Final Week (KBA Competition/Auditions)

2018 Marching Lions Rehearsal Plan Week #9 (Final Week)


Monday – 2:18 – 3:10 PM (High of 50)




Tuesday – 2:18 – 3:10 PM (High of 62)




6:30 – 8:30 PM – Evening Rehearsal 

6:30 – 7:45 PM Final Tuesday Practice

8:00 PM – Lights out show for parents and interested spectators!


Wednesday – No Rehearsal in Class (High of 61)

6:30 – 8:30 PM – Drumline Rehearsal 


Thursday 1:35 – 3:10 PM (High of 54)


Final 2018 Marching Lions Outdoor Rehearsal


Friday (High of 64)

No School – No rehearsal

4:00 PM – Loading Crew/Load Truck and Trailer 

Free State Game – Away 

5:45 PM Call Time (Uniforms)

6:10 PM Busses Leave LHS

7:00 PM Kick Off 

9:30 PM Back to LHS

KBA is a prelims and finals competition.  Because we are slated to go first we will notstay in Topeka all day.  After our prelim performance we will come back to Lawrence.  Then load back up for finals.  Finals is not guaranteed.  We will leave our equipment at Washburn and then come back.  We will meet for Pizza at LHS at 4:00 pm and try to wait around until we get an indication of our finals (if we make finals) time. 

Oct. 20 KBA – General Plan

6:00 AM Call Time

6:30 AM Busses Leave

7:15 AM Arrive/Unload

7:30 AM Uniforms

8:00 AM Warm-up

8:30 AM Move to Gate

8:45 AM Gate 

9:00 AM Performance 

9:15 AM Load Equipment

9:45 AM Busses Back to Lawrence

4:30 PM Prelim Awards Drum Majors Only


Evening  times will be dictated by our Finals performance time.

4:00 PM Pizza at LHS

@4:30 PM Load Busses

5:30 PM Arrive

6:00 PM Warm-up for finals.

7:00 PM Finals Begin




The following week will be Jazz Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, and Symphonic Band Auditions. Basketball Pep band rehearsals during class.


Tuesday Oct 23 – All Woodwinds

Thursday Oct 25 – All Brass

Friday Oct 26 – Percussion


Monday  Oct 29 – Band splits into Wind Ensemble and Symphonic Band. Jazz Results are posted.  First Jazz I rehearsal will be Tuesday Oct. 30. 7 – 8:30 PM.

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