Nov 14


Ladies and Gentlemen! Boys and Girls!!! The time has come for SHOWCASE!!! You read that right! THIS weekend is the main event! Invitational Dress Rehearsal is TONIGHT Thursday November 14th. The Visual Arts Gallery will be open from 5-6pm. The Performing Arts will perform at 6:30pm. Tonight’s events do not require a ticket. The big …

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Oct 29

Student Opportunity ALERT!!! – SPARC’s Playwright Competition

SPARC’s New Voices for the Theater playwriting competition:                                                       New Voices for the Theater is a 2-week intensive playwriting residency in Richmond, VA. Selected student writers will develop their …

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Oct 21

Attention all CFA students – Fall Showcase Requirements

The Visual Arts teachers will offer an optional Open Studio day on Thursday, November 7th from 4:00-5:00 p.m. There are no required days for preparation for the Visual Arts showcase. Requirements for attending the actual Showcase nights (11/15 – 11/16) Visual Arts freshmen and sophomores (Levels I and II) are required to attend the Showcase …

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Sep 24

Visual & Performing Arts Summer Residential Governor’s School

All HHS / IB / CFA 10th and 11th grade students… Are you interested in applying and auditioning for the VPA Summer Program for Dance, Music, Instrumental Music, Theater or Visual Arts?! Then this is the post for you! We will be hosting an interest meeting right here at HHS in Studio 3 on Thursday …

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Sep 20

HCPS Specialty Center Information Center Sessions for 2020-2021

  Interested in attending the Center for the Arts in 2020-2021?  The process starts NOW.  Choose from one of four sessions to attend.   The evening starts with a general session followed by break-out sessions where you may attend up to 3 presentations from different specialty centers.  Dates are below; all sessions begin at 7pm. Godwin High …

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Sep 18

FCFA Ice Cream Social – Sept 26 @ 7pm in the HHS Main Commons

If you haven’t checked your emails yet, here’s the scoop! Our amazing FCFA is hosting the annual Ice Cream Social in the Main Commons on September 26, 2019. You are NOT going to want to miss this! Come enjoy an ice cream party, learn more about the FCFA, and meet other CFA families at the …

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Sep 17

CFA Online Health 10 MANDATORY meeting 9/26 6pm – HHS library

Attention students taking CFA Online Health 10 Fall Semester: There is a Mandatory Meeting (students and parent/guardian must attend) on Thursday, Sept. 26 at 6:00 pm in the Henrico High School Library. Please enter the building at the box office entrance by the gym. There will be a make-up meeting held on Friday, Sept. 27 …

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Jun 26

Ease on Down the Road

It’s only the second week out of school, and you’re probably already saying, “I’m bored! There’s nothing to do!” Well, you would be wrong! There is so much going on in the Richmond Arts Community, but this post is about one of our own Guest Artists, Desiree Roots Centeio. Desiree is currently playing 3 roles …

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Jun 25

But What Will I Wear?

  If you’ve ever seen How the Grinch Stole Christmas starring Jim Carrey as the title character, you’ll remember a wonderful scene as the Grinch is trying to decide what to wear to the Whobilation. What we wear is so important! Even more so when we are on stage. Any actor will tell you that …

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Jun 11

So Long, Farewell

In two short days our CFA Seniors will graduate and head out into the world. Appropriately the following quote is from the acceptance speech of Andre DeShields upon winning his first TONY award at the age of 73. The TONY awards are given for excellence in theatre on Broadway. It is wonderful advice for not …

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