Best of Broadway
The RB Chorale will present its 44th Anniversary Show, “Best of Broadway, Yesterday and Today,” on Friday, June 9 and Saturday, June 10 at 7 p.m. at the Poway Performing Arts Center. The highlight each night will be the competition by the finalists of the chorale’s annual scholarship auditions. Finalists appearing on Friday night include: vocalist Austin John Thatcher (Poway High School); pianist Sophia Liu Su (Scripps Ranch High School); and tenor saxophonist Derrick “DJ” Kennedy Martin, Jr. (Poway High School). Finalists appearing on Saturday night include: vocalist Garrett Caelan Weir (Mt. Carmel High School); pianist Proma Dewanjee (Carlsbad High School); and vocalist Anne Thorvick (Poway High School).
Following their performances, the final ranking will be decided by audience vote. A total of $15,000 will be divided among them, with $3,500 going to the top spot each night, and $2,500 and $1,500 to the next picks. Tickets to the show can be purchased at www.rbchorale.org or by calling 858-458-7664. Net proceeds benefit the RB Chorale Scholarship Fund.