"Ignite Creativity!"
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SPARC is a non-profit charitable corporation with 501(c)(3) tax exempt status in the United States. Our address is PO Box 462, Summit, NJ 07902 U.S. tax-exempt number: 36-4579175. It was founded in 1996 with the purpose of supporting and providing programs and activities involving the performing arts in the public schools in Summit, NJ, as well as in the community events and programs involving Summit public school children and teens. 
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 2019 Paper Mill Playhouse 
 Rising Star Awards

Congratulations to the entire Company of:
SHS' Pippin
Winner of:
Outstanding Achievement in Music Direction 
 Steve Rapp and Dan King

Outstanding Performance by a Orchestra

Outstanding Performance by a Chorus

Outstanding Achievement in Choreography 
Kelly Mott-Sacks

Student Achievement 
Sophie Li, Stage Manager
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2018-2019 Montclair Theatre Awards

Congratulations to the Cast and Crew of:​
SHS'  Peter and the Starcatcher
Winner of:
Best Comedy Adaptation of a Literary Work
 and
 Best Actor in a Comedy Adaptation
 Iain Alvidrez

And Congratulations to both 
SHS' Peter and the Starcatcher
and 
LSJSMS' Our Town
for achieving a "Superior Ranking"
at the awards
Click here 
for a link to SMPA's 
"Meet the Music Teachers"  Powerpoint
Click here 
for a link to SPARC's 
"Meet the Performing Arts Coaches" Powerpoint

2019-2020 Summit Public Schools 
Performing Arts Calendar of Events


OCT 5: SHS Cabaret, "A Night with the Stars”, SHS Cafeteria, 7:30 pm

OCT 20: *NEW*SPARCtoberfestGrand Summit Hotel, 7:30 -11 pm

NOV 15-17: SHS Presents: Peter and the Starcatcher

NOV 30-DEC 1: LCJSMS Presents: Our Town

DEC 4: SPARC's Holiday Shopping Fundraiser, Quartet, 6:30-9 pm 

DEC 8: Hilltopper Classic Speech and Debate Tournament, SHS 

DEC 7-9: Lincoln-Hubbard Elementary Presents: The Lion King Jr.

JAN 25: SPARC's Murder Mystery Event

FEB 8-10: Franklin Elementary Presents: Willie Wonka, Jr.

FEB 27-MAR 2: SHS Presents: Pippin

MAR 15: Washington Elementary Presents: Washington Takes a Bite of
 the Big Apple 

MAR 18: SHS' Faces of Forensics, SHS Library, 7 pm

MAR 22-23: LCJSMS Presents: High School Musical

MAR 28-29: Brayton Elementary Presents: Jungle Book

MAR 30: SPARC's Pancake Breakfast, SHS Cafeteria

APR 3-5: Jefferson Elementary Presents: Haphazardly Ever After

MAY 2: SHS' Director’s Showcase, SHS Auditorium, 3:30-9 pm

JUN 10: SPARC's Meet the Performing Arts Coaches, SHS Library, 6-8pm 



Summit Performing Arts
Master Calendar 2018-2019
(For Parents of Performing Arts Students)
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SPARC General Meetings
2018-2019

Monday, Sept 24: Brayton School, 7:30 pm

Monday, Oct 22: Franklin School, 7:30 pm

Monday, Nov 12: Jefferson School, 7:30 pm

Monday, Jan 14: Summit High School (note: this is a change from previously scheduled location) 7:30 pm

Monday, May 6: Annual Reorganization Meeting                               Summit High School, 7:30 pm