Do you love the spotlight? Do you love to sing, act and dance? Then this program is for you. Each participant gets to star in a musical theatre production and at the end of the year, perform in front of an audience at Semiahmoo House in May. Note-by-Note Music Therapy facilitate this program with the help of Rec and Leisure support workers. Past productions included "Pirates of the Penninsula", "Into the Woods" and "Wax".
We will, we will ROCK YOU! Do you love to play and listen to music? Then come rock out in our Rec Rockers Band! This program is uniquely adapted to each person's interests and skills and no experience is necessary! Participants learn to sing and play instruments. Before the Winter holidays and in May the band puts on a performance at Semiahmoo House. Music Therapist Katherine Graff facilitates this program along with the assistance of Rec and Leisure support workers.
Do you love acting? Then come and join Rec and Leisure's very own theatre group, The Semi Famous Players! Each year participants work on a brand new production; participants have fun, work on their acting skills and learn team work! At the end of the year, this amazing theatre production is performed at Semiahmoo House in May. Past productions included "In Person with Wink Edwards", "Jimmy Down the Well", and "Confused!"
Taught be Gina Janus, an internationally known South Pacific dancer, choreographer and teacher. This style of dance incorporates the traditional dance forms from the islands of Fiji and is a cultural fusion with a taste of Bollywood. This class promotes team work, rhythm, coordination and concentration. No experience is necessary! Just bring your high energy and fierce island spirit and be prepared to shake your hips! Performances are during before the Winter holidays and in May at Semiahmoo Hous.
**Please note, as of September 2017, the Annual Extravaganza will no longer take place at the Surrey Art Centre. Instead we are developing a cluster of smaller, more intimate performances held at Semiahmoo House with tickets sold at a reduced cost.