Creative Opportunities for StudentsStudent iconic rendering of life in the 1940's
Visual Arts, Musical Arts, Dance Arts and Theatre Arts students audition, perform, design and produce Mainstage and Studio Productions, Musicals, Dinner Theatre, Dance Productions and Talent Shows. They also create original music compositions, original choreography, original plays and original 2D and 3D art work. Additionally, students engaged in Arts Education develop and direct Public Service Announcements for viewing on local TV access channels and for in-school broadcasts.
Local competitions are available to Visual Art students such as the annual U.S Congressional 9-12 Art Competition, the 7-12 Scholastic Art Competition, the M.L. Blount Memorial 9-12 Art Competition, Unnatural Resources Fair, Pitt County Fair, Superintendent Holiday Card Competition, City of Greenville Inclusive Community Design Competition and Fair Housing Poster Competition, ECU Youth Arts Festival Poster Design Contest and PTA Reflections.
Exhibit opportunities include the Annual Greenville Museum of Art K-12 Exhibit, Youth Art Expressions K-12 Project at the Greenville Mall, Ayden Collard Festival, Shad Festival, and ECU Youth Arts Festival. Business venues throughout the county often request to exhibit student artwork as well.
Band, Orchestra and Chorus students can audition and perform in All-County Honors Orchestras, Bands and Chorus, All-District and All-State Bands, Orchestras and Chorus.
Select Pitt County schools have been enriched through grant funding from the Pitt County Arts Council at Emerge, the Greenville Museum of Art and the ECU Schools of Music, Art & Design, Theatre and Dance. Some outreach initiatives include the Four Season’s Chamber Music Festival, ECU Storybook Theatre and selected master classes from the ECU-SRAPAS performing arts series.