Friday, February 24, 2017

Singers Advance



After a successful re-audition at the Region 6 Choir Festival yesterday, three Owen J. Roberts High School students have been advanced to the prestigious PMEA All-State Choir. 

Daniel DiMarino, 1st place, Bass 1
Rebecca Emery, 3rd place, Tenor 1
Michael Maher, 5th place, Tenor 1

The Region 6 Choir Festival is comprised of the top 10 singers from District 12 (Chester, Delaware and Parts of Phila County) and the top 10 singers from District 11 (Montgomery and Bucks County).  This level is extremely competitive.  The top 6 in each voice part advance to the All-State Choir, which will be held from April 19-21, 2017 in Erie, PA. 

The Region 6 concert is tomorrow morning at 11:00 am at Strath Haven High School.

Cinderella Spotlight on Senior Cast



March 16-19
Senior cast members have entertained crowds in Community Theater, local opera, Boston Conservatory, Off Broadway and the 2012 London Olympics!
For tickets, visit www.ojrmusical.com
Join the cast and crew for a Royal Tea!
 March 4, 2017

Welcome to the preview of the senior cast and crew of Cinderella!




You will be amazed by the level of talent in the cast. Many from this talented group of seniors have been singing, dancing and/or acting since they were toddlers! Collectively, they have performed at places like SALT Performing Arts, the Berks Opera Company, The Barley Sheaf Players, Steel River Playhouse, Walnut Street Theatre, Fulton Theatre, Simpatico Theatre, People’s Light, Walt Disney World, the Lincoln Center, the Wilma Theater, the Philadelphia Youth Festival, Kutztown University, the Hill School Center for the Arts, Dorney Park, and Off-Broadway at the Union Square Theater in NYC, Boston Conservatory and the 2012 London Olympics! They have gained stage experience in all of the Owen J. Roberts schools. In addition, as you will be able to read in the show program bios, there are students who study music and dance at some of the most prestigious schools in the region.
 


Jacob Buckwalter (Another Guest/Ensemble) attended North Coventry Elementary School.  He plays multiple musical instruments, performs with Marching Band, Jazz Band, 7-ups, and Select Orchestra, and began acting in high school. 

Reagan Flewelling (Marie) went to East Vincent Elementary School where she performed in Hee Haw Hay Ride and Wagon Wheels West. She was also in Oliver! at the middle school. Reagan serves as an executive officer in both the Wildcat Ambassadors and 7-ups. 

Owen Gift (A Lord/Ensemble) was Master of Ceremonies in the Middle School Cabaret and was Mr. Bumble in Oliver! He attended French Creek Elementary School.  He is a percussionist in the high school marching band, sings with the Naturals and the 7-ups, and plays on the boys’ tennis team. 


Maya Greenholt (Stage Manager) came to Owen J. Roberts School District in ninth grade and began her theater career the spring of that year. Maya loves to make art, play music, and sing. She is active with the Wildcat Ambassadors and National Honor Society.





Cheyenne Hails (Ella) went to French Creek Elementary School and performed in Oliver! at the Middle School.  Cheyenne is a member of the 7-ups, Concert Choir, and PMEA District and Region Choir. 








Claire Hampton (Featured Dancer/White Horse/Yet Another Duchess/Ensemble/Musical President) attended French Creek Elementary School and is performing in her 11th show. Claire has been dancing since she was three years old. Claire is President of Mini-THON, a member of Concert Choir, Concert/Marching Band, Academic Team, Lacrosse, Tennis, Winter Cheer, and Girl Scouts. 






Ciera McFarland (Guest/Ensemble) was a member of choir at North Coventry Elementary School and the Middle School and was in the cast of Oliver! at the Middle School. She is a member of The Gavel, Junior Classical League, and National Honor Society.








Conrad Sager (Prince Topher) attended elementary schools at both East Vincent and West Vincent. Conrad’s achievements include All-State Choir, All-Eastern Choir, All-National Choir, and National Merit Semifinalist.









Katie Schall (Raccoon/Dance Captain/Featured Dancer/Ensemble) attended East Vincent Elementary School and was in the Cabaret in the Middle School. Katie has been dancing since she was three. She is a VP of Key Club and a member of the Concert Band and Concert Choir, and Marching Band.





For tickets, visit www.ojrmusical.com
Join the cast and crew for a Royal Tea!
 March 4, 2017