Key Dates (all 2019)

February 18th

Amity Act signup begins

Week of Mar 11th

Amity Act rehearsals begin

Week of Mar 25th

PTA-sponsored after school program (Session 3) rehearsals begin

March 27th

Submission deadline for family/child acts

April 22nd

General Ticket Sales begin

May 15th 

Dress Rehearsal @ Bellevue High School PAC

May 18th

Performance @ Bellevue High School PAC

Volunteers

Please help us make this event a success! Sign up here.

Opportunities to Perform

For questions, email internationalfestival@puestadelsolpta.org.

1. NEW THIS YEAR - SITA Mexican Folkloric Dance Sign-up here!

New class with Maestra Maricela Bustos who has been a professional dancer for the last 20 years. She started dancing folkloric music at hotel's shows in Cancun, Mexico. In the United States she has been part of Bailadores de Bronces and Grupo Folklorico de Guadalajara and she has summer camps for children in Seattle, WA. She loves sharing the traditions that comes with music and dancing.

Grades: 3rd - 5th

Practices: Thursdays 3:40pm-4:35pm

Rehearsal Dates: March 21st through May 16th (3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16 - NO CLASS 4/11)

Location: Puesta del Sol - To be announced

2. Family/Child Acts

The International Festival offers all Puesta del Sol families an opportunity to showcase cultural talents. Sign-up here.

3. Amity Acts

Our Amity interns will lead Puesta del Sol students in four cultural acts representative of their native culture. .  School rehearsals will be once a week starting March 11th through performance day on May 18th.

Location: All school rehearsals will be at Puesta del Sol Band Portable P-2

Act #1 – Nuestra Fiesta - Colombia  FULL!

Amity Natalia Villamil

Grades: 2nd- 5th

Practice: Tuesdays 8am-8:55am

Rehearsal Dates: Weekly on Tuesdays from March 12th through May 14 (3/12, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 4/7, 4/14 - NO CLASS 4/9

 

Act #2 – Flamenco Pop Mix - Spain CLOSED!

Amities Laura Sánchez Pérez, Pablo Anitua Díez, Marta Álvarez de Cienfuegos Rojas

Grades: 2nd – 4th

Practice: Tuesdays 3:40-4:35pm

Rehearsal Dates: Weekly on Tuesdays from March 12th through May 14 (3/12, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 4/7, 4/14 - NO CLASS 4/9)  

 

Act #3 – Folkloric Dance – Spain CLOSED!

Amity Ana Isabel Frias

Grades: K & 1st

Practice: Thursdays 8am-8:55am

Rehearsal Dates: Weekly on Thursdays from March 14th through May 16th (3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16 - NO CLASS 4/11)

 Act #4 – El Torito Pinto – El Salvador Sign-up here!

Amity Bryan Gabriel Rodriguez

Grades: 3rd – 5th

Practice: Thursdays 3:40-4:35pm

Rehearsal Dates: Weekly on Thursdays from March 14th through May 16th (3/14, 3/21, 3/28, 4/4, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2, 5/9, 5/16 - NO CLASS 4/11)

4. PTA Sponsored After School Programs

Students who sign-up for Session 3 of PTA-sponsored after school music programs (Fiesta Latina, Flamenco, Bomba del Sol and Marimba) will perform at the International Festival.  Please check-out the PTA After School Programs page for additional information.

Parent volunteers will be needed to chaperone each class during Dress Rehearsal and Final Performance.

Ticket Sales

General Ticket Sales open April 22nd, 2019. Families with performers will have an opportunity to purchase tickets in advance.

Performers and chaperones do not need to purchase tickets and will remain together outside of the auditorium during the entire performance.