March 16-17, 2012
A Performing Arts Ministry musical theater concert. Features inspirational Broadway songs with soloists Jana Koppula, Tara Alexander, Michelle Moreno, Clare Snodgrass, Claire Skelley, and Colin Tidwell. Joined by professional singers from the community, as well as wonderful Musical Theater students from CCUSD.
Many thanks to Dave for filming the great performances, and to all who supported the show! It was a successful, fun, and uplifting production. Please contact Marina at the church office with any and all interests in the Grace Performing Arts Ministry - email@example.com.
Click the video below to view the first act in this site, or the links below to view individual acts on Youtube. Congratulations again to all who participated! Enjoy!
Part 1 (above): Introduction by Director/Choreographer Marina Tidwell. - Colin Tidwell with the Farragut Elementary Afterschool Musical Theatre Class and Thursdays-at-Grace perform "Life's a Happy Song" by Brett McKenzie, from THE MUPPET MOVIE 2011.
Part 2: Farragut Elementary Afterschool Musical Theatre Class and Thursdays-at-Grace perform "You Can't Stop the Beat" from HAIRSPRAY, by Shaiman & Witmann. - Lisa Fabio performs "Fascinating Rhythm" from LADY BE GOOD, by George and Ira Gershwin.
Part 3: Richard Rosales performs "Pure Imagination" by Bricusse and Newley, from WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY. Gere Fennelly accompanies on piano. - Jeannie Kuhn performs "Defying Gravity" by Stephen Schwartz, from WICKED.
Part 4: Lisa Fabio performs "Someone to Watch Over Me" by George and Ira Gershwin, from OH, KAY! Farragut Elementary Afterschool Musical Theatre Class performs "We Go Together" from GREASE by Jacobs and Casey.
Part 5: Jana Koppula performs "Glory of Love" by Billy Hill. - Michelle Moreno and Clare Snodgrass perform "Some Things Are Meant to Be" from LITTLE WOMEN, by Howland & Dickson; accompanied by Jana Koppula.
Part 6: Tara Alexander performs "Someone Like You" by Wildhorn & Bricusse for JEKYLL & HYDE. Jana Koppula accompanies on piano. - Clare Snodgrass and Ryan Thom perform "All I Ask of You" by Webber and Hart for PHANTOM OF THE OPERA. Jana Koppula accompanies on the piano.
Part 7: Michelle Moreno performs "The Song That Goes Like This" by Idle and DePrez for SPAMALOT.
Claire Skelley performs "Popular" by Stephen Schwartz for WICKED.
Part 8: Mariko Rooks performs "Schroeder" by Clark Gesner for YOU'RE A GOOD MAN, CHARLIE BROWN. - Richard Rosales performs "Dancing Through Life" by Stephen Schwartz for WICKED. Gere Fennelly accomanies on piano.
Part 9: David Stamford sings "God Save the People" by Stephen Schwartz from GODSPELL. Michelle Moreno and Clare Snodgrass sing backup. Jana Kopulla accompanies on piano, Michael Simpson on guitar. - The Ensemble performs "Through Heaven's Eyes" by Stephen Schwartz from THE PRINCE OF EGYPT. Jana Kopulla accompanies on piano, Jim Snodgrass on percussion.