Harmony Scholars strut their stuff this weekend
SHERI RYAN/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Cast members of the 2012 Harmony Scholars include: first row from left, Amber Guzman, Courtney Lazar, Amanda Stocker, Krista Paul and Mary Jane Thomas. Second row, Emily Horvath, Courtney Williams, Stephanie Kachelries, Taylor Banditelli, Joselyn Zedalis and Ashlee Miller. Back row are Samantha Zlock, Brielle Poeldnurk, Kayla Melber, Richard Smith, Breanna Cullen, Jordan Kulp, Jacinda Ruzicka and Matt Keer.
Spring time is the right time for the annual presentation of Harmony Scholars at Panther Valley High School.
This year, Panther Valley is celebrating 20 years of Harmony Scholars with a "Best of" performance featuring crowd favorites from the past two decades.
The 2012 performance is directed by Kathy Crampsie and Patty Vito and assisted by Keith Miller. The master of ceremonies will be J. Chris West. Costume design is by Terri Williams, Maureen Gurka, Karen Ruzicka, Ann Harrigan and Grace Ann Williams.
The stage and set designs are the creation of Lisa Hiles, Tom Zlock, Pam Zlock, Dave King, Chrissy King, Alec Mertz Kristen Kehler, MaryAnn Yurchak, Beth Duke, Maria Sczecina, Monica Marshall and also by the parents of various cast members.
Lighting directors are Pam Poeldnurk and Chris Opresko with special effects by Frank Fabrizio of Remember When Video. Music will be provided by DJ Thad Hager.
The show will be held this Friday and Saturday beginning at 7:30 p.m. in the high school auditorium. Proceeds from the performances will benefit two Panther Valley Elementary School employees who are presently battling cancer as well as the American Cancer Society.