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Showcase tickets on sale now!
Houston County Courier - May 2009
The Houston County Youth Talent Showcase featuring the best performing arts talent from every school district in Houston County will be held on Saturday, May 16 at Crockett Civic Center at 7:30 p.m.
General admission tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children 18 and younger, and on sale now at the Piney Woods Fine Arts Association office.
Sponsored by Crockett Coca Cola Bottling Company. This showcase is produced by professionals and talent was auditioned from all of the counties
The Arts and Education Panelists of the Piney Woods Fine Arts Association met Monday, April 28.
At that meeting, panelists planned the 2009 Houston County Youth Talent Showcase. Panelists representing their School Districts included Crockett, Janet Walker; Grapeland, Perry Bobbit; Jordan School, Don Colasanti; Kennard, Margaret Wright; Latexo, Rhonda Price and Lovelady,Lisa Allen .
Proceeds from this Showcase will go to school-time programming for the 2009-2010 school year. Each school district in the county held auditions and will be sending their top performers to the talent showcase.
The talent for the showcase includes from individual schools:
Crockett: Alissa Brown, Paula Rogers, Kaleb Catoe, Elizabeth Conner, Darcie Culp, Ronnie and Joel Davis, Carlos Hines, Brandy Lail, and Shae White.
Grapeland: Shelby Bruner, Trever Callaway, Devin Charles, and Lester Shepherd.
Home school and other: Edge Dance with Dylan Culp, Jamie Ervin, Lauren Frost, Victoria Logan, Kalye Walker, Holly Ware, Sara Colasanti, J. Robert Burn, Catherine Hamilton, and Lawson Hamilton
Kennard: Courtney Cole, Lyndsey Cole, Ryan Hamlin, Chelci Lamb, Madison Moore and Deja Peterson.
Latexo: Jordan Davenport, Monaca Hernandez, Jordan and Randy Lane, and Emily Price.
For more information call 544-4276.