Newspaper article Gympie Times, The Qld.

Variety Show to Mark 100 Years

Newspaper article Gympie Times, The Qld.

Variety Show to Mark 100 Years

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Byline: Kaili Parker-Price

THE who's who of past performing arts students will return to Gympie State High School for a variety concert as part of its centenary celebrations in March, 2012.

While she is keeping some details under wraps until the big event in March next year, organiser Rita O'Neil did let slip that accomplished performers and past students including Eden Read and Matthew Fell will take to the stage for the occasion.

Many experienced and talented musicians will appear on the program including Dr Rock (AKA Geoff Walden) and drum teacher Jason Bray. Theatre director Peter Blyth and the Zodiac Players are working on skits for the concert.

Also sharing their talents with Gympie are singing teacher Kerri Eaton, the Atherton Brothers and Melanie Ricketts, now the conductor for an all-male symphony choir in Sydney.

For Mrs O'Neil, the centenary is as much a chance to showcase the talented bunch of past and present students as it is to catch up with old friends. …

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