June 2019 archive

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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Jun 10

Dance! Dance! Dance!

In just a few days school will be out for summer vacation. Some of our students are only leaving us briefly, and others for good as they go on to the next adventure. Our CFA dance students will be busy this summer attending dance programs or preparing to go on to a higher level in …

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Jun 05

And a Good Time Was Had by ALL!

Hopefully you were with us, but if you weren’t, you missed a wonderful time of fun and celebration as our 2018/2019 year at Center For the Arts came to a close. On Saturday June 1st, we all gathered at Henrico High School to have our annual year end CFA Senior Awards Ceremony and FCFA picnic. …

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