Arts Spotlights

Thank you to Beard Equipment Co.,
Encore Rehabilitation Inc., and Iberia Bank
for your support of UMS-Wright arts programs.



Auditions for Shrek, Jr.

MS Drama Director Mr. Miller and MS Choral Director Mrs. McCormick announce auditions

for the fall MS musical, Shrek, Jr. 

Auditions will be held Wednesday, May 8 and Thursday, May 9 from 3-4 p.m.

All students who audition must bring a signed audition form linked here.

For questions, please contact: 

 Director Bobby Miller at, or Music Director Michelle McCormick at






Registration forms are posted below.  For information, contact Laura Roberts ->

US ~ Landscape painting with Pier Hardin; Maya Culture with Mirella Chavez and Laura Roberts; Vocal Audition Techniques with Cindi Reedy

MS ~ Choir Camp with Michelle McCormick; Photo Camp (5th gr) with Catherine Helmsing; Vocal Workshops with Cindi Reedy

LS ~ Bullpup Band with Melissa Jokerst; Photo Camp with Cathering Helmsing; Vocal Workshop with Cindi Reedy; Rhythm Camp with Jennifer Smith



Kudos and congrats


Congratulations to the Middle School Drama Club
for their outstanding performance at the Alabama Youth Theatre Festival
held in Montgomery on March 30.

Killian Delaney (5th grade) won 3rd place in solo musical.
Ryan Walton (8th grade) and Ridge Tanner (7th grade) won 3rd place in Duet Acting.
Cate Courtney (8th grade) and Olivia Rocconi (6th grade) won 2nd place in Duet Acting.

Kudos to Middle School Drama Director Ms. Diane Maisel also!


Congratulations to UMS-Wright Symphonic Ensemble and Director Mrs. Melissa Jokerst

who garnered ALL SUPERIOR ratings in the

Alabama Bandmasters' Association 2019 Music Performance State Assessment.   


Join us in congratulating Mrs. McCormick and the Wright Singers,

including the Wrightorians (female ensemble), the Cadets (male ensemble), and the Upper School Chorale

for earning ALL SUPERIOR ratings at the AMA 2019 Music Performance State Assessment! 




The Mind's Eye






2018-2019  Season


Peter Pan - Middle School Drama Club September 8 - 2p & 6p
4th grade play September 14
Addams Family - Upper School Theatre Guild October 18-20 
Wright Revue November 14
"We Give Thanks"  (K5) November 16
Band & Chorus Holiday Concert  December 10
3rd grade holiday show  December 14
Lower School Chorus Holiday Concert December 18
James and the Giant Peach (Middle School Drama Club) January 31-February 2
Arts Hall of Fame  February 6
2nd grade play February 15
1st grade play March 1
A Midsummer Night's Dream - Upper School Theatre Guild    March 28-30
Wright Players Spring Showcase  April 17
Lower School Chorus Spring Concert April 24
Chorus Spring Concert April 25
Band Spring Concert April 28


Mrs. Laura Roberts
Arts Director
Arts Center Manager




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