LOOKING FORWARD TO NEXT YEAR ... FALL FOLLIES
   
LOOKING FORWARD TO NEXT YEAR ... 2018 MUSICAL PRODUCTION

ANNOUNCEMENT!

The 2018 musical will be the Tony-Award-winning "Anything Goes"!

"Anything Goes" is a musical with music and lyrics by Cole Porter. The story includes madcap antics aboard an ocean liner bound from New York to London. Billy Crocker is a stowaway in love with heiress Hope Harcourt, who is engaged to Lord Evelyn Oakleigh. Nightclub singer Reno Sweeney and Public Enemy #13 Moonface Martin aid Billy in his quest to win Hope. The musical introduced such songs as "Anything Goes", "You're the Top", and "I Get a Kick Out of You."

Below is a YouTube video from the 2011 Tony Awards presentation, featuring the Broadway cast of "Anything Goes."

   
2017 UA STAGE AWARDS
These Upper Arlington High School students received the UA Stage Scholarships for The Wizard of Oz.

Pictured left to right are: Charlotte Brown and Emilie Gray (cast); Boyd Landis and Robert Geil (orchestra); Mary Lee Fenner and Ida Kegley (technical crew).

   
2017 KEITH KRIEGER AWARD WINNER

 

The 2017 winner of the Keith Krieger Award is Charlotte Brown.

The Keith Krieger Fund Fund was established through the Upper Arlington Education Foundation by friends and family in memory of Keith Krieger, a member of the Class of 1976.

The fund awards an annual music scholarship for a student who will continue in the performing arts in higher education. Vocal music and/or piano are given priority.

    
UPPER ARLINGTON HS GETS A PIECE OF THEATER HISTORY
FOR ‘WIZARD OF OZ' PRODUCTION
Read the article and watch the video on NBC4i.com Monica Day tells about the sets and the history behind this year's UAHS productiuon of "The Wizard of Oz"!
   
       
UAVM BOOSTER MEETINGS
The next Booster meeting will be held at the beginning of the 2017-18 school year.

 

The Vocal Music Boosters meet the second Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in Room 181.

 

See the full schedule of meetings, and other Booster information.
    
Eric Kauffman
Director
Amy Leacock
Assistant Director
Kathleen Bellamy
Booster President
IMPORTANT INFORMATION FOR THIS YEAR
Please note the following important documents and informational materials:
Read the 2016 -2017 UAHS Choral Handbook
Read the Fall 2016 Boosters Newsletter
View the 2016 - 2017 Vocal Music Calendar
Read the Letter to Parents of New Choral Program Members
Read the Message from the UAVM President, Kathleen Bellamy
    
YOUR CHARMS ACCOUNT
IMPORTANT: Please make sure that your account is updated for the 2016 - 2017 school year. Keeping our database up to date is very important. To use our Charms Account, please follow these instructions:
1 Click on the Charms logo above or go to charmsoffice.com
2 Under ENTER, locate the PARENT/STUDENT LOGIN section of the page.
3 In the Parent/Student Login box under the school code, enter UAHSChoir (case sensitive) in the Parent/student login box under school code. This will bring up the main Upper Arlington Choir page.
4 Enter your student ID number as the student password.
5 Every student needs to update his/her profile with this year's information
6 Click PERSONAL INFO to verify your student information and contact information. This information is important for communication about our events as well as health and safety concerns for outside of UA concert events. Please update both STUDENT and ADULT information, especially email addresses.
7 Once you’ve updated your info, please bring in your $35 Choral Fee. Checks can be made out to the UAVMB (UA Vocal Music Boosters).
YOUR FEES PROVIDE:
A dry cleaned choir robe, stole and or glee club/chorus jacket and tie for each
An Events Photographer for the Encore and Musical.
Monthly website maintenance fees.
A 3-ring binder for each student
Access the Charms Account here.
     
CHORAL FEE: $35

Each student will be provided a 3-ring binder, dry cleaned choir robe and stole or glee club / chorus jacket and tie. The $35 fee also assists in covering the expense of having an events photographer for Encore! and the musical. Please make checks out to "UA Vocal Music Boosters."

    
INFORMATION FOR NEW MEMBERS OF THE CHORAL PROGRAM
If you are the parent of a student new to the Vocal Music program, please read this New Member Parent Letter, which contains important information about the program and answers frequently asked questions.

If, after reading this information, you still have questions or wish to volunteer to help with any aspect of the vocal music program, please contact one of the volunteers on this page.

    
UA VOCAL MUSIC ON FACEBOOK

UA Vocal Music has its own Facebook page. Please visit and LIKE us.

You'll receive updates on Vocal Music activities and upcoming events!

      
COMMUNICATIONS INFORMATION

Email is our main way of communicating to parents, so please be sure to update your email address(s) on Charms.

Questions? Please email Melanie Brown.

      
ARTS PEOPLE: PURCHASE SHOW TICKETS ONLINE!
For your convenience, we are offering easy online ticket sales again this year. Use the ArtsPeople.com link to purchase your tickets using your credit or debit card. After completing your purchase, be sure to print your receipt and your tickets. Then simply bring your ticket with you the night of the show and bypass any lines at the box office.

Using online sales is the only opportunity to purchase tickets using your credit or debit card. Ticket sales at the door are currently cash or check only.

If you have questions or need to speak to a member of the ticket committee, please call our new Vocal Music Hotline number at 487-5240 ext SING (7464). Thank you for supporting Upper Arlington Vocal Music, and Enjoy the Show!

     
BANNER ADS GIVE YOUR BUSINESS GREAT EXPOSURE!

Please consider a BANNER AD on one of the pages of UAVocalMusic.org! Our web site has constant traffic during the school year, with peak traffic preceding our major events (almost monthly!).

Your banner will link directly to your company web site, providing an invaluable "incoming" link to increase your rankings in the search engines. Plus, you'll be helping the Upper Arlington Vocal Music Program!
    

TYPE OF WEB AD LOCATION PRICE
BANNER Home Page $400
BANNER Performance page (e.g. Fall Follies or musical page) $325
LOGO Performance Pages $225
LINK Performance Pages $125
  
Read more about Encore Ads and Web site Banner Ads here.
   
  
     
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Music Department:   614-487-5240 ext. 2053      
         Music Hotline:    614-487-5240 ext 7464
   
  

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