Area High Schools Get Into the Mood for Spring Musicals

Middletown, New York –The Orange County Arts Council organized a preview at the Galleria at Crystal Run in Middletown last weekend. Bringing together area high schools for musical performances and visual artwork as well. 

Dawn Ansbro, Executive Director for the Orange County Arts Council, said “The county-wide student art shows sponsored by the Arts Council have been very well received, but this year we thought we would put all the arts together and make it one huge celebration! All of these students are so talented – and it’s great to see that talent and creativity all brought together in one place.”

Cornwall High School will be performing numbers from their upcoming musical “Legally Blonde”. Port Jervis High School students will be singing and dancing their way through songs from the classic musical “Peter Pan”. Valley Central High School and Newburgh Free Academy will both be showing off their unique versions of the Broadway musical “Mary Poppins”. John S. Burke Catholic High School will be performing songs from their upcoming musical “No No Nanette”. Warwick Valley High School is taking on the Broadway musical “Shrek”. Washingtonville High School will be showcasing their talents in the musical “Pippin” and Middletown High School will be making everyone tap their feet with their version of the musical “Footloose”. 

CORNWALL HIGH SCHOOL presents “Legally Blonde"

April 16th  @7:00pm - all tickets $8

                      April 17th @7:00pm – stud./srs $10; adults $12

                         April 18th @7:00pm  -     “        “       “          “         “   

                       April 19th @ 2:00pm -     “         “      “          “         “

Photo by Tom Bushey

PORT JERVIS HIGH SCHOOL –  “Peter Pan”

                   April 16th @7:00pm – stud./srs. $8; adults $10

                        April 17th @7:00pm -     “         “       “        “          “

                        April 18th @12:00pm-    “         “       “        “          “

                        April 18th @7:00pm -      “        “        “        “          “

                        April 19th @2:00pm -      “        “        “        “          “

 

VALLEY CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL presents “Mary Poppins”

                   March 20th @7:00pm – stud./srs. $5; adults $7

                      March 21st @2:00pm -      “         “     “          “       “

                      March 21st @7:00pm -      “         “     “          “       “

                       March 22nd @2:00pm -     “         “     “          “       “

Photo by Tom Bushey

  BURKE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL presents “No No Nanette”

                        April 24th @7:30pm – stud./srs. $10; adults $12

                        April 25th @7:30pm -      “        “        “          “        “

                        April 26th @2:00pm -      “        “        “          “        “

Photo by Tom Bushey

WARWICK HIGH SCHOOL – “Shrek”

                        March 13th @7:30pm – all tickets $12

                        March 14th @2:00pm -    “        “          “

                        March 14th @7:30pm -    “        “          “

A number from "Shrek" - Performed by Warwick High School - Photo by Carol Phelan

WASHINGTONVILLE HIGH SCHOOL presents “Pippin”

                        March 5th @7:00pm – stud./srs. $7; adults $8

                        March 6th @ 7:00pm -     “        “      “          “       “

                        March 7th @ 7:00pm -     “        “      “          “       “

 

NEWBURGH FREE ACADEMY presents “Mary Poppins”

                   March 20th @7:30pm – stud./srs. $8; adults $10

                        March 21st @7:30pm -      “        “      “          “         “

                        March 22nd @2:30pm -     “        “      “          “          “

Photo by Tom Bushey

MIDDLETOWN HIGH SCHOOL presents “Footloose”

                        March 13th @7:00pm – stud./srs. $5; adults $8

                        March 14th @2:00pm -     “         “      “         “       “

                        March 14th @7:00pm -     “         “      “         “       “

keep calm and cut FootLoose! .. photo by Tom Bushey