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900 students, 3 world-class stages, 1 night of artful awesomeness

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
March 24, 2017
 
 
MEDIA CONTACT:
Dirk Tedmon
Media Relations Specialist
612.668.0227
dirk.tedmon@mpls.k12.mn.us
 
 
900 students, 3 world-class stages, 
1 night of artful awesomeness
 
MINNEAPOLIS – Join Minneapolis Public Schools (MPS) for the 23rd annual Viva City Fine Arts Festival and celebrate the extraordinary artistic abilities of MPS students. Come spend the evening exploring the Guthrie Theater — which, for the first time, is hosting this free event — as more than 900 participants perform on three nationally recognized stages. 
 
This exciting showcase represents the breadth of the fine arts curricula offered at MPS and demonstrates the district’s belief that the arts are a vital component of every child’s education. 
 
What:       Viva City Fine Arts Festival
When:     Monday, March 27
                  6 p.m.
Where:     Guthrie Theater
                  818 S. 2nd St.
                  Minneapolis, MN 55415
 
To learn more about the Viva City Fine Arts Festival, visit https://mpsarts.org/viva-city. Information about arts programming in Minneapolis Public Schools is available at http://mpsarts.org/
 
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