A dozen or so members of the NPAS choir visited the Covington Methodist Church recently for special singing in thanks for the church letting them use their facility for rehearsals every Monday night. Click here for pictures.
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Northlake Performing Arts Society
Dancing Through Life
Friday, March 17, 2017 - 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 19, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Greater Covington Center, Covington
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Bringing the Sound of Inspiration To The Northshore
Doo Wop Concert Tremendous Success
Hundreds of audience members thoroughly enjoyed the recent Doo Wop Concert presented in Covington. Many even sang along with the songs featured from the treasured musical era. To see photos, click here.
Friday, June 9, 2017 - 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, June 11, 2017 - 3:00 p.m.
Christ Episcopal School, Covington
Carmina Burana Performance Praised
Alissa Rowe, Artistic Director: "Our April 28th, 2015, performance of Carmina Burana featured Carl Orff's arrangement for two pianos and percussion. The Southeastern Interim Department Head of Fine and Performing Arts, Kenneth Boulton and his wife, JoAnne Barry played piano. Five students from the Southeastern percussion studio played percussion. The performance was a smashing success with over 600 people attending."
Home for the Holidays
Friday, December 2, 2016
Our Lady of Lourdes, Slidell
Since 1995, The Northlake Performing Arts Society has brought the world of imaginative musical creations to the Northshore. Founded by Laura Lane, who was inspired by the profound changes music can bring to our lives, the NPAS Chorale skillfully blends a wide range of professions, experience, musical training and ages with a passion for beautiful music.
"Hey, Good Lookin," join us at one of our concerts on October 7th and 9th at the Fuhrmann Auditorium in Covington. We'll be presenting Country Western Classic Hits that will make you "Crazy" to hear more.
While it’s experienced a recent surge in popularity, country music has been beloved by music lovers all over the United States for decades. Fans will debate endlessly what qualifies as “real” country and what makes one country singer better than another. This program features the “classic” country western hits sung by well known performers such as Loretta Lynn, Patsy Cline, Merle Haggard, Johnny Cash, and Hank Williams. You will recognize tunes such as “Stand By Your Man,” “Hey, Good Lookin,” “Crazy,” and the original “I Will Always Love You” by Dolly Parton. It will be an exciting night to remember. Furhmann Auditorium, 317 N. Jefferson St., Covington. "Happy Trails to You" from NPAS!
Recent Concert Performances
Into the Woods With Stephen Sondheim
On Friday, October 16, and again on Sunday, October 18, 2015, the NPAS Singers entertained enthusiastic audiences with a great selection of musical favorites from the career of composer Stephen Sondheim. Taking place at the Furhmann Auditorium in Covington, the event offered a memorable variety of works of Sondheim, the legendary composer and lyricist best known for his contributions to Broadway. Mr. Sondheim’s most famous works include: A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum; Company; Follies; A Little Night Music; Sweeney Todd; Sunday in the Park; and Into the Woods. Performances included not only the most popular choruses, duets, and solos from famous shows, but also featured a special appearance by the Northshore High School Choirs directed by Nathan Sumrall .
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NPAS 2016-2017 Season The Sound of Inspiration Is Always a Value
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The 20th Anniversary Concert
was held on Friday, June 5, 2015, and again on Sunday, June 7, 2015, at the Christ Episcopal School Theater in Covington, Louisiana. The concert commemorated twenty years of NPAS performances on the Northshore in a "walk down memory lane," showcasing musical repertoires of both NPAS conductors and singers.
Click to see photos from the Gala event!
A special evening celebrated 20 years of providing music to the northshore area with a number of special guests, founding members and recognitions. Special musical performances were presented, with the merriment including dancing, food and drink and music by the Fontainebleau High Jazz Ensemble One.