Record-Breaking Performance for Valor Troupe at ThesCon

In December, several students from Valor theatre classes and the Conservatory program attended the Colorado State Thespian Conference (ThesCon). This yearly conference hosted by the International Thespian Society takes place at Colorado Convention Center, and 5,300 students from over 50 schools attended this year. At the conference, students participate in workshops with some of the […]

Arts on Target: The Long Arrow

By Arie Ringnalda, Director of Arts+Media Years ago, on a fishing foray to tiny Whale Pass, Alaska, my colleague John DeYoung and I met a local legend. Upon attending the town’s only church, we were introduced to Gerald Welch – pastor, bow maker and archer of remarkable acumen. Gerald is a lover and maker of […]

Les Mis Delights the Valor Community

We are so proud of the cast and crew of Les Miserables. The show has been a resounding success with seven sold out performances, and audiences deeply touched by the message of grace and redemption. Check out a fun feature by Daybreak Fox 31, highlighting the creative accomplishments of our students!

Lights! Camera! Action! — Valor Students win Big at Festival

Our Valor film students hit the Big Apple the first weekend of October for the annual All American High School Film Festival! Ryan Russo’s Kalos film entry Tun Fur Andere — Do Unto Others — was one of the finalists, so he and his cast members attended the award ceremony at The King’s Theatre in […]

Elevate Awards Results and Review

Written By: Ben Beyers As this school year comes to an end, the second year of events in the Valor Center also finishes.  The amazing productions, art shows, and work that students and teachers have been able to produce in these couple of years was unparalleled in both quality and quantity.  To celebrate all of […]

Road Trip! Valor photography students visit Los Angeles

Written by: Ben Beyers Photos by: Jilian Buretz, Caleigh Schwarz, Sydney Swientisky, Ben Beyers, Mr. Von Qualen This year was a fantastic year for photo trips!  We went to three different states and every class got  the opportunity to have a trip that met the intensity appropriate for the class level.  For the final trip […]

Valor Voice Shares Gospel Message in Albania

The Discovery trip to Albania this year was different compared to previous years. In the past, the trip was taken by  Valor Arts Conservatory students to perform dance and theatre.  This year, Valor Voice, Valor’s acapella group was invited to tour and sing through  Albania. They put on concerts in cities throughout Albania that attracted […]

KALOS Film Festival Recap and Results

With student films, red carpet, professional judges and lots of awards — the 5th annual Kalos Film Festival this weekend was a huge success and another big step forward in the Valor film program! The level of filmmaking at Valor has improved over the years, but this show in particular well exceeded all expectations. Ranging […]