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Winter Musical Showing This Weekend

Winter Musical Showing This Weekend

Photo courtesy of Janet Moore-Coll The winter musical, Irving Berlin’s Annie Get Your Gun, will be performed in Randolph Hall Auditorium on the Greenway Rise Campus (2132 Ivy  Road) Friday, February 21 and Saturday, February 22 at 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, February 23... (Continue reading)

10th Annual Mozart’s Birthday Celebration Features Student Performers

10th Annual Mozart's Birthday Celebration Features Student Performers

Last Friday, Lower School students participated in Wolfgang Mozart’s birthday celebration. An annual event now in its tenth year, the celebration commemorates Mozart’s contributions to music and encourages students to carefully consider different types of musical expression. During the assembly,... (Continue reading)

Fifth and Sixth Grade Scene Shares Highlight Classroom Lessons

Fifth and Sixth Grade Scene Shares Highlight Classroom Lessons

The past two weeks, fifth and sixth grade theatre arts students produced Scene Shares, which featured what they learned in the previous trimester. In the Fifth Grade Scene Share, students presented three African folktales: Shansa Muntongo Shima, which tells the... (Continue reading)

Winter Music Performance Features Kindergarten Students’ Talent

Winter Music Performance Features Kindergarten Students' Talent

Yesterday, Kindergarteners put on their Winter Music Performance for families, and first and fourth graders. In keeping with tradition, the performance told the story of the myth of evergreen trees and why they are forever green. The Kindergarten students sang,... (Continue reading)

Winter Music Concerts Feature All Divisions

Winter Music Concerts Feature All Divisions

In the weeks leading to winter break, students from all divisions have participated in musical concerts as a way to usher in the holiday season. Read on for a recap of this month’s performances, plus photos from each event. As... (Continue reading)

Winter Concert Pays Tribute to American Folk Roots

Winter Concert Pays Tribute to American Folk Roots

This afternoon, first through third grade students presented their Winter Music Concert. The production, titled “American Folk Roots,” paid tribute to the beginnings of American music featuring Spanish-American carols, African-American spirituals, and British-Appalachian songs. As part of the performance, students... (Continue reading)

Fall Poetry Festival Celebrates Fathers and Daughters

Fall Poetry Festival Celebrates Fathers and Daughters

Last Friday, the Lower School Fall Poetry Festival entertained a packed house. The Festival’s theme, “Celebrating Fathers and Daughters,” featured readings from six father and daughter pairs. In addition, first through fourth grade Reading and Language Arts classes also recited... (Continue reading)

Fall Play Preview Showcases Upper School Talent

Fall Play Preview Showcases Upper School Talent

Yesterday, Upper School theatre arts students presented a preview of the fall play, The Dining Room by A. R. Gurney. Directed by Dorene Fisher, the play features the stories of several families and their interactions in their dining rooms. The... (Continue reading)

St. Anne’s-Belfield Holds First-Ever Short Play Festival

St. Anne's-Belfield Holds First-Ever Short Play Festival

  This afternoon, St. Anne’s-Belfield School held a performance to commemorate the close of the School’s first-ever High School Short Play Festival.  An offering new to STAB’s Summer Programs, the two-week intensive theatre camp allowed students to take classes in... (Continue reading)

Mozart’s Requiem to be Performed at St. Anne’s-Belfield

Mozart's Requiem to be Performed at St. Anne's-Belfield

This week, members of the Virginia Consort High School Choral Academy have met at St. Anne’s-Belfield School to learn and rehearse Mozart’s Requiem. The group is conducted by Virginia Consort Music Director Judith Gary. Throughout the week, high school students... (Continue reading)

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