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BRAVO is a volunteer organization composed of both parents from Cranbrook Schools and members of the larger community. BRAVO is dedicated to the support, encouragement and advancement of the Performing Arts Programs in dance, theatre, instrumental and vocal music at Cranbrook Schools. BRAVO annual Patron dues and fund raising projects are ongoing and supplement the fiscal operating budget of the Performing Arts Department.

Become a Patron of the Performing Arts with BRAVO

  • Click to Download Printable BRAVO Patron Form

    We welcome all interested parents, alumni and members of the larger community to support the performing arts at Cranbrook Schools by becoming a BRAVO patron. Joining is easy. Click here to join online or download the printable form by clicking the link above and returning the completed form to the address indicated.

    Benefits of becoming a patron:
    • Contributing to the success of students
    • Opportunities to attend special BRAVO events
    • Listing in Winter and Spring Concert Programs


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    Tickets are going fast- don't miss the chance to win four tickets to see Hamilton in Chicago and a night at the Waldorf- Astoria.  Tickets are $100, and there will only be 200 sold.  Buy them at Performing Arts events while supplies last, or email  

  • Upper School Symphony Band

    Cranbrook Musicians bring home 30-plus medals from States

    Cranbrook Kingswood instrumentalists took the State Solo & Ensemble Festival by storm in March, bringing home a shower of blue & red medals with 28 first division and 6 second division rankings. 


DeAnn Forbes Ervin
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Vice President
Chuck Wilcox
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Karli Naglick
Hilary Igleheart
Jackie Stamell
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Performance Coordinator
Suzanne Lewand
Public Relations
James Cristbrook
Brookside Liason
Chuck Wilcox
Caren Vondell
Middle School Liason
Tillie Browett
Upper School Liasons
Cara Davis
Kelli Haidle
Jill Slocum

Box Tops Coordinator
Jill Slocum
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General Members
Jill Ziolkowski
Performing Arts Director
Sarkis Halajian

Cranbrook Schools

·39221 Woodward ·Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48304
Cranbrook Educational Community admits students and makes its services, activities, and education programs available to students without regard to sex, race, color, creed, religion, national or ethnic origin, disability, sexual orientation, or any other protected status as required by state or federal law.

Cranbrook Schools is a private college prep boarding school located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, near Detroit, consisting of three schools; an elementary school with a private preschool, a single gender middle school with a distinct boys middle school and girls middle school, along with a co-ed college prep private boarding high school. Cranbrook is regarded as one of the top private schools in Michigan. Many of Cranbrook’s students attend top universities and colleges.

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