Congratulations to Chorus Director, Mrs. Service and three District 2 students that represented Girard at PMEA District Chorus at Allegheny College this past week. After auditions, GHS Students had an opportunity to prepare and perform a concert with Conductor, Dr. Christopher Kiver, Director of Choirs at Penn State University. Elizabeth Meka, Isabelle Meka and Tyler Pinaire auditioned for a chance to advance to the PMEA Regional Chorus to be hosted by Oil City in March. Congratulations to Isabelle Meka who will be advancing to PMEA Regionals as a Soprano 1
Hey Girard High School and Middle School students! Looking for a fun and creative way to spend your winter? Look no further! Our Winter Guard Program is calling all vibrant individuals to join us for an unforgettable journey of self-expression, teamwork, and artistic exploration.
What is Winter Guard?
Winter Guard is an exciting performance art that combines dance, flag spinning, and equipment work set to amazing music. It’s all about expressing yourself, building friendships, and having a blast!
No Competitions, Just Fun!
We’re all about enjoying the experience without the pressure of competitions. This is a non-competitive group where you can learn, grow, and make lasting memories.
When and Where?
Our Winter Guard sessions will take place Mondays after school until 5PM at Girard High School. It’s the perfect way to beat the winter blues and add some color to your days!
Who Can Join?
ALL students are welcome in grades 5-12. No experience necessary! Whether you’re a seasoned performer or just curious about trying something new, we’d love to have you.
How to Sign Up?
Ready to dive into the Winter Guard adventure? Simply register using the link below and secure your spot in this fantastic program! www.girardmusicanddramaboosters.org/G/wg
Join Us and Discover Your Inner Performer!
Don’t miss out on the fun, laughter, and creativity that awaits you in the Winter Guard Program. Sign up now and let’s make this winter unforgettable together!
Hello Amazing Girard Marching Band Alumni,
Can you believe how time flies? Whether you were rocking the field a few years ago or a bit further back, we’re reaching out to you with a special invitation.
Help Us Create a Living Album of Girard’s Musical Legacy!
We’re on a mission to enrich our website’s photo and video library, and we’re counting on you to help us make it extraordinary. Your moments with the band are the heartbeats of our musical legacy, and we want to capture the essence of what makes Girard special.
How Can You Contribute?
Dive into those photo albums, scroll through your camera roll, and share your magic! Whether it’s a snapshot from a halftime show, a candid rehearsal moment, or a behind-the-scenes gem, every photo adds a unique note to our collective melody.
Please email your cherished photos and videos to firstname.lastname@example.org. Your contributions will weave a richer tapestry in our virtual library, ensuring that every era of Girard’s Marching Band is celebrated. Please try to includes details such as the year and anyone’s names in the photo if you can.
Spread the Word!
Tag your fellow alumni, share this post, and let’s make this a collective crescendo of memories. Together, we’ll showcase the talent, dedication, and friendships that make our Girard Marching Band family truly extraordinary.
#GirardMarchingBand #AlumniMemories #GirardMusicAndDramaBoosters
We’re excited to see your memories take center stage on our virtual platform. Thank you for being an integral part of the Girard musical journey!
A Tale as Old as Time: Girard Drama Department Presents Rice Avenue Middle School’s Production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR.
Lights, camera, action! The stage is set, and the enchanting world of Disney comes to life as the Girard Drama Department proudly presents Rice Avenue Middle School’s production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. Get ready to be swept away into a magical tale filled with love, adventure, and timeless characters.
Performance Dates and Venue:
Mark your calendars for a weekend of theatrical wonder on December 7th, 8th, and 9th, 2023, at the GHS Auditorium. The curtain rises at 7 p.m. on December 7th and 8th, with a matinee performance on December 9th at 2 p.m. It’s an opportunity to witness the hard work, dedication, and talent of the young actors who bring this classic story to life.
The magic doesn’t stop at the entrance; it begins with affordable ticket prices that make this family-friendly event accessible to all. General admission for adults is just $5, while senior citizens can enjoy the show for $4. Students, the heart and soul of this production, are welcomed at an incredibly budget-friendly rate of $3. Bring your friends, family, and neighbors for an unforgettable evening of entertainment that won’t break the bank.
A Journey into the Heart of Beauty and the Beast JR.:
This beloved Disney classic has been adapted into a junior musical, making it perfect for audiences of all ages. The story follows the journey of Belle, a bright and independent young woman, as she finds herself in an enchanted castle with a Beast under a magical curse. Through a series of delightful musical numbers and heartwarming scenes, audiences will witness the transformative power of love and compassion.
Supporting Local Talent:
The Girard Drama Department takes pride in nurturing the budding talents of the students from Rice Avenue Middle School. Under the guidance of dedicated teachers and directors, these young performers have poured their hearts into countless hours of rehearsals to deliver a show that is sure to captivate and inspire. Attending this production is not just a night out; it’s an opportunity to support the arts and encourage the next generation of actors, singers, and dancers.
Get Your Tickets!
Don’t miss out on this enchanting experience – purchase your tickets today! Whether you’re a Disney enthusiast, a supporter of the arts, or just looking for a magical escape, Disney’s Beauty and the Beast JR. is the perfect way to kick off the holiday season. Gather your loved ones and join us for an evening of laughter, tears, and, most importantly, the celebration of the arts in our community.
As the final notes of the musical fade away, you’ll leave the Auditorium with a heart full of joy and the magic of Beauty and the Beast JR. lingering in the air. Come, be our guest, and witness the magic unfold on stage!
We will be holding a non-competitive winter guard this year with a family/friends performance at the end of the season. More details will be released soon. Keep your eye out for auditions information.