MONTREAL, APRIL 18, 2012 – Choirs, instrumental ensembles, dance ensembles and cinematic presentations from elementary schools across the English Montreal School Board are set to take to take part in the 2012 Performing Arts Festival which will be held on April 23 at Westmount Park Elementary (15 Park Place) and again on April 27 at St. Pius X Adult Education Centre (9955 Papineau) in Ahuntsic.
Both days are scheduled to run from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
The Performing Arts Festival celebrates the wide variety of performing arts which takes place throughout the EMSB. Both days will feature performing arts groups which are led by music specialists, classroom teachers and ‘afterschool’ directors. Taking to the stage will be choirs, Orff ensembles and a variety of other types of instrumental combinations and dance ensembles.
Students partaking in the festival receive certificates of participation and commentaries from an adjudicator.