South Orange County School of Arts

Showcase 2016


SOCSA is Celebrating The 20th Anniversary Showcase at Dana Hills High School!

Please join us at our annual fundraiser, Showcase – Masquerade on June 4, 2016. All departments of our amazing program will be represented at this year-end showcase of talent! Enjoy delicious Hors d’ oeuvres and brilliant pre-show entertainment from 4:30 – 5:30pm. Enter our Grand Opportunity Drawing to win an NYC Broadway Trip including 2 shows, airfare and 3 nights at the Hilton in New York. Take a stroll through our student Fine Art Exhibit where some art will be available for purchase. At 6:00pm, sit back and enjoy the sights and sounds from the Porthole Theatre where our accomplished students will present a variety of delightful performances to entertain you! Don’t miss this memorable celebration! We are expecting a sell-out crowd! For more information about the event, sponsorship opportunities and tribute ad donations visit the full page here.

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SOCSA Visual Arts Invited to Public Art Competition

SOCSA Students at Dana Hills High School were invited to participate in a public art competition focused on two themes:

  • Lanterns in the Lantern District or
  • Faces of Dana Point.

24 finalists were selected from over 100 submittals.  The 24 finalist’s artwork will be displayed in downtown Dana Point along the Pacific Coast Highway for public review and voting.


Dana Hills students and Dana Point residents are invited to cast their vote for their favorite piece of art using the following competition judgement criteria:

  • Technical skill, composition, and creativity
  • Conformance with the theme(s):  Lanterns in the Lantern District or (ii) Faces of Dana Point
  • Connection to Dana Point and/or Dana Point History

Cast your vote by May 30th, 2016.  A winner will be announced on Wednesday June 1st.

Show your support of our SOCSA students and   Vote Here