Cabaret Night Hits All the Right Notes

Ample measures of spirit, pluck, and talent were in the house as seventeen Upper School students and teachers braved the spotlight at the annual Cabaret Night. Musical selections ranged from 18th-century opera sung in Italian to classic Broadway show tunes to contemporary pop and folk songs. Performances brimmed with professions of love and longing, declarations of self-worth, and dreams of success. History teacher Suzy Glazer, a classically trained soprano, treated the audience to two Broadway hits, and Chorale director Joseph Horning, who organized and hosted the popular event, opened the evening with a rousing rendition of an Oklahoma! favorite. He later performed a duet with Voice teacher Adriana Repetto and provided some piano accompaniment throughout the evening, along with Valerie J. Becker P'15 and sophomore Henry Goddard.

 

"Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin'" from Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma!

Joseph Horning with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Part of Your World" from Alan Menken's The Little Mermaid

Samantha Moskow '19 with Adriana Repetto

 

"The Night We Met" by Ben Schneider

Aanika Patel '21 with Joseph Horning

 

"Journey to the Past" from Stephen Flaherty & Lynn Ahrens's Anastasia

"Who Will Love Me As I Am" from Bill Russell and Henry Krieger's Side Show

Alyse & Kira Bierly '19 with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Si, tra i ceppi" from Handel's Berenice

"When I Think about the Maidens" by Michael Head

Chongyuan Hong '20 with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Home" from Alan Menken's Beauty and the Beast

"Adelaide's Lament" from Frank Loesser's Guys and Dolls

Alice O'Neill '19 with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Blue Velvet" by Bernie Wayne & Lee Morris

"Can't Help Falling in Love" by George Weiss, Luigi Creatore, and Hugo Peretti

Lana Tilke '19 with Joseph Horning

 

"Easy" by Lionel Richie

Pierce Haley '19 with Joseph Horning

 

"At Last" by Harry Warren

Consi Faling '18 with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Love in the Dark" by Adele Adkins and Sam Dixon

Priya Devavaram '21 with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Après un Rêve" by Gabriel Faure

"I Wish It So" from Marc Blitzstein's Juno

Tessa Haining '19 with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Empty Chairs Empty Tables" from Claude Michel Schönberg's Les Miserables

Cole Grevelink '20 with Joseph Horning

 

"Playing Nancy" from Tim Minchin's Groundhog Day

"Simple Joys" from Stephen Schwartz's Pippin

Tina Kulow '20 with Henry Goddard '20 and Valerie J. Becker

 

"I've Got You Under My Skin" from Cole Porter's Born to Dance

Myles Nadeau-Davis '20 with Henry Goddard '20

 

"Much More" from Harvey Schmidt's The Fantasticks

"If I Loved You" from Rodgers & Hammerstein's Carousel

Suzy Glazer with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Till There Was You" from Meredith Willsons's The Music Man

Joseph Horning & Adriana Repetto with Valerie J. Becker

 

"Vanilla Ice Cream" from Jerry Boch's She Loves Me

Adriana Repetto with Valerie J. Becker

 

(Click here to view photos of the evening's performers if gallery window above is not registering properly.)

 

Homepage photo: Lana Tilke '19 accompanied by Joseph Horning

Above photo: Myles Nadeau-Davis '20 accompanied by Henry Goddard '20

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