Coralville – Some of the most talented area actor/singers in a one-performance-only event! The second annual Rising Stars Musical Cabaret will take place Saturday, June 20 at 2:00 PM at the Coralville Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets are only $10 each, general admission. Tickets are available at the door, or in advance through the CCPA Box Office: 319-248-9370, www.coralvillearts.org.
Representatives from nine corridor Junior and Senior High Schools come together in a performance of thrilling music and eclectic diversity!
Familiar songs from stage and screen (including some Disney tunes) to music from five decades of radio hits, including songwriters Carol King, Van Morrison, Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller to lesser known character songs from Cabaret clubs across the world. Solos, duets, group numbers and a sing-a-long, this afternoon will showcase the wide ranging talents of young performers in our area.
Cast includes: Mary Kate Meade, Sage Spiker, Alison DeVore, Macayle DeVore, Emma Arp, Katey Halverson, Lucy Polyak, Sofia PerezRivera, Jessie Shaw, Lydia Jennissen, Mikayla Johnston, Chad Keitel, David Daugherty, Caroline Brown, and Gabby Finlayson.
Editor’s note: I saw some of these performers at the Arts Fest and they were quite good. Emma Arp, in particular, was simply amazing. Check this out if you can.