey of rehearsals, discoveries, challenges and victories through a series of interviews and revelations with our talented CFA Musical Theatre students as they produce their December 2020 Showcase. Complete with much-needed statements of encouragement and support from a variety of guest artists of local, Broadway, and film notoriety… even including a special “shout out” from the bearded man from the North Pole! See how creativity, flexibility – combined with a little technical magic – can bring an exciting medley of music from the Broadway hit “Hamilton” to life in a virtual new way. CFA Musical Theatre proves in their December 2020 Showcase that the show WILL go on even while The World Turns Upside Down.
With the magic of technology, see how our CFA Visual Arts students have transformed their December 2020 Visual Arts Gallery to a virtual format! Using Kunstmatrix Art Spaces, the CFA Visual Arts students have created a virtual gallery that displays their artwork in a digital format. We hope you enjoy browsing their beautiful artwork in this virtual exhibition!
Tonight is the night!!! Open house for all interested 8th grade students and families is the best opportunity to hear from the teachers and get a feel for what the Center For the Arts is all about! What discipline are you interested in? Check out the two time slots and see what time you need to listen in. Also, you will find the program below for the corresponding Open House event. See you this evening!!!
CFA Open House 2020 Schedule
All HCPS Specialty Center Open Houses will be virtual this year. Click on the link(s) below to attend this year’s CFA Open House!
CFA Open House Session #1 @ 5:00-6:30 p.m. featuring Dance and Musical Theatre Sessions
CFA 9th – 11th grade Students who want to apply to “Double Major” for SY 2021-2022
Any CFA student who wishes to apply/audition for a second CFA Curriculum area for the 2021-22 school year must schedule a planning meeting with Dr. Poxon, Ms. Kremsreiter and Ms. Hernandez. We plan on holding these meetings the week of December 14th-18th.
Please consider supporting the FCFA on this GIVING TUESDAY!
During our “normal” Fall and Spring CFA Showcases, we pass around a shoebox asking for donations! Over the years we’ve earned hundreds of dollars to support our students and teachers. This year the FCFA has to do things a bit differently! Please support FCFA’s wonderful art-enhanced experiences and Scholarship Fund! The link to donate is below: