The MDN Choir Dance and Drama Parents and Friends is an organization made up of parents, students, and community members that are dedicated to supporting the award winning performing arts programs at Marcos de Niza, and all those involved.

Welcome class of 2025

We want to welcome all incoming freshman, transfer students, and anyone that is interested in high school performing arts to Marcos de Niza (MDN)! Are you or your student looking for some really fun and exciting classes/opportunites to enrich the high school experience? If so, please take a peek at the videos below from our directors, and learn about what the MDN Choir, Dance and Theatre programs have to offer.

We would love to see you at MDN in the future!

Become a SPONSOR

Your tax deductible sponsorship will profoundly impact the Choir, Dance and Drama students at Marcos de Niza. It is through your generosity that the CDDP is able to provide our programs with much needed funds, and support to create the amazing experiences and performance opportunites that our programs are known for. If you are interested in receiving more information about sponsorship or, if you would like to make a donation please email us at mdnchoirdancedrama@gmail.com

The Brown Family


Rick Riley

The Giles Family

Sue and Chuck Giles





On-going FUNDRAISING

When you shop on smile.amazon.com select Marcos de Niza Choir and Drama Parents and Friends as your charitable organization and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to support the MDN CDP.

Click HERE to chose the MDN CDP and connect your account

Fry's Food Stores Community Rewards program is easy and costs you nothing but a few minutes of your time.

Simply register your Fry’s VIP Card online at the link below. Find and click on Marcos de Niza Choir and Drama Parents and Friends, or enter our organization number: RF467

Click HERE to connect your VIP card to the MDN CDP

The state of Arizona offers its taxpayers the opportunity to make contributions to schools that reduce the amount of tax owed to the state or increase the amount of the taxpayer’s refund, dollar-for-dollar. Your state tax credit can be designated to the school and program of your choosing.

To learn more please follow this link: http://azcredits.org/

Click HERE to donate your tax credit to Marcos online

SUBSCRIBE

Register with us below for updates on programs, events, and special opportunities for students.

Marcos de Niza Fine Arts Academy

The Marcos Fine Arts Academy (MFAA) is bringing together all of the amazing programs at Marcos de Niza to provide students with an inspiring and rewarding arts education that will allow them to grow as artists and people. For more information about the MFAA please visit https://sites.google.com/tuhsd.k12.az.us/mdn-fine-arts-academy/home

student opportunities

Scottsdale Community College is holding auditions for their face to face production of An Evening of The Twilight Zone! MDN students are welcome to audition.

Check out the short video below for more information and please feel free to share it with those who might be interested in auditioning...

SCC Spring 2021 Productions & Auditions:

To schedule an audition, please reach out to Maureen at maureen.obrien@scottsdalecc.edu with your preferred audition time.

We can’t wait to see you there!

Marcos De niza
2019-2020 Production Awards

2019-2020 Awards

Congratulations to our award winners and nominees!

Awards:

Lead Performance in a Musical: Brach Drew as Cat in the Hat in Seussical

Lead Performance in a Play: Brach Drew as Wadsworth in Clue on Stage

Ensemble: Clue on Stage

Set Design: Pete Jacobson for Clue on Stage

Nominations:

Outstanding Production: Clue on Stage

Outstanding Production: Seussical

Supporting Performance in a Play: Antonio Lovato as Mr. Green in Clue on Stage

Supporting Performance in a Play: Rashad Moore as Colonel Mustard in Clue on Stage

Supporting Performance in a Play: Kyrian Sowards as Professor Plum in Clue on Stage

Direction: Patrick McChesney for Clue on Stage

To see the full list of winners and nominations for this ceremony, click on http://www.nationalyouththeatre.com/news/news_nya_awards2020_eastvalley.asp

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