How We Thrived: STRYKE (Pageantry Arts Concepts)

By Jeffrey Peterson In an interview with Scott Hughes, President of Pageantry Arts Concepts and Executive Director of STRYKE, Jeffrey takes a peak behind the curtain into this multifaceted marching arts organization. Why did STRYKE come into existence in the …

Help Us Celebrate #GivingTuesday

#GivingTuesday is only three days away! A global day of giving and unity designed to promote an influx of grassroots generosity, philanthropy activation, and support for communities and nonprofits around the world.  And we want to celebrate it with YOU! …

Hit Like a Girl Percussion Contest!

WGI is dedicated to celebrating the incredible work of all Women in the marching arts community.  Hit Like a Girl 2023 is the twelfth annual global drumming contest for female percussionists. Its purpose is to spotlight female drummers, percussionists, and …

NATIONAL COFFEE DAY

NATIONAL COFFEE DAY // Whether it’s a cold brew or a cappuccino WGI celebrates¬†#NationalCoffeeDay. The unofficial sponsor of WGI directors and performers around the globe.

Interview with Homestead HS

By: Jeffrey Peterson In late May, almost a month after the close of the 2022 WGI season, I sat down with David Sankus, Percussion Director for Homestead HS in Cupertino, CA. With over 30 years in pageantry arts and 15 …

Snowflake Lane Casting

SNOWFLAKE LANE SNOW FLURRY COLOR GUARD AUDITIONS are this SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH at 11 AM (10:30 AM check-in). We audition performers 14 years of age and up (there is no age cap, so instructors and staff are encouraged to audition …