Arts & Entertainment

First-ever Mega Musicpalooza May 16 at Madison High School

acd5134a861a0d4f8487_mma.jpg
acd5134a861a0d4f8487_mma.jpg

MADISON, NJ - Madison Music & Arts (formerly the Madison Music Association) is pleased to announce Mega Musicpalooza, a free music and art festival in conjunction with the Department of Visual and Performing Arts of the Madison School District, on May 16, from 12p.m. to 4p.m. 

The festival will take place on the grounds of Madison High School, and feature performances by students in grades 4 – 12 on two separate stages. 

Every large performing ensemble in the district, Band, Chorus and Orchestra will be participating. Madison’s own Jerry Vezza will serve as emcee. 

Sign Up for E-News

The public is encouraged to bring blankets and picnics to enjoy on the front lawn of the high school that afternoon.  

The event will end with an original work performed by the combined district bands, orchestras, and choruses.  This work was commissioned specifically for the event through the generosity of the Madison Education Foundation.   

In addition to the performances, there will also be other attractions for guests to enjoy including food concessions, arts and crafts and face painting.  Proceeds from the concessions and arts activities will benefit district arts programs.

Families are encouraged to walk when possible, as 700 students will be performing at this district-wide event.

For more information contact Helen Raymaker, Madison Music & Arts (helenr206@optonline.net/847-226-2967)

www.madisonpublicschools.org/mma

 

TAP Into Another Town's News:

You May Also Be Interested In

Sign Up for E-News

Madison

Catherine Foucher Joins the Madison Area YMCA Board of Directors

May 24, 2018

The Madison Area YMCA is pleased to announce that Catherine Foucher, a member of the Madison Area YMCA since 2006, has joined its Board of Directors, effective May 9.

 

“We are delighted to welcome Catherine to the Board,” said Madison Area YMCA President & CEO Diane Mann. “We look forward to working with Catherine and are confident that she will enhance the ...

SURVIVING A STROKE: Quick Medical Response Gives Mom Her Life Back

Carotid artery dissection. It’s one of the most common causes of stroke in younger adults.

And while you might not associate the word “stroke” with younger patients, the condition – if not treated immediately – could lead to paralysis and even death.

Lindsey Singh can attest to the importance of immediacy. The 31-year-old mother of two from Flanders experienced ...

Vehicular Homicide Charges for Driver of Paramus School Bus

May 24, 2018

MORRISTOWN, NJ - The driver of a school bus involved in a crash on Route 80 last week that killed two people faces two counts of second-degree vehicular homicide/death by auto, local and state authorities announced Thursday morning.

The driver, Hudy Muldrow, 77, of Woodland Park, attempted to make an illegal U-Turn on the highway in an attempt to find his way to Waterloo Village, the ...

AtlantiCast

AtlantiCast: Episode 15

On this week’s AtlantiCast, learn some important tips for controlling and avoiding diabetes from an Atlantic Health System expert, see how Atlantic Health is advancing cutting-edge research, hear what’s being done to keep health care environmentally friendly and much more!