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PRHS Students Headline 'Footloose'
Once again, two Porter Ridge students are headlining the Union County Performance Ensemble’s spring musical. Opening this week, UCPE is presenting the musical, Footloose. Leading the cast are two Porter Ridge students, senior Jennifer La Bianca and junior Josh Boyer. Jennifer and Josh join a long tradition of Porter Ridge students leading casts for UCPE including last year’s ‘Phantom of the Opera’.
The cast members auditioned in the fall and have been in rehearsal for months. The upcoming performance was featured Tuesday on Fox News Rising. See their appearance in the video below.
Footloose will be performed at Central Academy of Technology and Arts. The opening night is Thursday, February 14 at 7:30 pm. The performances will take place February 14 – 16 and 21-13 at 7:30 pm. Matinees will also be offered on February 17 and 24 at 2:30 pm. Tickets can be purchased through Carolina Tix by clicking here. Tickets are $10 for adults, and $6 for students.
Written by: April Dawkins
Posted: Feb 12, 2013 by April Dawkins