Regional Auditions, Social Events and Local Student Performances

Parents and Guardians,

Please let us know what Performing Arts events your students are involved with in the Community. We are glad to post them. Thank you!

Massachusetts Music Educators Association

Remaining Festivals;


Junior Festival

2023-2024 Junior Festival

REHEARSAL: Saturday, March 9th, 9:00 am-3:00 pm

CONCERT AND REHEARSAL: Saturday, March 16th, 9:00 am-3:00 pm; concert at 3:00 pm

Minnechaug High School

(Snow dates March 10th and March 24th)


All-State Concert

2024 Concert Information

The concert will begin at 12:45pm at Boston Symphony on Saturday, March 23rd, 2024.  Tickets will be available on the BSO website this winter. 

Rehearsal CHECK-IN


The Massachusetts High School All-State Ensembles will rehearse at the DCU Convention Center and Mechanics Hall in Worcester, MA on  check-in to begin at 7:00am with rehearsal starting at 8:30am. 

Saturday, March 23, 2024

Dress Rehearsal/Concert
Symphony Hall, Boston
Students dress in Concert Attire 

7:30am-8:30am: Student Check-In

12:45pm Concert Start Time

All-State Auditions

2023 MMEA All-State Conference and All-State Rehearsals

B.  Audition Day
Audition Type: 2024 auditions will be live auditions.
*New Address* Shrewsbury High School, 75 Cypress Avenue, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts 01545
Date: Saturday, January 20, 2024
Snow Da
te: Sunday, January 21, 2024


1:45 PM:      Western District Schools A-M
2:30 PM:      Western District Schools N-Z
DETAILS: All State Audition Times — January 20, 2024
Shrewsbury High School
Note the time that corresponds to the name of your school and your geographic district. Home-schooled students may come at any time during their geographic district’s audition times, or arrange a suitable time with Michael Lapomardo, the MMEA Auditions Coordinator, in advance. Contact Michael at
  1. Three schools will be randomly assigned from the first time block to audition at the start of auditions.
  2. Schools sending more than 20 students to auditions may be contacted to schedule a time to avoid congestion.
  3. Each school may ask for two special time requests. All requests must be made from their school director in advance. Requests from parents, students or private teachers will be declined.
  4. Any requests for changes to audition times must be submitted to Michael Lapomardo by January 2, 2024.