Timberview Band will perform in its second marching contest of the season on Saturday, October 4th, at the Midlothian Marching Showcase Contest at the Midlothian ISD Multi-Purpose Stadium, 1800 South 14th Street, Midlothian, Texas.
THS Band Itinerary For Saturday:
10:00 am: Arrive at THS Band Hall in show shirts, uniform shorts, marching shoes, black socks & quick video review
10:30 am: Rehearse
11:30 am: Load Band Truck and eat a sack lunch that you bring from home**
12 noon: Change into full uniform
12:15 p.m: Inspection
12:30 pm: Load buses and leave for Midlothian Multi-Purpose Stadium
1:00 pm: Arrive at Midlothian, Check-in and unload band truck & equipment
2:00 p.m: Warm-up
2:45 pm: THS Marching Band Performance!
3:15 pm: Back to band truck to load-up, change back into shorts and band show shirt for the day
4:00 pm: Return to grandstands to watch other schools. All students will stay with the group in the stadium and be a great audience member. You may bring money for concessions
5:30 pm: Finals placement announced. The top ten groups will perform again! Preliminary Awards – Division Winners and Caption Awards; Finals – The Ten Highest scoring bands regardless of class. Class champions not making finals will perform in exhibition only at finals.
Midlothian Marching Showcase Judges include: Brian Merrill, SMU; Dick Clardy, Foundation for Music Education; Bill Centera; Scott Coulson & Rick Davis
5:45 pm: Meet at truck to discuss plans. Depending on when we are performing, we will give a schedule for eating dinner, changing back into uniforms and performance times for finals. This info will also be tweeted when we get it! Join the band THS Band Twitter feed!! We will be getting on buses to travel to Midlothian High School to eat as they are not allowing us to eat in the parking lot of the stadium***
7:00 pm: Finals begin. We will watch as many groups as we can within our performance time schedule
10:15 pm: Final Awards ceremony: Midlothian Marching Showcase. Awards For: Best in Class; Caption Trophies in Prelims and Finals include: Winds, Percussion, Marching, Drum Major, Color Guard, And General Effect
10:30 pm: Load band truck & buses and go back to Timberview
11:00 pm: Unload at THS Band Hall and dismissed for home!! Please get picked up immediately. (Please do not block driveway and fire lanes waiting for your student. Park in marked spaces only…NOT THE DRIVEWAY, Please!! This creates a big bottleneck and safety issue in the PAC parking lot!). This will be the end of a long week! Go Wolves!!