Student Performances Celebrate Music in the Schools Month

Cruella corrects her minions, Jasper and Horace, in a scene from Atomic City Children’s Theater’s production of ‘101 Dalmations’ during a performance at Tuesday’s school board meeting. More than 600 Los Alamos students have participated in the school theater program since it was founded, program director Daren Savage said. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Members of the Atomic City Children’s Theater cast of ‘Aladdin’ perform at the Los Alamos School Board Meeting Tuesday. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Those attending Tuesday’s school board meeting visited the Los Alamos High School Band Room to hear a rehearsal of the Percussion Ensemble. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/
Kim Letellier, team leader for the music teachers of Los Alamos Public Schools, thanked the school board for its support of music in the schools. ‘When students are engaged in music, their brains are on fire,’ Letellier said. Photo by Bonnie J. Gordon/