Hosts needed, Denmark band students

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The Arcadia Music Club would like to ask your family to consider hosting students from Denmark the evenings of December 26 - December 30 as they prepare to march in the Rose Parade. This is an amazing opportunity to spend time with students from Europe. It is also a great opportunity to support the Pasadena Tournament of Roses Parade- a parade with which we have a long history. The Helsingor Pigegarde Marching Band consists of about 60 female … [Read more...]

AHS Orchesis Dance Show Dec. 18

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Get your tickets now for an amazing dance show by Arcadia High School students from Orchesis, and Intermediate and Beginning Dance classes, as well as professional dance groups from all over Southern California at the spectacular Arcadia Performing Arts Center Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014. Tickets only $10 in advance and 50% is donated to Free Arts for Abused Children. Buy tickets here to AHS Orchesis Charity Dance Show. … [Read more...]

Festival of Bands

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The biggest annual high school marching band competition in Southern California returns to Arcadia Saturday, Nov. 15. See details below... … [Read more...]

50% VIP price for AHS play

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Once again Arcadia's Best readers may get a 50% discount on the purchase of VIP tickets to the upcoming Arcadia Stage high school student production of "Alice in Wonderland" Nov. 20-22 at the new Performing Arts Center. There are still a limited number of VIP tickets remaining but they are nearly sold out for the final performance at 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. So hurry to get your $30 VIP tickets for only $15 courtesy of Arcadia's Best and enjoy … [Read more...]

AHS play Nov 20-22: Alice Wonderland

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Arcadia High School is presenting its annual fall production at the Performing Arts Center Nov. 20-22. See details on flier and text summary below... For its fall play November 20-22, 2014, Arcadia Stage is proud to present a magical, modern-day version of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland, based on Eva Le Gallienne's and Florida Friebus' co-adaptation for Broadway. In this classic story, Alice ventures through a strange and curious … [Read more...]

AHS theater season pass: Alice Nov. 20-22

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Arcadia High School Season Pass VIP tickets are on sale at discounted rates through Nov. 19 for the 2014-15 Arcadia High School theatre department performances (Arcadia Stage) in the Arcadia Performing Arts Center. For its fall play November 20-22, 2014. Arcadia Stage is proud to present a magical, modern-day version of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland, based on Eva Le Gallienne's and Florida Friebus' co-adaptation for Broadway. In this … [Read more...]

Kindergarten to principal; 4 principals hired

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With the retirement of Arcadia School District Superintendent Dr. Joel Shawn, a series of personnel moves, including the promotion of First Avenue Middle School principal Jeff Wilson to Assistant Superintendent of Educational Services for the District, created some openings that have resulted in four new school principals being announced. One of them, Lauren Leahy, returns to be principal of the Hugo Reid Elementary School she once attended as a … [Read more...]