As a teacher, I have a global interest in youth and education. This is a great example of what’s happening in Australia. I wish I could have been there!
As I mentioned in my previous post, our daughter performed with her school choir at School Spectacular last weekend. As most of you live overseas, I thought I’d give you a brief introduction to “School Spec”…the extravaganza of a lifetime!
The Marching Band Performing Outside.
Held at the Sydney Entertainment Centre, the 2015 Schools Spectacular involved 3,600 performers from more than 400 public schools. Fifty-one featured artists were joined by 2,000 dancers and a 1500-voice choir. You can just imagine how that all looked under lights!
The 2015 theme—This is our World—reflected the dreams and hopes of young people through the medium of music and dance.
The Schools Spectacular is a real melting pot involving students of varying ages, cultures, skills and socio-economic backgrounds, hailing from country, metropolitan and isolated regions of NSW.
Our daughter performed with the Combined Choir, under Choral Director Ian Jefferson. They accompanied featured…
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