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Welcome to the Arvada West High School Performing Arts! 

The Arvada West High School Performing Arts department includes vocal music, instrumental music, and theatre arts! We strive to create intense, quality learning and performance opportunities for all performing arts students, in an atmosphere of authentic experience and creative collaboration. 

Beauty and the Beast

: March 1st, 2nd, 3rd
, and 4th @ 7pm

Tickets available @ Tickets go on sale FEBRUARY 1st!

Upcoming Events
  • Spring Musical: Beauty and the Beast: March 1st, 2nd, 3rd & 4th @ 7:00 pm. Tickets at 
  • Vocal Showcase Send-off Concert: Tuesday, March 7th, 7:30 pm, @ Augustana Lutheran Church (5000 E Alameda)
  • March 9th &10th: Vocal Showcase performs at National ACDA conference in Minneapolis
  • Band and Jazz Spring concert: March 14th, 7:00 pm. 
  • Orchestra Spring Concert: March 16th, 7:00 pm
  • Spring Choir Concerts: March 15th and 21st, 7:00 pm
  • Band and Orchestra Seattle Send-off Concert: March 22nd 7pm

Performing Arts Staff
Chris Maunu, Vocal Music 

Craig Melhorn, Instrumental Music, Department Manager
Esther Terpenning, Vocal and Instrumental Music, Rock History

Lindsey Welsh,Theatre, Acting, Stagecraft

AWest Performing Arts Calendar