Pawling’s Got Talent!

There’s a family friendly and fun night out coming up in Pawling Friday, November 17. Pawling Public Radio/WPWL will once again host “Pawling’s Got Talent!” This local talent show, which will give area residents the opportunity to get together with friends, family, and neighbors to enjoy the talents of local children and adults, and support Pawling Public Radio/WPWL.

The doors of the Pawling High School auditorium will open at 6:00 p.m. for general seating. The Junior Competition, which is for students in grades Kindergarten through 8, will start at 6:30 p.m. After an intermission where refreshments will be sold, the entertainment continues with the Senior Competition. These performers are high school students as well adults from the Pawling community.

There will be singers, dancers, musicians, and a comedian who will be competing for cash prizes, trophies, and of course bragging rights!

Master of Ceremonies Jeff Arnold will once again introduce acts and entertain the audience. Grammy award-winning rhythm and blues artist and Pawling resident Aaron Neville will once again, join our panel of judges. The judging panel will also include Middle School Principal Allan Lipsky, Middle/Elementary Assistant Principal Michelle Rivas, and Pawling Pubic Radio trustee, contributor, and talent promoter Jacque Roche.

Please check the list of performers and see if there is someone you know. They would love it if you came out to cheer for them as well as the other contestants.

Competing in the Junior Division are Noelle Vitro & Emma Donovan, Klara Dziurdzinski, Ayah Elidrissi-Elamrani, Rileigh Feery, Samantha Ferraiola, Isabella & Charlotte Genesi, Veronica Webber, Sofia Collins & Ellie Grahn, TJ Marrow, Sebastian Ore, and Autumn Tompkins & Anise Andresen.

Competing in the Senior Division are Veronica Bucci, Danielle Chu, John Comerford, Alyssa Harris, Angela Hill, Keegan Lewick, Jim Lowe, Kayla Nappi, Danielle Noonan, Samantha Saunders & Dawn O’Creen, Gianna Torres and Mariah Warren.

Tickets are $7.00 per person and will be available in advance at The Annex Florist in the Village of Pawling, as well as at the door.

Joan Roberts, the event chairperson, is delighted with the array of talent and promises a fun and upbeat show. So please come out and cheer for our talented local performers and see for yourself that Pawling’s Got Talent!