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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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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May 20

Test Your Artistic Knowledge

Check out this really cool postcard designed for the Senior Visual Arts Showcase! If you look a little closer, you’ll notice that all of the squares are a famous painting or artist re-imagined by the creator. How many paintings, artists or both can you name? If you are a CFA student, bring your guesses by …

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May 17

SAVE THE DATE – June 1, 2019

What better way to bid farewell to your CFA family or embrace the CFA family life for your first time than to meet with food and fun? On Saturday, June 1, 2019, you can do just that! If you’re a Senior, we’ll be kicking things off with our Senior awards ceremony in the Auditorium at …

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Apr 25

Chalk Up Another for Visual Arts

Metro Richmond Stem Fair held an art competition. The winner’s creation was used for the cover for the 27th Annual Metro Richmond STEM Fair┬áprogram. Yes, you guessed it, one of CFA’s Visual Arts Level I students, Viktoria Fisher, won 1st place and was awarded the honor of gracing the cover, a trophy and 1st prize. …

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Apr 23

New York, New York..a Heck of a Town!

One week ago today at the crack of dawn, 50 excited students and 5 very brave adults boarded a bus and headed to New York City for the Theatre/Musical Theatre Spring trip. Some had been before, but for some it was their very first venture to the Big Apple. They only stayed for 2 nights …

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