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June 2020 Newsletter

Photograph by Jonathan Capuchino If there is anything that could have made us all more grateful for our schools, for our teachers, and for creativity it has certainly been this global pandemic.As our school year comes to an end, we have so much to reflect on and truly be proud of as we have successfully...
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FWAFA Senior Announced as Best Male Actor in a Play at 2020 Betty Lynn Buckley Awards

May 22, 2020 FORT WORTH, TX – A huge honor, David Postlewate was announced Best Male Actor in a Play in last night’s Betty Lynn Buckley Awards for his role as Eugene in “Brighton Beach Memoirs.” Named after Fort Worth’s own Tony® Award-winning Best Actress, Fort Worth Independent School District and Casa Mañana alumna Betty...
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May

TCAA LAUNCHES THIRD CONSERVATORY

New after–school program, Texas Music Conservatory builds on the legacy of Texas Boys Choir.  May 8, 2020  FORT WORTH, Texas – Texas Center for Arts + Academics (TCAA) launches Its newest after-school program, Texas Music Conservatory, after successful launches of Texas Dance Conservatory and Texas Art Conservatory. Offering ensemble and private music lessons, Texas Music Conservatory brings professional training to developing musicians in grades K-12. During each year-long, after-school...
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04
May

May 2020 Newsletter

You’re invited! This Tuesday, May 5th beginning at 4pm, we will be hosting a FREE virtual event called Artsathon Live! We wanted to create a way for our community to perform together even though, for now, we must remain apart. This event will coincide with North Texas Giving Tuesday: Now, and we’ll be giving shoutouts to all donors and...
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15
Apr

TCAA Announces Virtual Spring Fundraising Event

As part of North Texas Giving Tuesday: NOW, Texas Center for Arts + Academics will livestream Artsathon Live! – a variety style-showcase featuring students, faculty, parents, and alumni on May 5th. Texas Center for Arts + Academics (TCAA) will host a FREE event called TCAA Artsathon Live! on May 5th, 2020. The organization wanted to create a way for...
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10
Apr

During a National Pandemic, Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts Students Use Popular Video Game to Recreate School

FORT WORTH, TX – The spread of COVID-19 has changed what the Spring semester looks like for students across the nation. Concerned for the senior class, who may never get to return to Fort Worth Academy of Fine Arts (FWAFA) as students again, a group of 10th grade boys wanted to create a special tribute...
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01
Apr

Summer Camp is Still On!

Summer 2020 Participants, During this time of the COVID-19 outbreak we hope that you and your family are well. Please know that the health and safety of our students and faculty will always be our top priority. We are continuing to monitor everything that is happening as well as listening to all guidance provided by...
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01
Apr

April 2020 Newsletter

We hope that during this time of uncertainty you feel you can rely on us to help lift your spirits and provide you with helpful resources for your children. Our faculty and administrative staff are working tirelessly to keep the lines of communication open and to meet the needs of our families during this crisis....
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COVID-19 Update, March 25, 2020
19
Mar

COVID-19 UPDATE

Schools closed through April 3rd along with all extracurricular activities, including our conservatory classes. FORT WORTH, TX, March 19, 2020 – Today during a noon press conference, Governor Greg Abbott announced a Public Health Disaster in Texas due to COVID-19 – the first of its kind in the state since 1901. As part of the...
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Spring Event, The Gold Standard, Canceled
16
Mar

TCAA Postpones Spring Fundraising Event

FORT WORTH, TX, March 16, 2020 – Considering recent events related to the spread of COVID-19, and under the direction of CDC guidelines, we are postponing our Spring Event, The Gold Standard, to a later date. We promise to keep you informed as we move forward and are thankful for your understanding. All tickets that have been purchased will be refunded in the coming days....
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COVID-19 Update, March 25, 2020
13
Mar

COVID-19 UPDATE

Spring Break extended through March 27 FORT WORTH, TX, March 13,2020 – A number of public school districts in north Texas are announcing a two-week closure to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. After collaborating with state and county health officials and other education leaders this morning, TCAA, FWAFA, & TeSA will be closed March 16-27, along...
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