In This Edition ...
• Six more corps reveal their 2017 productions
• Cavaliers train with professional dance company
• Memorial Day weekend preview events
• Plus much more!
The public is invited to attend Academy's annual Memorial Day Picnic and Performance on Monday, May 29, at Campo Verde High School in Gilbert, Arizona. The $5 ticket includes lunch.
Blue Devils' heralded spring training rehearsal site, “Mars,” has never looked better. To help celebrate the revitalization of the field, sponsors of individual plots of the field are invited to attend Mars Day on Saturday, May 27, and observe the corps' first weekend rehearsal on the new field.
Prairie View High School in Henderson, Colorado is the site of the Blue Knights Memorial Day Potluck Picnic, which is open to the public. Bring some food and catch the corps rehearsing its 2017 production, “i.”
The first episode of the Bluecoats' “True Bloo” video series has been posted. See what the corps has been up to in its first week of spring training rehearsals.
“Wicked Games” is the title of Boston Crusaders' 2017 production, featuring the music of Beethoven, Prokofiev, Copland, Isaak, and Ginastera.
The Cadets revealed the title of the corps' 2017 show, “The Faithful, The Fallen, The Forgiven,” which will be based on Bernstein's “Mass.”
Carolina Crown has an opening for an office intern at its warehouse.
Cavaliers color guard members got their spring training underway early, spending several days working with a Chicago-based professional dance company.
“The River's Edge” is the title of Colt Cadets' 2017 production, celebrating the corps' 50th anniversary with a show inspired by life high above the Mississippi River.
If you have a Gator/ATV and trailer combination available to be rented or lent for the summer, Guardians would like to hear from you.
Heat Wave has three open color guard positions for the corps' 2017 season.
Incognito has some openings for brass players and invites prospective candidates to attend the corps' Memorial Day weekend camp.
Jersey Surf has just created two new openings for color guard performers with experience in rifle and saber.
“The Signal” is the title of Legends' 2017 production, which will include music from “Wall-E” and selections by Bates, Pluth, Simon, Newman, and Arnold.
Madison Scouts has an immediate opening for a synthesizer player who can audition immediately and join the corps in spring training ASAP.
Music City is seeking two additional color guard members for the corps' 2017 production, “Tribe.”
Oregon Crusaders has an immediate opening for one tuba and one euphonium player.
Pacific Crest has announced its 2017 show, “Golden State of Mind.” Among the selections is music from “A Beautiful Mind” and “Lost.”
Phantom Regiment is in need of a truck driver with a Class A CDL for the summer.
Santa Clara Vanguard
Santa Clara Vanguard introduces its new video series, “From the Field,” which will document life on tour with SCV and the Vanguard Cadets.
Seattle Cascades has an immediate opening for a tuba player. Tuition credit is available.
Southwind revealed a new logo for the orgnaization that is meant to reflect the corps' spirit and energy.
Spartans won Sanford Temperature Control's $500 Community Commitment Contest. The public voting gave the corps 90 percent of the vote between the two finalist organizations.
Spirit of Atlanta
Spirit of Atlanta has announced it's 2017 production, “Crossroads: We Are Here.” Music includes selections by Vanelli, Mackey, Teng, Rahman, and Snarky Puppy.
Troopers has a need for someone to drive the corps' SUV and flatbed trailer.
Corps news and announcements (5/19/2017)