Burbank and Burroughs High School advanced instrumental and vocal music students join professional studio musicians for an inspiring annual event to raise money for their music programs on Saturday, January 11.
Four of 13 elementary schools selected by the State Department of Education for Exemplary Arts Education Awards are located in the Burbank Unified School District; Superintendent Matt Hill attributes the success to the Burbank community's investment in the arts for students.
Band and choir students from Burbank and Burroughs High Schools gave an impromptu concert at the Burbank Town Center Mall to promote their upcoming collaborative Music Is Instrumental concert on January 11. The Burbank Police Department also collected toys for local needy children.
Burroughs High's annual holiday show will wow audiences for two more performances this weekend featuring the school's lauded dance, instrumental music and vocal music programs.
Every year, the Vocal Music, Instrumental Music and Dance Departments join forces to present three shows of holiday cheer. Only a few reserved tickets for 2019's "Once Upon A Holiday Spectacular" remain.
Students presented the musical, written by fifth-grade teacher Melissa Pamperin, and discovered what happened to a large amount of pencils that had gone missing from the school.
Providencia Orchestra Performs At ETM-LA Gala Honoring Cusumano Real Estate Group, Rickey Minor & Angela Woo
The elementary school string orchestra performed at the 14th annual fundraising gala which honored Cusumano Real Estate Group, educator Angela Woo and music producer and Emmy-winner Rickey Minor. Notable presenters included Anthony Anderson and Debbie Allen.
Students learned about the training and education needed for different jobs and got to see a police car, a S.W.A.T. vehicle, a backhoe and trash truck up close, while trying out some karate moves and more.
Threats at Burroughs have no substance and are not credible according to officials
John Burroughs High School Drama department presents three performances of the West End and Broadway hit "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, November 22, 23 and 24.
Threat made through fake Instagram BUSD account has since been removed with police investigating
Seniors at Burbank and John Burroughs High Schools were paired with local business, City and community leaders for an exchange of ideas and life experiences for the annual program Senior For A Day.