Performing Arts BC Festival

From left, Elise Wiesinger, Evelyn Krieger, Maya Lefebvre, Tiana Ferlizza, Emily Nguyen.

Winners from the Penticton Kiwanis Music Festival did well after they advanced to the Performing Arts BC Festival in Chilliwack recently, where they competed in music, dance and speech arts with performers from all parts of the province.

Pictured are Elise Wiesinger, honourable mention, senior Canadian music; Evelyn Krieger, HM, senior piano; Maya Lefebvre, runner-up, junior vocal variety; Tiana Ferlizza, winner, national vocal variety and runner-up, national musical theatre; and Emily Nguyen, runner-up, modern dance level 2. Missing from photo: Makenna Jensen, runner-up, intermediate musical theatre; Jaxon Jensen, winner, senior vocal variety and runner-up, senior musical theatre; Meg Peters, runner-up, intermediate Shakespeare and HM, intermediate speech arts; Melissa Clemson, runner-up, senior Shakespeare and HM senior speech arts; Owen Kincade, HM, ballet level 1; Brianna Godsoe, HM, stage dance level 2.