Mock Trial Team Advances to State Tournament

Congratulations to the Assumption Mock Trial Team on advancing to the 2019 Iowa High School Mock Trial State Tournament, April 4-6 in Des Moines! The ten-member team took home second place honors at the St. Ambrose Regional held March 1 in Davenport. Team members are: Katie Engel, Alex Foley, Molly Johnson, Adam Laubenthal, Victoria Maca, Noah McCracken, Madeline Murphy, Bailey Petersen, Catherine Roe and Robert Thompson. Mr. Mitch Caffarini and Mr. Ryan Beckenbaugh ’09 serve as the team’s advisers. Adam Laubenthal and Robert Thompson were both named Outstanding Witness at the competition.

Knight Notation Jazz Choir

Congratulations to the Assumption jazz choir, Knight Notation!  On February 4th they attended the IHSMA State Jazz Choir Festival at North Scott H. S. in Eldridge and earned a Division 1 rating from all three judges.  On February 15th they will participate in the Solon Vocal Jazz Festival at Solon H. S. in Solon, IA.  The members include Nathan Seutter ’19, Madeline Murphy ’21, Abby Schauer ’19, Jon Herrington ’19, Kelly Anzola ’19, and Melanie Comer ’19.

 

The Drowsy Chaperone

Save the date for the Assumption Knight Players’ spring musical, The Drowsy Chaperone, March 1st & 2nd at 7:00 p.m. and March 3rd at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets: Reserved seating for is now available, and general admission tickets will be sold at the door. NEW THIS YEAR – the Flex Pass! If you plan to attend all three performances, purchase a $20 Flex Pass and receive a code to use for one ticket to each performance – buy two, get one free! Individual tickets and Flex Passes are available at: https://www.showtix4u.com/events/78

Playbill Celebrations: Congratulate your favorite Knight Player on a job well done or promote your business by submitting a Playbill Celebration! Orders are due by Friday, February 15th. Order form and additional information available at: https://form.jotform.com/90214710277148

 

Festival of Trees – Assumption Art Work & Service Hours

Check out Festival of Trees Saturday, November 17 through Sunday, November 25 at the River Center in Davenport.

Assumption Art Foundation, Graphics and Ceramic students have artwork exhibited as well as art from Davenport area high schools.

All money from Festival of Trees goes to support the Fine Arts in the Quad City Area.

Come support Assumption visual art students, Festival of Trees and the fine arts in the QCA.

Opportunities to volunteer are still available. One shift gets a free admission ticket as well as the opportunity to win a $100 visa gift card.

Sign up online at:

Click Here to Sign Up for the Event

 

Miss Nelson is Missing: Children’s Show & Theater Workshop!

Save the date for the Assumption Knight Players performance of Miss Nelson is Missing! Performances are Friday, December 7th at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday, December 8th at 2:00 p.m.

First through sixth grade students are also invited to join us for a behind the scenes theater adventure from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 8th! The $25 registration fee includes theater workshops, lunch, a Miss Nelson is Missing T-shirt, and admission to our Saturday performance. Click here for the registration form! (To receive a T-shirt, registrations are due by Friday, November 30th.)

Fall Play – Clue – Friday, Saturday, Sunday

The Assumption Knight Players’ performances of Clue, will be this weekend, October 12th & 13th at 7:00 p.m. and October 14th at 2:00 p.m. Join the iconic oddballs known as Miss Scarlet, Professor Plum, Mrs. White, Mr. Green, Mrs. Peacock, and Colonel Mustard as they race to find the murderer in Boddy Manor before the body count stacks up. Based on the cult classic film and the popular board game, Clue is a madcap comedy that will keep you guessing until the final twist.

General admission tickets will be available at the door.