Tag: Senior Talent Show

Seniors Show Off Their Musical Talents

On March 31, over 100 performers showed show off their showmanship, during the Treasure of Talent show, held at the Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center. This great event was the 7th senior talent show put on by Inter Valley Health Plan. The show’s host John Lynd came out on stage dressed as a pirate, while Marcie Lerner from Inter Valley Health Plan acted as his ship mate during the festivities. There was no lack of talented acts, including the group, Melodix performing songs from the play, South Pacific. Nedra Murphy sang “Crazy,” just like Patsy Cline. Barry Sorensen and Alma Jimenez sang “Music of the Night,” from the Phantom of the Opera, and 85-year-old Frankie Fiore did the Frankie Flash Boogie. Members of Linaka Pua Llima danced to the Green Rose Hula. The Mojave Range Rovers Barber Shop Quartet wowed the audience, and members of the Jin Suk Korean dancers performed. At the end, all of the performers came out on stage to sing “God Bless America” together. The talent show is part of the Vitality Series developed by Inter Valley Health Plan, which is not just a health plan, but a lifestyle. You do not have to be a member to enjoy these programs, which are based on a philosophy of a mind-body-spirit health connection, designed to help people live a vigorous and full life – both physically and emotionally. Visit IVHP’s Medicare Information & Vitality Center, located in the Von’s shopping center on Hesperia Road in Victorville. For more information, call 800-251-8191, ext. 626.

Senior Talent Showcase Wows the Crowd with a Variety of Acts

In it’s sixth year, the Senior Talent Showcase had the 50 and better crowd giving it their all with flair! The event was held on March 29 in the Victor Valley College Performing Arts Center. The variety of acts included vocals, instrument medleys, dance, comedy, and more. The PAC was packed, as popularity of the event grows each year. Master of Ceremonies John Lynd used humor with each act that came on stage, including the following: • Dancers: Ke Ku’ena iluna a’u, Boogie Tappers, Jazz Tappers, Apple Valley Boot Scooters, Patti’s A Team, Sun City Rockettes, Esperanza Jackson, Su Kim’s Line Dancers, Hoku Ala of Apple Valley, and Saada Dancers. • Vocalists Bradley Leland Kingston, Mikki Carter, Bill Matticola, Louise Dodson, Irene Legere Martz, Richard Reeb, Cal Derone, Alma Jimenez, Terry Polakovic, Bill Eversole, Lou Sanders, Barry Sorensen, and Mojave Range Rovers Barbershop Quartet. • Instrumentalists: Walter Collins (trumpet), and Maury Richmond (violin). Inter Valley Health Plan and Heritage Victor Valley Medical Group are the sponsors of this event. dance, comedy, and more.