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YPC Series 2022/23 – Divs 1 to 8 and 10 & 11 – 2nd date now set for January 17

2nd YPC show now set for January 17, 2023.  The anticipated bus departure time from Seaforth is 10:15a.m.     D.O. Gibson’s show “Black Canadian 365”    


Dear Parents/Guardians:  The Burnaby School District once again will offer concerts that showcase a variety of forms of cultural expression.  This season marks the 55th year that the Burnaby School District has sponsored a Young People’s Concert Series to provide additional opportunity for the District’s elementary school students to access a wide variety of performing arts presentations. Performances will take place in the Michael J. Fox Theatre at Burnaby South Secondary School.  Fee includes school bus transportation to and from the performances.

Divisions 1 to 8 and 10 & 11 will participate.  Permissions form will be sent home with student Nov 1 and should be returned to the classroom teacher by November 10.   Click here:  Payment on SchoolCash is due November 10.   The 2022-2023 Series will include the following artists:

TapCo –  Seaforth date set:   November 24, 2022   Bus Departure from Seaforth: 9:45 a.m. 
The future of a beloved art form is in the safe hands and award-winning feet of local youth. TapCo is a Youth Tap Ensemble (YTE) that stages show-stopping performances and in-demand classes to hundreds of enthusiastic young people every year at schools, Children’s Festivals and other venues. TapCo has performed to over 100,000 youth in elementary schools across the Lower Mainland and B.C, offering young audiences diverse dance exposure and a taste of the rich history of the art form of Tap Dance.