Broadway comes to Milligan College
Milligan College (September 19, 2007) – Bringing a combination of song and dance to campus, the Milligan College Concert Choir will present the third annual Broadway Revue, “No Business Like Show Business,” on Sept. 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. in Seeger Chapel’s Walker Auditorium at Milligan College.
The revue includes choreographed selections from “Beauty and the Beast,” such as “Belle,” “No Matter What” and “Be Our Guest.” Also included are songs from great shows of the 1930s, including “Of Thee I Sing,” “Dancing in the Dark” and “Get Happy,” as well as selections from Irving Berlin musicals ? ranging from “There’s No Business Like Show Business” and “Blue Skies” to “God Bless America.” The show also will include some upbeat spirituals and barbershop songs from the musical “Music Man.”
The show is directed by John Wakefield, associate professor of music at Milligan, choreographed by Robin Bailey Beals from Gay Whitt School of Dance in Johnson City, and accompanied by pianist Joel Buckner. Buckner will also be featured in a Count Basie piano selection.
Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for students of all ages. For more information or to purchase tickets, please contact the Milligan College Music office at 423.461.8723 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MILLIGAN UNIVERSITY is a Christian liberal arts university in Northeast Tennessee whose vision is to change lives and shape culture through a commitment to servant leadership. The university offers more than 100 majors, minors, pre-professional degrees and concentrations in a variety of fields, along with graduate and adult degree completion programs. To learn more about Milligan University, visit www.milligan.edu or call 800-262-8337.