The children at King's Valley Christian School are preening for this weekend's performance of the musical "Hairspray," which opened with a matinée performance Thursday ahead of the main shows Friday and Saturday evening.
The cast consists of a group of talented 5th through 8th graders, directed by drama teacher Margie Morris and assisted by Amanda Pouch.
"I am just so impressed with our drama teacher," said Elizabeth Cofer, the parent of a 5th grader at King's Valley. "...What she has done to evolve [the performing arts] program — It's one of the things that makes King's Valley really special. This production rivals community theater as far as I'm concerned."
What: "Hairspray" performed by King's Valley 5th to 8th graders
When: Friday, Nov. 9 at 6:30 p.m. and Saturday, Nov. 10 6 p.m.
Where: King's Valley Christian School, 4255 Clayton Road, Concord."
How Much: Tickets are $3. Only a limited number are available and must be bought from the Kings Valley School Office by 4 p.m. Friday.
What do you think of the performing arts program at King's Valley? Are you going to see "Hairspray"? Share your experience in the comments.