Spotlight on the Arts: Season Five

Spotlight on the Arts: Season Five


Episode 1

SPOTLIGHT ON: Teacher Insight

FEATURING: Greg Carger
DESCRIPTION
Greg Carger is an international performer and music manager, trumpeter, arranger, composer and educator. Greg has worked for many years as an artist then music manager in the cruise ship industry and now back in Sydney leading bands and performances as well as being an integral member of the Sydney Catholic Schools Amadeus instrumental program

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Episode 2

SPOTLIGHT ON: Teacher Insight

FEATURING: Nick Stathopoulos
DESCRIPTION
Nick Stathopoulos has been a finalist in this year's Archibald Prize and many times in Australia’s Archibald and Doug Moran Portrait prizes and his 2016 portrait ‘Deng’ of refugee lawyer Deng Adut was awarded the Archibald Prize’s People’s Choice award. He has been shortlisted in the renowned BP Portrait Award in London and his portrait was also reproduced on the cover of the Times.
His art career spans many fields including illustration, book cover design, computer game design, animation, screenwriting, film making and sculpture and this is all on top of an arts/law degree. He has won several awards for his illustration work but has found a real passion in hyper realist painting of portraits and still lifes.

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Episode 3

SPOTLIGHT ON: Teacher Insight

FEATURING: Virginia Ferris
DESCRIPTION
Virginia Ferris is a versatile artistic director, choreographer, event manager, specialist tutor and adjudicator and has created and managed hundreds of events in Australia and Internationally. She has had over 25 years experience and she is able to work with large diverse groups.
She has choreographed and performed with Frank Sinatra, Casey Donovan, Marcia Hines, Kylie Minogue, Jimmy Somerville, Marilyn Jones, Kath and Kim and Courtney Act to name just a few.
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Episode 4

SPOTLIGHT ON: Teacher Insight

FEATURING: Marc Malouf
DESCRIPTION
Marc Malouf is one of Australia's great guitarists and a star of the world music stage. As well as being a well seasoned International Session Guitarist and Vocalist, he is also an award-winning Music Producer, accomplished Songwriter, Musical Director and original Artist. 
Marc's eclectic, diverse and tasteful approach to songwriting and production has forged a strong future in the music industry. Marc has been a great friend of CaPSA and has led various band projects and recording opportunities for Sydney Catholic Schools students over the past years. Welcome to the Spotlight series Marc!
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