The St. Patrick's weekend schedule of events will start up on Thursday evening as the Emmetsburg High School Vocal Music Department will host the St. Patrick's Day Student and Alumni Talent Show. The show will take place this Thursday, March 14 at 8:00 p.m. in the high school auditorium.
The St. Pat's Talent Show will feature several performances by groups and individuals. This year's show will feature performances by both EHS Show Choirs, "High Voltage" and "Black and Gold" along with the EHS Jazz Band, and the Middle School Show Choir "Evolution".
Any individuals our groups that would like to appear in the program should contact Dave Fog at Emmetsburg High Scohol or at his home to schedule their act and receive any assistance in preparing their show. There is still room for talent!!
JUNIOR?MISS PAGEANT- Ava Burdorf, (front) age 6, was named Little Miss Shamrock. Tatum Iverson, (right) age 10, was named Little Lassie. Kayla Joyce, (back left) age 14, was named Irish Miss. --Kelsey Buck photo
The Jazz Band, under the direction of Aaron Phillips, will begin the evening's entertainment before the Junior Varsity Show Choir "Black and Gold" will reprised their outstanding Division I performance from state contest and their first place finishes at Vermillion and Emmetsburg and their runner-up showing at the Sioux Falls competition this past weekend.
The Varsity Show Choir, High Voltage, will bring their show that earned the 30th Division I rating in thirty-one years from the IHSMA State Show Choir Contest to the stage. High Voltage is enjoying another banner year of competition with the Class 2A championships and finals qualifications at the Vermillion, West Liberty and Dallas Center Show Choir events, as well as winning Class 1A this past weekend at the Sioux Falls Washington Best of Show competition. The Middle School Show Choir, Evolution, is also coming off their championship performance at the Emmetsburg "Extravaganza" Show Choir Invitational and last weekend's appearance at the Sioux Falls Washington "Best Of Show" competition Friday night.
The public is invited and encouraged to attend an evening of entertainment to get the St. Pats festivities rolling. A small admission will be charged as a fundraiser for the EHS Vocal Department.