Arts

  Last week, those present were transported back in time and immersed in a wonderful tradition from the Renaissance period. The exceptional 50th Anniversary Year Performance of Westminster Academy’s Christmas Madrigal Feaste was a sold-out dinner and performance to remember. The Great Hall was elegantly decorated and filled with a beautifully costumed Royal Court, the King and Queen, and a profusion of cast members, including lords and ladies, court jesters, wandering minstrels, dancers, and singers! To see a list of cast, characters, performers, and singers, you may view/download the Madrigal Program. Madrigal singing—brought to England from Italy in the 16th century—was first...

Congratulations to our choir students for their acceptance into the Florida Vocal Association’s 2022 All-State Chorus! The following students competed, auditioned, and achieved this honor: Pauline Baxter, Nola Fontaine, Ben Griswold, Olivia Oropesa, Lawrence Parker, Danny Puce, Madison Sanders, Belen Vera, and Michael White. Their hard work and successful auditions, theory test, and sight-singing exam make these students among the top in our state! The All-State Chorus is a highly select group of choral students from Florida’s middle/junior high and senior high schools. These students are brought together for the purposes of rehearsing and performing selected music with guest conductors. In January,...

Be sure to mark your calendars for the remaining first-semester Westminster Academy Fine Arts events. Upcoming Events: December 3–Prekindergarten Christmas Program 8:30 a.m., CRPC Sanctuary December 7–Madrigal Dinner 6:00 p.m., Kennedy Fellowship Hall (Click for tickets) December 14–Grades 6–8 Orchestra and Choir Christmas Concert 7:00 p.m., CRPC Sanctuary December 16–Lower School Christmas Concert 8:30 a.m., CRPC Sanctuary December 17–Grades 3–5 Christmas Concert 8:30 a.m., Kennedy Fellowship Hall ...

Westminster Academy Fine Arts are off to a strong start. We hope you were able to attend the Fall Orchestra Concert earlier this week as it showcased the hard work and talent of our orchestra students. Be sure to mark your calendars for the remaining first-semester events. Upcoming Events: November 9–Fall Band Concert 7 p.m., CRPC Sanctuary December 3–Prekindergarten Christmas Program 8:30 a.m., CRPC Sanctuary December 7–Madrigal Dinner 6 p.m., Kennedy Fellowship Hall December 14–Grades 6–8 Orchestra and Choir Christmas Concert 7 p.m., CRPC Sanctuary December 16–Lower School Christmas Concert 8:30 a.m., CRPC Sanctuary December 17–Grades 3–5 Christmas Concert 8:30 a.m.,...

The Festival of the Fine Arts will be a wonderful evening where you can experience a taste of the Fine Arts offered at Westminster Academy! This benefit concert will include our 5th Grade Choir, 4th–8th Grade Drama, High School Drama, Band, Orchestra, Art, Choir, and Broadcasting performances! It will be a delightful time for all ages! Please join us in the Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church Sanctuary at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, September 21! This month, we are beginning auditions for Cinderella and Shrek that will be performed in the spring. Twenty-five of our talented 7th–12th-grade choir students will travel to Cypress Bay...