May 2nd marked the 5th annual TCPS Arts Night. The high school cast and crew outdid themselves yet again with Tiger Paw Theatre Productions’ performance of Little Women written by Louisa May Alcott. Congratulations to the cast: Hasan A., Stephen A., Sydnie C., Maggie F., Angie I., Janine L., Tshego M., Jaden P., Christie T., Chloe V. and Ryan V.
The students and staff put in numerous rehearsal hours to ensure another wonderful production. Special thanks to Ms. Simon for preparing the script, Mr. Friedman, Mr. Wijeyesekera, Ms. McDonald and the Art Club for creating the backdrops and the backstage crew: Caitlyn B., Manpreet C., Imaan M., Sneh P., Kerry T., and Garrick W.
The evening’s festivities also included an impressive art display showcasing the artistic talents of the high school students and the Senior Band played a selection of songs during the intermission. The STRIVE Club held a fundraiser selling doughnuts, water and soft drinks during the matinee. During the evening performance they held a raffle draw with all kinds of great prizes including gift baskets, Toronto Raptors merchandise and gift cards.
The annual Arts Night is the culmination of many hours of work by dedicated TCPS students and staff. Thank you to all students and staff for their efforts in making the evening an overwhelming success. It was a pleasure to have TCPS alumni in attendance at this year’s Arts Night. Thank you to all students and the play directors for their efforts making this year’s production a great success!