Drama Hawks prepare for ‘Meet Me in St. Louis'

Item photo by Shea Singley L-R: Lyndsey Carr as Tootie Smith, Brittany Ebeling as Rose Smith, Hannah Schreffler as Esther Smith, Jose Galarza as Grandpa Prophater, Yelitza Pagan as Agnes Smith and Michael Hertzog as Lon Smith during a musical number at a recent practice.
Item photo by Shea Singley Hannah Schreffler as Rose Smith during a solo at a recent practice.

Hamburg Area High School Drama Hawks are hard at work rehearsing for their upcoming spring musical, “Meet Me in St. Louis.” Last week they were doing run-throughs in preparation for opening night with his April 11 at 7 p.m. in the Hamburg Area High School auditorium. Showing off not only their acting skills, but also vocal skills the cast was fine-tuning their performances to give their best rendition of the musical. Following the Friday night opening, there are performances on April 12 at 7 p.m. and April 13 at 2 p.m.

There is a cost for tickets. To purchase tickets call 610-562-3861 ext. 2599 or email dramahawks@yahoo.com.

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Shea Singley

Shea Singley is the editor of The Hamburg Area Item. She grew up in Berks County and spent three years at the University of Arizona, Tucson, where she double majored in Creative Writing and English before transferring to Kutztown University where she majored in Professional Writing. Shea graduated from Kutztown University in 2012 and during that time completed an internship in the publication department of a non-profit organization in Washington, DC. She joined Berks-Mont Newspapers in March of 2013 and had enjoyed getting the chance to explore the Hamburg area and meet the readers. Reach the author at ssingley@berksmontnews.com or follow Shea on Twitter: @hamburgitem.