IN-SCHOOL PERFORMANCES 2018-19
Jess Godwin: Nobody But You: Unleashing The Power Of Your Authentic Self
Tues, Oct 9, 1:30pm
Live electronic looping and soulful piano come together in this upbeat performance that empowers students to accomplish anything themselves! A Chicago-based singer/musician who has performed alongside Kristin Chenoweth, Jess Godwin’s laugh-out-loud journey to becoming a self-made artist teaches students that they don’t need to wait around to create – the technology is right at their fingertips. Selected students will be invited on stage to build the world premier of their own songs!
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra: Musical MythBusters
Fri, Nov 30, 9:45am
The Greater Dayton Brass Trio is back and ready for another adventure of eclectic music and edutainment. This time, Brian, Rich and Mary are channeling the MythBusters to test historic musical myths and explore the science of sound. There will be action, there will be great music and there may even be an Elvis sighting!
Dayton Opera: The Pirates of Penzance
Thurs, Jan 10, 1:30pm
Join Dayton Opera on the high seas as the Pirate King plots to trap poor Frederic as a member of their crew. Add the “very model of a modern Major General” and Frederick’s love interest, Mabel, and you have rip-roaring and humor-filled mayhem. The four artists-in-residence of Dayton Opera, directed by Luke Dennis, will perform this fast-paced, abridged adaptation.
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company: We Rise
Wed, Feb 27, 9:45am
We Rise weaves contemporary dance with music and text as a mirror to society. Sometimes triumphant and other times dark, the American experience has remained hopeful. We Rise offers sensory connection to the human experience through pop culture and the ideas of scholar/writer Bell Hooks, contextualizing American history using social commentary, historical references and voices of change.
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company: Romeo and Juliet
Fri, May 3, 9:45am
Romeo and Juliet fall instantly in love only to discover they come from feuding families. In defiance of their lineage, amidst the animosity of friends, and in concealment from their mentors, a young couple risks everything to be together. CSC is proud to present this modern, abridged adaptation to prove its continued relevance in the lives of young and old alike.