Important Dates

2015-2016 Performing Arts Department Calendar --- TENTATIVE!

July 20-July 30 -Band Camp
August ??? --- Drama Club Improv and Games Night / Drama Boosters meeting
August ?? --- South High Open House, 7:00 pm

September 24, 25, 26 -School Play, 7:00 pm
September 26 --- Smoky Hill Museum Street Fair

October 3 --- Valley Center Marching Contest
October 6 --- Kaleidoscope (Vocal Concert), 7:00 pm
October 8 --- Orchestra Concert, 7:00 pm
October 24 --- Central States Marching Contest

November 7 --- District Music Auditions
November 12, 14 --- School Play, 7:00 pm

December 1 --- Band Concert, 7:00 pm
December 3 --- Elementary Orchestra, 6:30 pm
December 5 --- District Music Concert
December 6 --- "Christmas by Candlelight" at KWU, 3:00 pm and 7:30 pm (New Dawn usually sings at 3:00 pm)
December 10 --- Christmas Assembly - ELO
December 10 --- Orchestra Concert, 7:00 pm
December 14 --- SMS Band, 7:00 pm
December 15 --- Vocal Concert, 7:00 pm

January 7, 8, 9--- Kansas State Thespian Conference (Hyatt / Century II -Wichita)
January 9 --- KMEA auditions

February 18, 19, 20 --- School Musical, 7:00 pm
February 22 --- SMS Band, 7:00 pm
February 25- 27 --- KMEA
February 29 --- Late Winter Band Concert, 7:00 pm

March 1 --- Vocal Concert, 7:00 pm
March 3 --- Orchestra Concert, 7:00 pm
March 8 --- Salina Choral Festival (at the Stiefel)
March ?? --- SMS Orchestra, 7:00 pm
March 29 --- Spring Band Concert, 7:00 pm
March 31 & April 1 --- One-Act Plays, 7:00 pm

April 2 --- Prom
April 5 --- Night of Jazz, 7:00 pm
April 9 --- Regional Music -Solo / Small Ensemble
April 14 --- State Music -Large Groups
April 22 --- Wichita Jazz Festival
April 21, 22, 23 --- School Play, 7:00 pm
April 23 --- State Music -Solo / Small Ensemble
April 26 --- Combined Elementary Band Concert 6:00 pm
April 28 --- Elementary Orch, 6:30 pm
April ??? --- SMS Orch, 7:00 pm

May 3 --- S.T.A.R. Night (Drama Awards Night), 7:00 pm
May 5 --- Spring Orchestra Concert, 7:00 pm
May 9 --- Band Pops Concert, 5:30 pm
May 10 --- Band Awards Banquet, 5:30 pm
May 17 --- Vocal Concert, 7:00-ish pm
May 19 --- New Dawn 2016 Concert, 7:00 pm