September 25th, 2016

Kiwanis Festival 2016

Herald photo by Ian Martens Adjudicator Joanne Hounsell works on opening up posture with Chevy Forsyth after he performed in a senior voice category as part of the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival this week at the Southminster United Church.  @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens The LCI Gold Concert Band performs during the Kiwanis Music and Speech Arts Festival Thursday at the Yates. @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens Sisters Margo and Thirza Van Garderen smile as they listen to adjudicator Theresa Plotnick after performing in a violin duet category during the Kiwanis Music and Speech Arts Festival Thursday evening at the Library Theatre Gallery. The annual festival wraps up this weekend. @IMartensHeraldHandbellsHerald photo by Ian Martens Carlin Bodnar looks over while performing with the rest of the trumpet section and the R.I. Baker Middle School Grade 6 Band during the Kiwanis Music and Speech Arts Festival Thursday at the Yates. @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens Adjudicator Marlis Gunderson works to help Lukas Bourque draw the emotion out of his performance of BeethovenÕs Symphony No. 5 in a junior piano category during the Kiwanis Music and Speech Arts Festival Monday at the Library Theatre Gallery. @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens Adjudicator Don Ross works with the Magrath Elementary Recorders during the Kiwanis Music and Speech Arts Festival Friday at the Library Theatre Gallery. @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens Zosia Adelman curtsies following her performance of ÒSome DayÓ in the vocal solo contemporary/modern composers 6 & under category during the Kiwanis Music and Speech Arts Festival Thursday at the Sterndale Bennett Theatre.  @IMartensHerald© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin Dana Visser is reflected in the piano while performing a piano solo at the Kiwanis Festival today. #yql© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana MartinHerald photo by Ian Martens Adjudicator Joy Berg works on technique with the Taber Central School Grade 4-6 Choir after their performance of ÒFeed the BirdsÓ from ÒMary PoppinsÓ during the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Wednesday at the Southminster United Church. @IMartensHerald© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana Martin© Lethbridge Herald photo by Tijana MartinHerald photo by Ian Martens Hunter Semrau performs How Glory Goes from the musical Floyd Collins in the musical theatre solo ballad 16 and under category during the first day of the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Monday at the Yates. The annual festival runs until March 19th at venues around the city. @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens Hannah Orr performs Somewhere Over the Rainbow in the musical theatre solo ballad 13 and under category during the first day of the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Monday at the Yates. The annual festival runs until March 19th at venues around the city. @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens Evelyn Kampert plays the organ during the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Monday at the Yates. The annual festival runs until March 19th at venues around the city. @IMartensHeraldHerald photo by Ian Martens Adjudicator Marliss Weber leads a group of junior poetry competitors in a quick session on how to bow to the audience during the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Tuesday at the St. AugustineÕs Hall. @IMartensHerald Herald photo by Ian Martens Haley Smith performs ÒWaiting for LifeÓ in the musical theatre solo up-tempo 14 and under category during the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Tuesday at the Yates.  @IMartensHerald Herald photo by Ian Martens Lauren Anderson recites T.S. EliotÕs ÒThe Old Gumbie CatÓ in the narrative/dramatic poetry solo 7 and under category during the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Tuesday at the St. AugustineÕs Hall. @IMartensHerald Herald photo by Ian Martens Kaytlyn Olson glides across the stage on a scooter as she performs ÒInto the WoodsÓ in the musical theatre solo up-tempo 14 and under category during the Kiwanis Music & Speech Arts Festival Tuesday at the Yates. @IMartensHerald