WILKES-BARRE — Nearly 500 dancers from all across Northeastern Pennsylvania will pool their talents in two performances at the F. M. Kirby Center as the Joan Harris Center stages its 36th annual school recital. Titled “Hooray for Hollywood!” the production features the music from the silver screen with special attention to the genre of dance films.
Contemporary music as well as classic hits will all be part of this fast-paced review that promises some thing for everyone. Expect to see Broadway-styled song and dance routines followed by thoughtful lyrical works in a show that features costumes from around the country, lush scenery and professional lighting design.
Hooray for Hollywood! is scheduled for 1 and 6 p.m. Saturday, June 16. Tickets may be purchased at the Harris Conservatory for the Arts in Luzerne, or at the Kirby the weekend of the shows. For more information, call the studio at 570-287-7977 or visit www.joanharrisdancers.com.