Come along and see the 2016 Goosnargh and Whittingham Whitsuntide Festival year launched with a swing!
“Showtime” takes place at Goosnargh Village Hall, Church Lane, at 2pm this Sunday, January 31.
“Elsa” will be at the door to greet you, as well as singing her own theme from “Frozen.”
There are songs from “Oliversongs” and the St Francis’ School Choir, solo musical numbers by two talented young singers from Goosnargh Oliverson’s and a very special performance from the new St Francis’ School Band.
Hannah and Grace Chadwick join young adult performing arts students from Preston College who will thrill with numbers from musicals including “Shrek”and “Tarzan” and lecturer and musical theatre professional Michael Cosgrove will join the cast for a surprise grand finale.
Those fortunate enough to see the students’ outstanding production of “Into the Woods” at Preston Charter Theatre will know what to expect.
During the interval, festival queen 2015 Melissa Crawley will draw her successor’s name and high school pupils resident in Goosnargh or Whittingham may register between 1 and 2pm on the day, with the support of a parent/guardian, if they wish to be queen.
Special guests will include the Mayor of Preston and the President of Longridge and North Preston Rotary Club.
Admission is £2 for adults and £1 for children, but is free for performers and festival queen candidates.