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Are you interested in watching the Point Grey Theatre show? There are two shows happening in March! The Senior Company will be preforming a new play called "Switched" on Tuesday March 4th 7pm. we took some classic sence from plays and switch the gender in order to examine stereotipical male and female behavior. Also, the Junior Theatre Company is performing a play called "Backstage Pass" and it is about all the the process and challenges faced when putting a show together. It will be on Wednesday March 12th (Its been pushed back a week from the March 6th date) at 7pm! if you have any questions about the shows listed, please talk to Mr. Enns and Ms. Correia!
On March 5th, 2014, two different gym blocks (2-1 and 2-2), including students from grade 9 and 10, took part in a Zumba class led by Lupita Michel. From doing squats to clapping to grapevines, Lupita taught these students a fun and new alternative way to work out. To the beat of some amazing Latino music, Lupita aimed and succeeded to share some fun moves with all the classes, bringing an extremely fun and happy energy to gym class.
HEY ARE YOU A NEW STUDENT?
Youth ambassadors at PG. have been sending invitations to new students to a lunch party at drama room on March 7th.Have you received one of those? Please email to [email protected] to identify yourself as a new student this year to attend this party!!!
Juice, Food and Fun are provided.
Congratulations to Grade 12 student Bonnie Lee who is the Royal Conservatory of Music 2013 Canada National Gold Medalist. Bonnie is the highest-ranking Piano Licentiate Diploma graduate, obtaining the highest mark in the country. Just recently in February, Bonnie Lee was invited to perform in Carnegie Hall in New York City, New York. As a result of a truly impressive performance, she was awarded an honourable scholarship and was asked to make concert apperances in Moscow, Russia this summer. Having already toured and performed in prestigious venues in Germany, France, Austria, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Mexico, Bellingham, and New York, Bonnie looks forward to add Russia onto the list!
Congratulations to the PG Music program on the recent showing at the Kiwanis Jazz Festival.
Point Grey had 9 ensembles in the Kiwanis festival, the most from any school. Results were as follows:
PG Jazz Band A – Gold
PG Jazz Band B – Gold
PG Jazz Band C – Gold
PG Jazz Combo 1 – Gold
PG Jazz Combo 3 – Gold
PG Jazz Combo 5 – Gold
PG Jazz Combo 2 – Silver
PG Jazz Combo 4 – Silver
PG Vocal Jazz – Silver
There were also awards and scholarships given to individual Point Grey musicians:
Liam White was chosen ‘Most Outstanding Rhythm Section Player’.
Evan Wang has received an award for the Berklee College of Music Summer Program for his solo piano work with Combo 4.
Jazz Band A was chosen as the top band at the festival.
The ensembles are under the direction of the PG Music teachers, Ms. Bone, Mr. Fleming & Mr. Taylor.