Chamber Choir CD now available

The new Chamber Choir CD (Runnymede United Church – May 7, 2018) is now on sale in the library for $10.
  • Featuring three original compositions from student composers Troy Lebane and Harrison Rothblott, and performances by Kate Carver on piano and Kay Tozawa on violin, the album showcases the extent of Chamber Choir’s talent and the diversity of their repertoire.
If you would rather buy a digital version of the album, you’re in luck!
  • In the coming weeks, it will also be available for purchase and streaming on digital music platforms like iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Amazon and many more. B
  • e sure to download and share with your friends!
Many thanks to director and conductor Patricia Warnock for an amazing year.
Chamber choir CD’s are available for sale on school cash online or directly from the music office.
Email [email protected] for additional information regarding purchase of the CD.

Splash Auditions

 

SPLASH 2018/19 AUDITION NOTICE
R3
Open Dance Call for all majors!
Sign up on Music Theatre bulletin board outside the cafeteria.
Please wear form fitting dance clothes, jazz shoes for men, character shoes or jazz shoes for women.  If you can tap dance, please bring tap shoes.
Callbacks for those selected to be seen again will take place Thursday May 10th at 3:30 in R3. Students will be required to perform the same audition combo and sing while they’re dancing – song ‘Bye Bye Blackbird’ from the original broadway recording of the musical ‘Fosse’ – sheet music will be provided at the initial audition.
Rehearsals would commence May 15 until Moratorium and resume in September.
All students must commit to Tues/Thurs rehearsals 3:30-6:30

ESA’s new Community Choir, FACES, and friends – Concert this Wednesday Feb 28

SHOW ME A SMILE!

An evening of feel-good music to soothe your Winter Blues!
Wednesday, February 28 | 7 PM – 8 PM
Runnymede United Church – 432 Runnymede Road

Pay What You Can
in support of ESA School Council activities like this one!
Share and Invite on Facebook

Featuring ESA’s new community choir F.A.C.E.S. (Family, Alumni and Community of ESA Sing) and solo performers from the ESA Community
Mary Bella, conductor
Briar Boake, MC
Allison Hunwicks, pianist
Kate Carver, pianist

Performers include: The Gower Street Gang, Briar Boake, Brandi Ward, Yoshi Wall, Theresa Sciberras, François Ouellette, Midnight in April (Ryan Brownrigg, Grace Turner, Sophie Van Dalen), the Withnells, Joanna Reynolds and Rob Thaller, and more!

See you there!

Show me a Smile – ESA Community Choir and Friends in Concert Wed Feb 28 7pm

SHOW ME A SMILE!

An evening of music to soothe your Winter Blues!
Wednesday, February 28 | 7 PM – 8 PM
Runnymede United Church – 432 Runnymede Road

Pay What You Can
in support of ESA School Council activities like this one!
Share and Invite on Facebook

Featuring ESA’s new community choir F.A.C.E.S. (Family, Alumni and Community of ESA Sing) and solo performers from the ESA Community
Mary Bella, conductor
Allison Hunwicks, pianist
Kate Carver, pianist

Performers include: Briar Boake, Brandi Ward, Theresa Sciberras, François Ouellette, Midnight in April (Ryan Brownrigg, Grace Turner, Sophie Van Dalen Keys: Harrison Rothblott) and more!

 

NINE musical in concert – student rush seats

Get ready ESA for an amazing concert featuring an all-Canadian cast, chorus and orchestra of over 80 performers.  WOCO will be featured with some of the leading stars of Broadway, Stratford Festival, and Mirvish Productions to name a few.  3 shows only / January 12 & 13

Trinity-St. Paul’s Centre for the Arts

To purchase tickets visit podiumconcerts.com or call 647-800-4745

Use discount code ‘NINE15’ to receive an extra 15% off tickets

ANY STUDENT may purchase $30 rush seats – cash at the door before each show.  Please present the box office with your current student card.

2017 Choreographic Workshop

Tickets are on sale now for the 2017 Choreographic Workshop. It is a wonderful evening of talent that is happening on November 8th, 2017 at the Nancy Main Theatre at ESA. For ticket information, please visit, esainfo.ca or you are welcome to purchase tickets at the door at 6:00pm

DancESAtion Audition Wednesday May 17 @ 3:30 in Dance Studio 1

DancESAtion auditions for our 2017-2018 season will be taking place in Dance Studio 1 at 3:30pm on Wednesday May 17. All ESA students are welcome. If interested please pick up an audition package from Dance studio 1 (or see Ms. Friedman, Mrs. Michailidis, or Ms. Saum) before the audition. A flyer with more information is attached.

