DAVID BAHGAT CO-DIRECTS
UAHS alum David Bahgat '04 has returned to produce the
musical and to co-direct it with Suzanne
After working in New York
City for several years, David is currently the Head of Theatre Performance at Fort Hayes,
replacing retired UAHS graduate SteveBlack in the role. During his years as a UAHS
student, David starred and was featured in several UAHS musical productions, and he graduated
from Otterbein with a Bachelor's Degree in Theatre. He went on to earn his MFA in Performing Arts
from Savannah College of Art and Design. David has also directed past UAHS musicals, including
Mary Poppins, How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying, and Thoroughly
Please note the following important documents and
Read the 2015 -2016 UAHS Choral Handbook
Read the August Boosters Newsletter
View the 2015 - 2016 Vocal Music Calendar
Read the Letter to Parents of New Choral Program Members
Vocal Music Boosters meet
the second Monday of each month at 7:30 pm in Room 181.
Our next Booster meeting will be
held on February 8, 2016.
See the full schedule of meetings, and other Booster information
To use our Charms Account, please follow
Under ENTER, locate the PARENT/STUDENT
LOGIN section of the page.
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
Enter your student ID number as the student
Every student needs to update his/her profile with this
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
Once you’ve updated your info, please bring in your $35 Choral
Fee. Checks can be made out to the UAVMB (UA Vocal Music
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
3-ring binder for each student
Access the Charms Account here.
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
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
Want a GREAT way to show our community your pride in your vocal music student?
Order a Vocal Music yard
Yard signs are heavy duty 1/2" Coro plastic material with vinyl gold and black printing that does not fade
with time and exposure to the sun. The sign comes with a metal step stake that is easy to install. There is no
pounding to place the sign in the ground. Signs created by JML Enterprises.
Each sign is $40 (there is no added cost to add "Ensemble" to an existing sign).
Please print and complete this form and mail
it with your check.
The deadline for orders is OCTOBER 1, 2015. Thank you.
2015 KEITH KRIEGER AWARD WINNERS
CONGRATULATIONS to JACK O'BRIEN and
KELSEY SHIMP, the 2015 recipients of the Keith Krieger
This fund was established through the Upper Arlington Education Foundation by friends and
family in memory of Keith Krieger, a member of the Class of
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
UA CIVIC ASSOCIATION MUSICAL AWARD
CONGRATULATIONS to MICHAEL ROBERTS, PETER HUTSON, and
received the2015 UACA Musical
OUTSTANDING BOOSTER AWARD
CONGRATULATIONS to MELANIE BROWN,
received the 2015 Outstanding Booster Award for all her dedicated work to
Be a proud member of the UA Vocal Music department by wearing all the
latest apparel made exclusively for us! Stay tuned as we kick off the year, and those order forms will be
coming your way!
For performances, girls areasked to wear black closed toe shoes with a heel no
taller than 2.0 inches. As an option, we will be ordering Capezio character shoes the second
weekof school for $32.
There will be sample shoes available to help with sizing.
UA Vocal Music has its own Facebook
page. Please visit and LIKE us. You'll receive updates on Vocal Music activities and upcoming
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.
TICKET TURTLE: Purchase show
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
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!
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