The Santa Rosa High School ArtQuest program is hosting its 20th annual fall showcase on Oct. 10. The event is free and the public is invited. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium with welcoming presentations and the “ArtQuest Back to School Fashion Revue.” From 7:40 p.m. to 8:40 p.m. there will be specialty curricular presentations made at various locations on campus. The ArtQuest student shadow program runs from Oct. 16 through Dec. 6 by appointment only. For… Read More »
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Santa Rosa High School is now offering opportunities to shadow ArtQuest students for a day. Students who are interested in joining the arts-focused magnet program are encouraged to shadow an active student for a day. If interested, call the ArtQuest office at 535-4842.
A video production team Analy High School was given the equivalent of an Emmy award when it was awarded the “Pillar of Excellence” from the Northern California chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences. A team from Santa Rosa High’s ArtQuest program earned an “Award of Excellence” in the same competition which included entrants from Northern California, Nevada and Hawaii. The Analy High team won for “Phat Brahms,” a “Flying Pepper” music video produced by seniors Max… Read More »
Friends of ArtQuest is hosting a Mardi Gras Ball fundraiser next month to support the program at Santa Rosa High School. Tickets include Cajun-styled dinner, wine, a silent and live auction, and music by Gatorbeat. The event is from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Feb. 2 at the Friedman Event Center in Santa Rosa. Tickets are $65 a piece and can be purchased via www.artquestmardigrasball.com Friends of ArtQuest is a nonprofit parent and community organization.
Santa Rosa High School will host an ArtQuest information night from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday. The meeting will be held in the multipurpose room in the main building of the campus at 1235 Mendocino Ave. Leaders will go over the application process and a faculty/counselor panel will be on hand to answer questions. The program’s eight specialty programs include dance, digital arts, instrumental music, photography, theater arts, video arts, visual fine arts and vocal music. Applications are available… Read More »
REMINDER: Santa Rosa High School is hosting an ArtQuest Fall Showcase on Thursday Oct. 4 at 6:30 p.m. A “How to be an ArtQuest Kid” fashion revue will be staged. The event is held to show visitors different aspects of the program and the eight specialty disciplines: dance, digital arts, instrumental music, photography, theater arts, video arts, vocal music and visual fine arts. For more information call 535-4842. In other ArtQuest news, interested students can now schedule appointments to shadow… Read More »
Santa Rosa High School is hosting an ArtQuest Fall Showcase on Thursday Oct. 4 at 6:30 p.m. A “How to be an ArtQuest Kid” fashion revue will be staged. The event is held to show visitors different aspects of the program and the eight specialty disciplines: dance, digital arts, instrumental music, photography, theater arts, video arts, vocal music and visual fine arts. For more information call 535-4842. In other ArtQuest news, interested students can now schedule appointments to shadow current… Read More »
Santa Rosa High’s recently graduated Nick Chuba won a $10,000 scholarship from the “Beach Blanket Babylon Scholarship for the Arts,” according to school officials. Chuba, an ArtQuest student, won in the acting category. He and fellow Panther Kelsey Tarantino were two of the nine seniors from the Bay Area who were finalists in the competition. The pair performed June 4 at Club Fugazi in San Francisco.
More than 90 Santa Rosa High School ArtQuest visual fine arts students spent Monday on the campus at Santa Rosa Charter School for the Arts for a collaborative mural-making and painting session. Guest artist Hiep Nguyen worked with both high school students and Arts Charter students on the project which began with prep work Sunday, according to Arts Charter Principal Elizabeth Evans.… Read More »
Backers of Santa Rosa High’s musical theater program sent these shots over to ExtraCredit with a reminder that only three performances remain for the school’s staging of “The Producers.” Remaining shows are Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Shows on Friday and Saturday are at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday’s show is a 2 p.m. matinee. Tickets are $10 general admission and $7 for seniors and students. All performances are held in the school’s auditorium on the campus at 1235 Mendocino Ave.