2006-08-10 / About Town

Audition for talent show next week

Frank Darigan, a man who wears many hats, will once again be the master of ceremonies for the Jamestown Community Chorus' annual talent show on Thursday, Aug. 17, at 7:30 p.m., at the Community Center.

This benefit show will also include a silent auction, raffle, and refreshments.

This 17th annual show, called "Good Ol' Summertime," will delight folks of all ages with many old and new performers.

The acts on center stage will include the Jamestown Community Band, the "Kathy

Brownell Follies," Emily Anthony on violin, Janet Grant on piano, "Just for Fun," Christopher Monti on guitar, and Terry Horsley and Friends, just to name a few.

On Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 12 and 13, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., chorus members will be selling raffle tickets at McQuade's Marketplace. Tickets will also be sold at East Ferry on Saturday, Aug. 12, from 9 a.m. to noon. Prizes of $100, $75, and $50 in "Chamber Bucks" are redeemable at over 30 Jamestown businesses. The drawing will be held at the show.

Talented folks are invited to the open auditions this coming Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 14 and 15, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Producer Janet Kirk and director Tom Pederson encourage everyone to audition for the show at the Community Center, 41 Conanicus Ave. An accompanist will be available.

Talent show tickets cost $7 for adults and $5 for seniors and children. They are available at Baker's Pharmacy, Jamestown Hardware, Secret Garden, from chorus members, and at the door.

Call 423-1574 for additional information.

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