The Cedar Ridge High School combined choirs, under the direction of Angie Phillips, will perform A Night On Broadway as their annual spring pops concert on Thursday, May 18 and Friday, May 19 at 7:00 PM.
Presented in two acts, the concert will offer a journey through some of the most iconic and popular musicals in American Musical Theater history. The choirs will bring to life some of the most cherished characters and enduring songs from Broadway.
The concert will feature favorites from The Wiz, Pippin, Singin' In the Rain, Kinky Boots, Chicago, Legally Blonde, Cabaret and one of the greatest love stories of all time, West Side Story. Follow the evolution of musical theater styles from the 1950’s shimmy of Grease, the 1960s and Motown influence of DreamGirls, the 1970’s intensity and excitement of Pippin, through the 1990’s rock and pop of Rent. Classics from the past are reimagined in gripping storylines through Jersey Boys, Mamma Mia, Once, and the epic and tragic Les Misérables.
Performances will be held in the Cedar Ridge High School Auditorium, 1125 New Grady Brown School Road, Hillsborough, NC. Admission is $5; children under 14, seniors 60 and older, as well as Orange County Schools Employees receive free admission. Doors open at 6:30pm.
Cedar Ridge High School is located in Hillsborough, NC.
The choirs are dynamic groups with frequent performances and many awards.
The choirs are led by Choral Director Angie Phillips, a 2008 Cedar Ridge Alumna.