What is Show Choir?

Show Choir is a performance group that focuses on songs in the pop, rock, jazz, or musical theater style. 

Information from Ms. Kensek
2018-19 Information Sheet sent to parents - to be posted

Vocal Rush Fall Showcase Costume Needs - to be posted
​Vocal Rush Competition Season Costume Needs - to be posted

Spirit Wear Order Form - to be posted

Fall Showcase Event is Fundraiser to support competition costs
​Please attend parent planning meeting and sign-up to volunteer.
 
Summer In-House Show Choir Camps
Thank you to everyone who helped make Unity Show Choir Camp a big success! .

​Click
HERE - for video and photo highlights from 2014 Camp.


A special “thank you” to the businesses that helped us stay within our budget in 2012:   Philo Franks Center, Philo Township Hall, Bacon & Van Buskirk, Courson Music, Monical’s Pizza, Philo Tavern, Meijer in Urbana, and Za’s. A special “thank you” to the businesses that helped us stay within our budget in 2014:   Monical’s Pizza, Meijer in Urbana, Hickory River, Za’s and the Sidney Dairy Barn



















Unity Show Choir Camp (usual details ... watch for 2019 specifics to be posted in April)
Held at Unity High School

Attendees divided into Junior High and Senior High groups

Each day would include vocal and dance instruction and fun activities

End of camp performance for family and friends

T-shirt included in camp fee

$100 per Unity Student and $100 for one additional sibling and $85 for other additional siblings


2018-19 Vocal Rush Schedule

Competition Dates - 2/2, 2/23, 3/9
School Performance Dates - to be posted

Marathon Rehearsals - check google calendar
​Full Year Schedule/Info doc - to be posted
Fall Showcase Fundraiser - watch for 2018 info


Unity Show Choir Camp - watch for summer 2019 info

Show Choir

2018

   Herscher
     3rd Runner-Up

     Brownsburg - video
     Advanced to Finals - 2nd Runner-Up!!
     Kristin Brinkley, Outstanding Performer

​     El Paso-Gridley
     2nd Runner Up
     People's Choice Award
     Kira Brinkley, Outstanding Performer


​2017
   
Herscher
     2nd Place, small school division
     People's Choice Award
      Dylan Holt Best Male Soloist


   
Brownsburg
  
3rd Place, small school division
     Tyler Gadbury "Outstanding Performer"
​     Dylan Holt Best Male Soloist


  
Lafayette-Jefferson - video/photos
     2nd runner up, small school division
     Dani Boulos "Outstanding Performer"

2016

Herscher
     2nd Runner up 
     People's Choice Award
​     Matt Cloud Best Male Soloist
         in a show. & Best Solo Competition

 

Lafayette-Jefferson
     1st runner up, division

     Dylan Holt "Outstanding Performer"
     Matt Cloud Best Male Soloist in a Show
          & Best Solo Competition

 

El Paso-Gridley
​     4th Place runner up
     Morgan Burwell "Outstanding Performer"
     "People's Choice Award"

Fine Arts Festival - video
 

2015
FAME Chicago
     1st Place of Tier 2
​     5th Place Overall
Watseka
     3rd place
     Matt Cloud Outstanding Soloist
     Ariel Flowers Outstanding Performer
Springfield Southeast
     Thanasi Pyle Outstanding Performer
​Fine Arts Festival - video
 

 

2014
Quincy Showcase of Excellence

Best of Class - Small School Category
1st Place - Novice Division
Outstanding Scenic Design (overall flow, effect, vocal variety, etc..)
People’s Choice
Gold Participation

 

Watseka
​1st Place Class A Division

 

Fine Arts Festival - video
 

​​2013

First Ever Show Choir Competition on 2/23/13

Sound Explosion in Springfield - photos
Preliminary Awards - Junior Varsity Division (smaller schools or schools with new show choir programs)

     • Runner-up Junior Varsity Division
     • People’s Choice Award
     • Individual Performance Awards:  Katie Craft, Bethany Sims & Sonya Walsten
Top six scoring groups of the ENTIRE day were invited to the Event Finals
     •  Unity Vocal Rush - 4th Place Event Finals!!

Fine Arts Festival - video

Competition Season Results

2018-19 Front Row Schedule

School Performance Dates - TBA
​Community Performance Dates - TBA
​Full Year Schedule/Info doc - ?
2019-20 Tryouts - ?

2016 In-house Show Choir Camp - click HERE for video
2016 Show Choir Season Photos/Video - Click HERE