Celebrate the 2012 Rising Star Awards & Exhibition!

Rising Star Awards PCA is proud to honor seventeen area high school juniors and seniors with the 2012 Arthur C. Greene Rising Star Youth Incentive Award. This award recognizes students from eight area high schools, who were nominated by their teachers for excellence in visual and performing arts.

The 2012 Rising Star Celebration will be held at CitySpace (100 5th Street NE) on Friday, October 5 from 5:00-7:00pm and will include an awards ceremony and student performances, as well as a First Fridays opening reception for the month-long Rising Stars Exhibition in the CitySpace Gallery.

This event is FREE and open to the public.

The 2012 Rising Star Award recipients are:
Rachel Baltes, The Covenant School; Emma Drummond, Monticello High School; Kate Duggan, Albemarle High School; Kevin Eichenberger, Monticello High School; Tiffanie Frazier, The Covenant School; Emily Kate Gillispie, Renaissance School; Linda Hexter, Western Albemarle High School; Miranda Landers, Monticello High School; Angela Li, Western Albemarle High School; Evan Moore-Coll, St. Anne’s-Belfield School; Georgia Proutt, Monticello High School; Courtney Sanders, St. Anne’s-Belfield School; Isabelle Schoppa, Charlottesville High School; Kate Seidel, Charlottesville High School; Leia Squillace, Charlottesville High School; Hannah ThomasClarke, Western Albemarle High School; Josh Tucker, Tandem Friends School.

The exhibition will be on display through October 31. For more details, email education@charlottesvillearts.org.

PCA thanks Whitley/Service Roofing & Sheet Metal Company and Virginia National Bank for their generous sponsorship of the Rising Star Awards Celebration & Exhibition Opening, as well as the Virginia Commission for the Arts for their ongoing support.

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