The Upper Ohio Valley Opera Guild will host the Youngstown Connection on Nov. 25 in the production of "Giving Thanks for the Red, White and Blue" at St. Florian Hall in Wintersville.
Doors will open at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. and the performance to follow.
The performers consist of high school and college-age students from the Youngstown area school systems and are under the direction of Carol Baird. They have performed both in and out of the continental United States and will sing a mix of patriotic, Broadway and contemporary tunes.
NEXT?EVENT — The Youngstown Connection will return to perform Nov. 25 by invitation of the Upper Ohio Valley Opera Guild. Planning that event are guild members, top photo, seated, from left, Joyce Ryan-Orlando, Carlotta Jordan, Dottie Bossert, Mary Jo Rinaldi and Liz Morelli, and standing, Lina Leonard, Lil Ferguson, Joe Leonard, Carleen Scurti, Barb Wilinski, Kathy Antinone and Anita Jackson.
Tickets are $30 per person. Reservations and information can be obtained by contacting: Liz Morelli, (740) 264-1299; Carleen Scurti, (740) 264-9444; Joyce Ryan-Orlando, 740 (264-0292); Barb Wilinski, (740) 282-2161; Mary Jo Rinaldi, (740) 632-3676; and Anita Jackson, (740) 284-5861.
The event co-chairs are Anita Jackson, Mary Jo Rinaldi and Carleen Scurti.