NJDOE News

GOVERNOR’S AWARDS IN ARTS EDUCATION
MAY 21, 2008

PROGRAM

PRELUDE Visual Arts Presentation
   
WELCOME Dale Schmid, Visual and Performing Arts Coordinator
New Jersey Department of Education
   
OVERTURE
   
NATIONAL ANTHEM The Premiers (vocalists), Paramus High School, under the direction of Stevie Rawlings
   
WELCOME Lucille Davy, Commissioner of Education
   
PERFORMANCE Peter Kendall (comedy monolog), Wayne Valley High School, A Midsummer Night’s Dream by William Shakespeare
   
PERFORMANCE Caitlyn Casson (dancer), Gloucester County Institute of Technology/Academy of Performing Arts, Bulletproof Weeks
   
PERFORMANCE Michael Rodriguez (humorous interpretation), Arts High School (Newark)
   
REMARKS Frank Mazzeo, Chair of Arts Education Committee, New Jersey State Council on the Arts
   
PERFORMANCE Wade Graham (piano), Creative Arts High School (Camden), Nocturne by Chopin
   
PERFORMANCE Glenn Parker and Elizabeth Hunter (dramatic pair), Pinelands Regional High School, Rabbit Hole by David Lindsay-Abare
   
REMARKS Ronald Butcher, President, State Board of Education
   
PERFORMANCE Julia Gebhardt (vocalist), Ramapo High School
   
PRESENTATION OF LEADERS IN ARTS EDUCATION AWARDS
   
PERFORMANCE Corey Camperchioli (dramatic interpretation), Bridgewater-Raritan High School, I am my own Wife by Doug Wright
   
PRESENTATION OF STUDENT AWARDS
   
PERFORMANCE Lara Friedman (dancer), JP Stevens High School (Edison), Storm by Lifehouse
   
PERFORMANCE William Mayer (vocalist), Northern Highlands Regional High School, “Non piu andrai” from The Marriage of Figaro by W.A. Mozart
   
CLOSING Dale Schmid, Visual and Performing Arts Coordinator
New Jersey Department of Education