Jazz Dinner 2015

Jazz Dinner 2015
Once again the Madison Jazz Band will present an evening of dinner and dancing in a classic jazz club atmosphere. Enjoy a great spaghetti dinner, including marinara sauce and minestrone soup home-made from traditional family recipes. Then take a turn on the dance floor accompanied by our live jazz band.

Tickets are only $10 each, and can be purchased online by clicking here. You can also buy tickets at the band’s spring concert on May 11, or at the door.

Thespian Troupe #4592 Induction & Award Ceremony

Thespian Troupe #4592 will hold its annual Induction and Award Ceremony on May 18, 2015 in the William E. Caudill Performance Theater at 6 p.m. All current thespians, inductees, and award recipients and their families are invited to attend. Below is a list of eligible inductees and award recipients for this year. Students being inducted or receiving awards were given an RSVP form last week. It is due back to Miss Brannon or Mrs. Robertson by Tuesday, May 6th (tomorrow). If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us. Hope to see you at the ceremony!

EDTAInductees: Jarrett Brown, Adam Bundy, Dakota Carter, Jacob Cotter, Jillian McIntosh, Madison Moore, Eric Trent, Syrena Wilson, Sarah Wolfe

Ranking Up to Honor Thespian: Morgan Cornett, Anna Fink, Dylan Hoskins, Madison Jeffries, Alec Jerger, Chelsea Payne, Bryce Thomas

Senior Members: Allison Brown, Adam Bundy, Jacob Cotter, Kyle Day, Dylan Hoskins, Alec Jerger, Hannah Jordan, Paige King, Stormi Mitchell, Tristan Moberly, Madison Moore, Ben Morgan, Charley Reed, Kaitlin Thompson, Hannah VanWinkle

End of the Year Performance/Rehearsal/Audition Schedule Jazz Band/Steel Band/Concert Band/Marching Band * Specific Itineraries will be posted each week!

Jazz Band

Rehearsals

  • Monday, May 4th 2:45-4:00
  • Tuesday, May 5th 2:45-4:00
  • Tuesday, May 12th 2:45-4:00
  • Friday, May 15th 6:00-7:00

Performances

  • Tuesday, May 5th – Middletown Women Teachers Dinner (7:15 p.m.)
  • Saturday, May 9th – Springfest (12:30 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, May 13th – High School Academic Awards (6:00 p.m.)
  • Saturday, May 16th – Jazz Dinner (6:00 p.m.)
  • Dress for all of these performances (excluding Springfest) is all black with red accents!

Steel Band

Rehearsals

  • Friday, May 8th (All STEEL BANDS) 2:45-4:15 p.m.

Performances

  • Thursday, May 7th – Dayton Dragon’s Game (5:30 p.m.)
  • Saturday, May 9th – Spring Fest and Elder Pan fest (11:00 a.m. & 7:00 p.m.)
  • Wednesday, May 13th – Middletown Atrium Hospital Performance (During School)
  • Saturday, June 20th – H.E.A.L. Performance @ Niederman Family Farm (12:00 p.m.)
  • Dress for all of these performances will be jeans and steel band shirts

Concert Band

  • Friday, May 8th Dress Rehearsal for Spring Concert (6:00-7:00 p.m.)
    • Due to the effects planned for this concert we need to have a brief dress rehearsal to make sure everything we will be attempting is going to work
  • Monday, May 11th – Spring Concert (High School Performance @ 8:00 p.m.)
  • Dress for the spring concert will be all black with NEON accents.
  • 7th Period Exam – Mandatory (Excluding Graduation Seniors) TBD
  • Friday, May 22nd – Graduation (7:00 p.m.)
  • Dress for graduation will be all black

2014 Marching Band Including Graduating Seniors!

  • Monday, May 25th – Memorial Day Parade (10:00 a.m.)
  • We will be in Summer Uniforms for the parade
  • We are the lead band and will have to play the Star Spangled Banner at Woodside Cemetery After the Parade

Field Commander Clinics/Auditions

  • Wednesday, May 6th – Field Commander Clinic (2:45-4:00)
  • Thursday, May 14th – Field Commander Auditions (3:00-5:00)

Drum-line Clinics/Auditions

  • Tuesday, May 19th – Drum-line Clinic (2:30-4:30)
  • Wednesday, May 20th – Drum-line Auditions
  • Thursday, May 21st – Drum-line Auditions
  • Audition materials will be distributed in advance of the clinic
  • This will include current 8th graders (Incoming freshmen)

2015 Marching Band Kick-off Rehearsals

  • Wednesday, May 27th – 2015 Marching Band Kick-off Rehearsal (5-9 p.m.)
  • Thursday, May 28th – 2015 Marching Band Kick-off Rehearsal (5-9 p.m.)
  • Friday, May 29th – 2015 Marching Band Kick-off Rehearsal (5-9 p.m.)
  • Band Camp Deposits will be due during these rehearsals

Thespian Troupe #4592 Meeting

There will be a Thespian Troupe #4592 meeting on May 6th at 2:45 p.m. in Miss Brannon’s room. All current Thespians and those being inducted this year should attend. We will finalize plans for the induction ceremony. If you cannot attend the meeting, see Miss Brannon or Mrs. Robertson ASAP!

Thespian Points Meetings April 23 & 24

If you are a currently inducted high school Thespian or a student in grades 9-12 who was in a play or musical this year, this announcement is for you!

We are trying to get accurate Thespian points recorded for all of the shows this year. Hannah Van Winkle, our clerk, would like to have a brief meeting to discuss what people have done to earn points this year.

We need to meet with any Juniors & Freshmen on Thursday, April 23 during their connect in Miss Brannon’s room and Sophomores & Seniors on Friday, April 24 during their connect.

Please write down any activities you have done this school year to earn points and bring it with you to the meeting. See Miss Brannon, Mrs. Robertson or Hannah with any questions.

 

 

Rafflemania: Friday April 17

Doors Open at 6:15 PM
Auction starts at 7:00 PM

Bid on a wide variety of products using raffle tickets. Tickets are $0.25 each.

SPECIAL ITEMS TO BE THROWN IN THROUGHOUT THE EVENING.
Split the Pot Raffle – tickets are sold $1.00 Each or 6 for $5.00.

Quarter Raffle features products from the following companies:

  • Stuff-A-Buddy (animals you stuff yourself)
  • Queen Bee (jewelry & exfoliating hand cream)
  • Pampered Chef
  • Gift Card Mann
  • Elegant Expressions (theme baskets & small appliances)
  • Mystery Boxes (gift cards $10-$25, Cash $10-$25, etc)
  • Toys & More (variety of toys for children of all ages and more)
  • Brenda’s Creations (theme baskets)
  • Lots of additional items donated to the band for this event.

Bring your friends and family and come have some fun! Bid on everything for around $40.00!

Snack bar available. Lots of FREE Door Prizes given away!

Proceeds benefit the Madison Mohawk Marching Band.

Thespian Troupe Officers

Congratulations to the Officers for Thespian Troupe #4592:

President: Alec Jerger

Vice-President: Charley Reed

Secretary: Maddy Jeffries

Historian: Kaitlin Thompson

Clerk: Hannah Van Winkle

Publicity Chair: Hannah Helton

Webmaster: Bryce Thomas

Community Service Leader: Brooke Solomito