THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Theater lovers and aspiring stars of all ages auditioned to be a part of Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's upcoming Spring 2021 musical revue, "Adelphi Strong!" Returning and new members of Adelphi's Theater Arts Program couldn't wait to showcase their talent inside the John Lockwood Auditorium Theatre with hopes of securing a featured role in the show, which will feature live performances of inspirational songs from every era! Here are some highlights. Congratulations to all who auditioned!
WORDS OF WISDOM: Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn proudly pays homage to the late Theodor Seuss Geisel (better known as the one and only Dr. Seuss!), with these inspiring words of wisdom from the beloved children's author, who brought to life such iconic characters as the Cat in the Hat, the Grinch, and Horton the Elephant. Dr. Seuss, who was born on March 2nd, 1904, published more than 60 best-selling children's books in his lifetime, personifying the very quote we reflect upon today. Happy birthday, Dr. Seuss!
Attention Theater Lovers: The historic John Lockwood Auditorium Theatre is all set up to hold individual auditions for Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's upcoming Spring 2021 student, faculty and staff production of "Adelphi Strong!" — a full company musical revue featuring inspirational songs from every era! Safe, socially distant auditions will be held after school on Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021 and are open to all students in Grades 3-12. Theater Arts Director Ms. Nikki Fregara said she has a very "strong" feeling this is going to be Adelphi's best and most exciting production yet! Here she is striking a powerful pose outside the theatre doors!
Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's prestigious Student of the Month program continued in February with the announcement of the Academy's January 2021 "Students of the Month." Each of these fine Adelphians received special congratulations from Head of School Ms. Iphigenia Romanos, along with their individual awards and pins! Congratulations once again to Daniel (Lower School), Kenn (Middle School), Warren (Upper School), Bella (Scholar-Athlete) and Ella (Student-Artist) on this wonderful accomplishment. Keep up the great work, everyone!
THIS WEEK AT ADELPHI: Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn students collaborated on a very special House project to illustrate the diversity and unity that exists within the walls of Adelphi. This Story Quilt project, inspired by artist Faith Ringgold, involved students creating illustrations capturing their own unique interests, backgrounds and personalities, then combining them with those of their housemates to form a beautiful, colorful collage in the shape of a quilt. Here are some highlights. Stay tuned to see the final results!
WORDS OF WISDOM: Students at Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn have been celebrating Black History Month by engaging in special lessons and group projects devoted to African-American leaders, authors and scholars. As Adelphi concludes this month-long celebration, here are some powerful words of wisdom to reflect upon from the late Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.