DancESAtion Audition notice 2017

DancESAtion Auditions Wed. May 17 @ 3:30 in Dance Studio 1

Want to explore the world of dance? Come out and tryout for Etobicoke School of the Art’s Dance company DancESAtion!

We are inviting all interested dancers/performers to audition for the DancESAtion 2017-2018 season next week. Auditions will be held on Wed. May 17 in Dance Studio 1. Auditions are open to ALL ESA students. All interested participants need to sign in at 3:30 pm and auditions will start soon after.

You must bring in a completed Interschool athletics (Dance) Tryout and Participation form and a completed Medical Information Form with you to the audition.  These forms must be signed by a parent/guardian before you are able to audition. Forms are available in Dance studio 1 (or ask Ms. Friedman, Mrs. Michailidis, or Ms. Saum for one).

Please wear appropriate movement attire and be prepared to dance barefoot.

We are looking for dancer/performers who are:

  1. strong and diverse movers
  2. open to collaboration and works well with others
  3. invested in the creative process
  4. focused, committed and have strong work ethics
  5. interested in being challenged and passionate about dance

Commitment:

September through December : Monday & Wednesday – 3:30-5:30 pm

January through May: Monday & Wednesday – 3:30- 6:00 pm

We have an exciting year planned with multiple performance opportunities and guest artists!

We look forward to seeing you on WEDNESDAY MAY 17!

Splash Auditions 2017/18

All majors are encouraged to attend the open dance call on Tues. May 9th in R3. There will be a sign up sheet posted on the Music Theatre board outside the CAF soon to sign up. There will be two call times (3:30-5 and 5;30-7) please wear Dance attire

Vocal Call Backs will be Thurs. May 11th – 32 bars of a Broadway song, for selected students to proceed to the final casting.

Previous Splash members who are interested must sign up for the open dance call times and may or may not be requested for a vocal callback.

We have some exciting plans next year with Show Choir Canada and a possible Canadian trip/Showcase! [Read more…]

Boston Show Choir Competition

Congratulations to Splash and Glo who both placed 1st Runner-up with a Gold Medal Standard at the 2017 Eastern Showchoir Festival.  Your devotion, dedication and hard work has certainly paid off this year!

Awards were also given to Splash for ‘Best Vocals’, ‘Best Female Soloist’ – Annie Messenger and our ESA Pit Band scored the highest marks as well!!

ESA students, crew and band were excellent ambassadors in Boston and it was a great tour and experience in this beautiful city!

Musical Tickets

The Music Theatre Dept is proud to present ‘On Broadway’, a revue style, showstopping musical.  The production will feature Splash, Gr. 11 & 12 Music Theatre Ensembles, & the ESA Pit Orchestra!

Musical segments include the hits from Jersey Boys, Spring Awakening, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical and Rent!

Ticket sales are underway, so please contact www.esainfo.ca and click the TICKET icon on the far right to purchase your tickets (or click HERE).  We have FOUR different casts which you can support.

We have Invited Dress Rehearsals at 5pm on Tues. March 21 and Wed. March 22.  ESA students are FREE, other students PWYC, and Adults $10 – door sales only and general seating.

NEW this year –  We will sell RUSH SEATS  for $20 at the door – 6:15 pm at the Box Office.  Performances @ 7pm March 23, 24, 25 and 2pm on March 25.

Please come out and support our talented students!

Musical ON BROADWAY ticket sales

The Music Theatre Dept is proud to present ‘On Broadway’, a revue style, showstopping musical.  The production will feature Splash, Gr. 11 & 12 Music Theatre Ensembles, & the ESA Pit Orchestra!

Musical segments include the hits from Jersey Boys, Spring Awakening, Beautiful – The Carole King Musical and Rent!

Ticket sales are underway, so please contact www.esainfo.ca and click the TICKET icon on the far right to purchase your tickets.  We have FOUR different casts which you can support.

We have Invited Dress Rehearsals at 5pm on Tues. March 21 and Wed. March 22.  ESA students are FREE, other students PWYC, and Adults $10 – door sales only and general seating.

NEW this year –  We will sell RUSH SEATS  for $20 at the door – 7:15 pm at the Box Office.  Performances @ 7pm March 23, 24, 25 and 2pm on March 25.

 

Please come out and support our talented students!

ESA