Arts & Music

Arts & Music

Drama – Spring Musical

Student auditions begin each fall for the Spring Musical. Rehearsals begin in October. Students are cast into a variety of roles. With help from moderators and volunteers, students design and build the set, learn lighting and sound, make costumes, and actually perform onstage. Interested students should sign up for auditions if they would like to perform, or indicate interest if they would like to work behind the scenes.

Past performances include Annie Jr. (2007), Alice and Wonderland Jr. (2008), Godspell Jr. (2009), Beauty & the Beast Jr. (2010), Aladdin Jr. (2011), Into the Woods Jr. (2012), The Little Mermaid Jr. (2013), The Wizard of Oz Jr (2014), Peter Pan Jr. (2015), Alice and Wonderland Jr. (2016), Willy Wonka Jr. (2017),  Mulan Jr. (2018), Mary Poppins, Jr. (2019), Godspell Jr. (2020), and Matilda Jr. (2022).

The 2022-2023 Spring Musical will be ANNIE JR. Show dates are

Friday, April 21 at 6 PM, and

Saturday, April 22 at 1 PM and 6 PM

Contact the following for more information:

Mrs. Amy Sewell at asewell@spndmd.org or Mr. Phil Lathroum at plathroum@spnmd.org

Drama Jr.

Drama Jr. actors will perfomr a variety of skits, poems, short stories, etc.  Actors will focus on speaking in front of others, becoming different characters, working on the stage, memorizing lines, and just having fun!  Drama Jr. is for students in Kindergarten through 3rd grade.  Meetings are Monday 3-4:30pm October-January.  Spots fill up quickly for this club!  

Ms. Amy Sewell at asewell@spndmd.org 

Music

SPN School Chorus

A year-round club, Chorus is open to students in grades 5-8. Students are divided into Sopranos and Altos, and also learn two and three-part harmonies. They meet on Mondays from 3:00 – 4:30 pm. Students perform at school masses, featured in the annual Christmas Program, and participate in Linthicum Community events such as the Fair and the annual Christmas Tree Lighting.

Contact is Mr. Phil Lathroum at plathroum@spnmd.org

SPN School Instrumental Music Program

Instrumental Music for America is an “On School Time” educational teaching program designed to give young students in grades 4-8 the best possible opportunity to learn to play a band instrument.

The program employs only those highly-qualified teachers who have earned college degrees in the field of instrumental music. This program operates as follows:

Students will receive one class lesson per week in groups of like instruments. These lessons will be 30 minutes long.  All students in Advanced Band are required to participate in the weekly scheduled after-school band practice. The payments for these lessons are billed directly to the home. Students, when enrolling, may obtain an instrument through the program’s rental plan. After school band classes will be held for Advanced Band members.

2021 School Band Flyer

Contact Trey Pope at 775-440-0325 or email at treycpope@gmail.com for more information!

Please click on the following link for registration information:

https://sites.google.com/view/band-at-st-philip-neri/home

Talent Show

Open to all SPN students!  A yearly event where students show off their talents!  The 8th Grade students are featured in this production. Show date is MAY 18, 2023.

Contacts are:

Ms. Amy Sewell at asewell@spnmd.org

Mrs. Luz Morales at lmorales@spnmd.org