May 9, 2013 7:15 AM by Scott Brazda
2013 Student Arts Expo
Increasing Public Knowledge and Appreciation of the Arts
Lafayette, LA - Join us at the 2013 Student Arts Expo, Saturday, May 11, 2013 from 2:00 - 8:00 p.m. This annual event is designed to increase public knowledge and appreciation of the arts with nearly 100 performances and visual arts exhibits representing every school in the Lafayette Parish School District from students of preK - 12th grades.
The 2013 Student Arts Expo includes both performance and visual arts. Performances will be held at the Parc Sans Souci, Theatre 810, Carpe Diem, Chase Bank Tower and the AcA's James D. Moncus Theater. Performances include poetry readings, dance, theater and music performed by LPSS students. Visual arts exhibits are displayed at 20 locations throughout downtown Lafayette at participating businesses.
The Student Arts Expo is presented by Lafayette Parish School System and Acadiana Center for the Arts, with support from Downtown Lafayette and Lafayette Consolidated Government.
Parc Putnam: 10:00-1:00 ChalkWalk: Artwork created in chalk by students
1:00-8:00 Public Participation in ChalkWalk
Acadiana Center for the Arts' James D. Moncus Theater:
2:00-2:30 Opening Ceremonies w/performance by Broussard Middle Band & Chorus
2:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Student Arts Expo, various downtown locations
Maps of exhibit and performance spaces will be at AcadianaCenterfortheArts.org, lpssarts.com and lpssonline.com.
* This event is FREE & open to the public!