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  1. 1. October 2009 Newsletter Page 1 of 5 Issue No. III October 2009 On Deck: "Dance and Shout" Calendar Oct. 7: Performing Arts College Fair, with ComPAny 2010 at the Betty A. Gray Building Oct. 8: Cheesecake pick-up, Earl Cobb Civic Center, Jennie T. Reece Theatre Loading Dock after 10:00AM Oct. 10: All-State Chorus Regional Andersen Theater. Oct. 15-17, Auditions, Woodland High School Oct 13: Orchestra Concert , Earl 7:30PM and Oct. 18 at 3:00PM. Reece Theatre Oct. 15 - 18: Dance and Shout Tickets available by calling (ComPAny 2010), Cobb Civic Center Oct. 17: Macy's Shop For a Cause Fundraiser (770) 819-2521, ext. 288. Oct. 19: Auditions, Three Sisters, Black Box 4:30 - 9:00 A Note From PAPA's President Oct. 20: Auditions, Winter Musicals, 4:30 - 9:00 Words cannot express how much PAPA and myself Oct. 22 - 25: College Visits; Dallas, TX appreciate the overwhelming response that we have and Oklahoma City, OK received from so many of you as we established the Byron Oct. 23: Pansies delivered, Poinsettia Relford Flood Relief Fund for our beloved friend of the PA sales begin program. Gene Rascle is organizing the donation of Oct. 24: Honor Choir, Spivey Hall household goods. If you would like more information, Oct. 26: Callbacks (Three Sisters; please contact Gene at grascle@gmail.com. Musicals) Oct. 27: Teacher of the Year Pep Thank you most kindly, Rally, ComPAny 2010 7:30 - 12:00 Corinne Slack Oct. 27: Vocal Concert, Earl Reece PAPA President Theatre, 7:30 Nov. 3: Student Holiday Nov. 4: Teacher of the Year Pep It's Almost Here! Rally, ComPAny 2010, Cobb Energy http://ui.constantcontact.com/visualeditor/visual_editor_preview.jsp?agent.uid=110274420... 10/6/2009
  2. 2. October 2009 Newsletter Page 2 of 5 Centre Don't Miss PAPA's€2009 Silent Auction Nov. 6: PAPA Silent Auction and Faculty Performance, The Strand and Faculty Performance! Theatre News Flash! Cheesecake Pick-up The cheesecake orders will be available for pickup on Thursday, October 8 after 10:00AM at the loading dock of the Earl Reece Theatre, Pebblebrook High School. Macy's Shop For A Cause Event is partnering with the Performing Arts Patrons Association (PAPA) to raise money for the Cobb County Center for Excellence in the Performing Arts (CCCEPA) of Pebblebrook High School. Shop For A Cause gives you the opportunity to give back to the community and to help CCCEPA by purchasing a Shopping Pass for $5 that can be used all day on Watch for your personal invitation to this October 17th at any spectacular event! Macy's store. CCCEPA gets to keep Friday, November 6th at the 100% of the proceeds for every pass sold. http://ui.constantcontact.com/visualeditor/visual_editor_preview.jsp?agent.uid=110274420... 10/6/2009
  3. 3. October 2009 Newsletter Page 3 of 5 The shopping pass entitles you to Strand Theatre on Marietta 20% off Regular, Sale and Clearance women's, men's and kids' apparel Square and accessories, fine and fashion jewelry, frames, bed & bath items, The evening begins at 7:30 with live music on the housewares, luggage and china as well as 10% off Regular, Sale and Strand rooftop, the opening of the silent auction, light Clearance furniture, mattresses and appetizers and a cash bar. Then at 9:00 take your area rugs, all electrics and electronics seat in the theatre as the PA faculty members (some exclusions and restrictions apply) showcase their talents with a performance highlighting their own specialty. Raffle drawings and a live auction Students from CCCEPA follow the entertainment. Finish off the evening with will be selling $5 more music on the rooftop, and a sumptuous selection Shopping Passes at of desserts as you make your final bids on the silent Macy's Cumberland Mall auction. On Saturday, October An evening for adults 21 and older. Tickets are also 17th between 11AM and on sale NOW through the Strand Theatre Box Office 3PM www.earlsmithstrand.org, and at the ComPAny show ** Join us for student Oct 15-17. performances at Macy's Volunteers still needed. Please contact Sandy Budow Cumberland Mall from at 404-543-8337 or finecooking@bellsouth.net. Noon-12:30pm What to bid on? Here is just a small sample of the and 1:30pm-2:00pm ** items so far... (complete list posted on the Please contact Teri www.cccepa.com website after October 15th) McClain at teri.mcclain@macys.com Dining gift certificates to Atkins Park, Maggiano's, Tijuana Joe's, CiCi's Pizza, Varasano's Pizza and Wine Bar, Medieval Times Dinner or 770-309-4000 if the Theatre and La Strada following applies: Arts related items such as