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Finalists Announced for Arts Alive 2013

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The Bay Education Foundation and Panhandle Educators Federal Credit Union are proud to announce the performers featured in the 3rd annual Arts Alive event at Edgewater Beach Resort on April 5, 2013. All performers are students or employees of Bay District Schools who are donating their time and talent to raise money for visual and performing arts and Take Stock in Children scholarships. 

"You will be amazed at the level of talent in this show," said Greg Frith, President/CEO, Panhandle Educators Federal Credit Union and chairman of the BEF Board of Directors. "We auditioned more than seventy acts to create a variety show with something to appeal to everyone. We have dance, drama, vocal and instrumental music." 

Arts Alive will feature an art exhibit and silent auction during the champagne reception.  A delicious three-course dinner and the performing arts showcase will round out the evening.

This year's performing arts showcase will feature:

  • Ensemble Cantiamo (Bay High School)
  • Kortney Adcock and Leandra Adcock (A Crawford Mosley High School)
  • Kristin Barkaloo (Bay Virtual School)
  • Academy of Dance Dazzlers featuring Wesley Holdcraft (Bay Haven Charter Academy), Regan Kinard (North Bay Haven Charter Academy) and Emily Powell (Tommy Smith Elementary School)
  • Kelly Rose Henning (Bay Haven Charter Academy)
  • Rudi Skiba (Bay High School) and Kristen Griffith (Deane Bozeman School)
  • Mowat Blue and Gold Dance Team (Mowat Middle School)
  • Alissa Rios (North Bay Haven Charter School)
  • Bryn Walls, Krysten Dodgen-Evans and Sophie Adsit (A. Crawford Mosley High School)
  • Dezmond Cole and Justice Allen (Bay High School)
  • Jesselyn Dudinsky (North Bay Haven Charter Academy)
  • Rusty Thompson (North Bay Haven Charter Academy)
  • Mason St. Germain and Holly Fuller (J.R. Arnold High School)
  • Blake Brannon (Deane Bozeman School)
  • Emma Hunter (Mowat Middle School)

The Arts Alive reception will also feature some amazing talent including:

  • Thomas Millet (Bay High School)
  • Jada Pierce (North Bay Haven Charter Academy)
  • Dominick Boston (Oscar Patterson Elementary School)

Tickets for Arts Alive are $125 each ($1,000 per table) and may be purchased by calling 767.4111 or
e-mailing Advanced reservations are required.