By Chad Hutchinson
Blissfield Community Schools’ Department of Fine Arts, BHS Drama Club, Thespian Troupe 6353 and Musical Theatre Class are presenting “Guys and Dolls.”
Performances are 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday and 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday on the Blissfield High School stage.
“Guys and Dolls” is based on the Broadway story and characters by Damon Runyon, music and lyrics by Frank Loesser and book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows.
Director Wanice Linn said she researched 25 different show possibilities over the summer before placing her bet on this production. “I just really liked the combination of story, dance and music,” she said.
Copyright 2013, River Raisin Publications, Inc. For the complete story, please see the March 20, 2013, edition of The Advance.
By Chad Hutchinson
A famous red-haired orphan has found a home with Whiteford Community Schools production of “Little Orphan Annie.” Under the direction of the 2013 Michigan School Vocal Music Association Teacher of the Year, Todd Schreiber, Annie will be taking center stage at Whiteford High School at 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2:30 p.m. Sunday.
For the complete story, please see the March 20, 2013, edition of The Advance.
After 25 years the Blissfield Rotary Club Charity Auction is going on-line. Co-chairperson Andy Borchardt said the list of auction items for the Silver Anniversary event is both varied and exciting with something to appeal to everyone. Although tickets to Saturday’s (March 16) event at the Blissfield American Legion Hall are sold out, there is still time for everyone to bid on items on-line, an opportunity new this year.
This year will be a test run for the online bidding that closes at 6 p.m. this Friday, March 15. Right now the club has more than 160 items up for auction. Bidding takes place at blissfieldrotary.org. There is a chance for bidders to claim items in the silent auction by placing a “super-bid”, Borchardt said.
Bidders can also visit the Legion from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, March 16, to view the items in … Read More »