DeForest Area High School “DeFortes” competed in the Silverstage Show Choir Invitational on Saturday, February 20 at Monona Grove High School. The group took 5th place with their show, “Feel Again.”
The DeFortes, an ensemble of high school music students, is directed by high school Choir Director, Maggie Condon. As an extra-curricular group, they meet on Monday evenings and every third Sunday of the month.
Their “Feel Again” show featured songs such as Hooked on a Feeling, I Feel the Earth Move, Can you Feel the Love Tonight, What is this Feeling, and Feel Again.
Wisconsin Singers return to PAC
The DeFortes Show Choir will host the University of Wisconsin Singers on March 11th at 7:30 pm at the DeForest Area High School Performing Arts Center (PAC). Tickets are on sale at Windsor Breads, Hometown Pharmacy, and the DeForest Area Middle School Office, or call 842-6821. The cost is $10 for students and senior citizens and $15 for adults. The evening will include introductory performances by the Middle School Show Choir and by the High School DeFortes Show Choir.
The Wisconsin Singers’ show, “Light up Camp Randall,” will include a special performer – Ericka Nelson, a 2015 graduate of DeForest Area High School.