Head Shot Package, phone consultation with talent agents, a week of Atlanta Workshop Players camp, a week You will not be able to of Broadway Dreams Camp, dance classes and monologue visit Macy's at coaching. Cumberland Mall Art items including original art by Claire Dunaway, a folk art window between these times with a "Beatles" theme, Janke handblown glass and an evening with and would like to the Mayor of Acworth and his wife at their art gallery for a private purchase a $5 Shopping reception. Pass in advance, Other unique items: a dessert party for 20, an evening with a beer You or your student are sommelier coupled with appropriate appetizers for 20 and a 4-piece able to fill ½ hour time band. slots to sell shopping Memorabilia including signed posters from the cast of High School passes at a special Musical 3, Miley Cyrus, cast of Wizards of Waverly Place, cast of designated PAPA table Camp Rock, Taylor Lauten (Twilight), and Jake Austin. at Macy's Cumberland Jewelry including handmade earrings, diamond earrings, diamond Mall. pendent, man's tank watch and silver necklace with matching You have any questions earrings. More items are needed and very welcomed. Please refer to the website for the donation letter and help us make this event an evening to http://ui.constantcontact.com/visualeditor/visual_editor_preview.jsp?agent.uid=110274420... 10/6/2009
  4. 4. October 2009 Newsletter Page 4 of 5 remember. We look forward to your presence at the auction and for your help in Celebrating the Arts! ** Fundraising Recap 2009 **€ No. Georgia State Fair Congratulations to the following Kudos and thanks to Pam and Terry Stookey along finalists from Pebblebrook: with Sue and Jim Mitchell for co-chairing this big Tami Gallagher (Outstanding endeavor!€We had over 100 CCCEPA parents and Technical Direction) Robert students volunteer over the 10 days of the Fair.€As Adams (Outstanding Instructor) this goes to print we are still tallying up what was and Nikki Kadri (Outstanding made for the General PAPA fund.€Thanks to everyone Actor). who donated food or products and volunteered their The Ovation Awards are time.€ sponsored by Cobb Arts Board and Friends of the Arts. Fall Plant Sale The awards will be presented Thanks to Gene Rascle for spearheading this on Monday, October 26, 2009 fundraiser dedicated to individual student accounts. at the Strand at 7:30 PM. Over $6,300 of bedding plants were sold and $2,100 Reserve your tickets by calling were put into individual student accounts.€Look for 770-528-8490. the Poinsettia sale in October/November and the Spring Bedding and Tomato Plants in the spring. Visit www.cccepa.com for more information. Cheesecake Sale This was a very successful individual account fundraiser.€Over $16K of cheesecakes and food were * Thank You Corner * sold and over $8,000 was put into individual student Thank you, thank you, thank accounts.€ you to the thirteen PAPA volunteers who braved Star Supporters changes in the weather during Over 63 families or individuals have become Star the five hours that we Supporters so far this year.€We have topped $12K in beautified the school grounds pursuit of our $16K goal.€Thank you to everyone who on Sat. Sept. 26th. Annie and has contributed.€We will continue to take tax Bob Barnes, Chandler deductible donations throughout the year.€ For more Converse, Kennedy Crandell information, click here. and Christina Oliver, Teri and Jeff McClain, Gil McVeigh, Jennifer and Tseleng Molton and Corinne and John Slack. Your Fundraising Dollars at Work We're so grateful for the PAPA fundraising monies thus far. You may well wonder where does the money go? Following is a recap of items purchased from€PAPA's general fund: http://ui.constantcontact.com/visualeditor/visual_editor_preview.jsp?agent.uid=110274420... 10/6/2009
  5. 5. October 2009 Newsletter Page 5 of 5 Accountant for the€2008-2009 audit Web maintenance and upkeep Dinner for 180 students€prior to€vocal concert Dinners for cast and crew for A Raisin in the Sun Upgrades of microphones (headsets) and other audio equipment Replacement of€blown speakers Advertisement in playbills at the Strand and the Cobb County Civic Center to help ensure our student performers have the packed houses they deserve! Forward email Email Marketing by This email was sent to michglazer@comcast.net by michglazer@comcast.net. Update Profile/Email Address | Instant removal with SafeUnsubscribe™ | Privacy Policy. cccepa | 991 Old Alabama Rd. | Mableton | GA | 30126 http://ui.constantcontact.com/visualeditor/visual_editor_preview.jsp?agent.uid=110274420... 10/6/2009