FLINT — Nearly 300 students, ranging in age from 5 to 18, will perform in the Flint School of Performing Arts’ Annual Showcase Concert at 3 p.m., May 1, at The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley St.
This performance is a great opportunity for families with children to see student performers in action. The Showcase Concert features FSPA student musicians and dancers in the following ensembles:
Flint Youth Symphony Orchestra
Flint Youth Wind Ensemble
Flint Youth String Orchestra
Flint Youth Philharmonia
FSPA string classes
Flint Festival Youth Chorus
Flint Youth Ballet
Youth Dance Ensemble
Children’s Performance Workshop
New Horizons Band
The FSPA Jazz Ensemble will perform in the lobby prior to the concert. The exciting finale includes 250 musicians on stage together performing Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.
Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. They are available online or at The Whiting Ticket Center at 810-237- 7333 or 888-8CENTER. — G.G.