Following are some of the events scheduled during the school year in connection with Head-Royce School's 125th anniversary:
An Evening with Anthony Robles: 7 p.m. Friday, Head-Royce School, Mary Wilson Auditorium. Free and open to the community. Seating is limited and reservations are required. Contact Sidney Kohls at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This event is hosted in partnership with the NIA Speaker of Color Series. Anthony Robles is a three-time All-American wrestler who won the 2010-2011 NCAA individual wrestling championship in the 125-pound weight class despite being born with only one leg. A graduate of Arizona State University with a degree in business communication, he was also awarded the 2011 NCAA Best Wrestler of the National Tournament Award. Robles is a Nike athlete and serves as an analyst for ESPN. He was inducted to the National Wrestling Hall of Fame in 2012 and is the author of "Unstoppable: From Underdog to Undefeated: How I Became a Champion," published in September 2012.
Wynton Marsalis and the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra: 8 p.m. March 18, Craneway Pavilion, Richmond. Private concert for the Head-Royce community.
Winner of nine Grammy Awards and a Pulitzer Prize, Wynton Marsalis will perform at a private concert for the Head-Royce community. Marsalis is also a master big-band leader in the tradition of Duke Ellington, a distinguished classical musician and composer and a devoted advocate for the arts. Marsalis will perform with his renowned Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.
A Panel of Distinguished Head-Royce Alumni: 7 p.m. May 2, Head-Royce School, Mary Wilson Auditorium. Free and open to the public. Seating is limited, and reservations are required. Contact Sidney Kohls at email@example.com.
125th Anniversary Gala: 8 p.m. May 4, Head-Royce Campus
The culminating event is a big-top celebration in conjunction with alumni weekend. Parents, alumni, alumni parents, trustees, faculty, staff and friends are invited to a party that will include cocktails, food and dancing. Contact Sidney Kohls at firstname.lastname@example.org.