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World-renowned performing group Young Ambassadors coming to Kanab
The world-renowned Young Ambassadors from Brigham Young University will bring their new show, Heartsongs - Melodies of Love, to Kanab on Friday, November 22 at 7:30 p.m. in the Kanab High School Auditorium. Get your tickets today at Canyon Book, Glazier’s Family Market or Honey’s Marketplace. It’s recommended to get tickets in advance.
The Young Ambassadors are a group of singers, dancers, and musicians who have gained a reputation for entertaining excellence through energetic and heart-warming musical theater entertainment. Here’s a sample of their reputation around the world:
“The production was a sheer delight from the moment it opened with the band and then to be bowled over by the energy, the costumes, the dancing, and vibrant colour and the most beautiful chorus work and the soloists who were of the highest standard and who could most definitely be on the Broadway stage.”
– Micheal Simmons, Port Elisabeth, South Africa
“I heard many people mention that this was the best show they had ever seen. There arose a storm of applause when they finished their performance. The Young Ambassadors visit to Sendai has been very successful.”
– Takashi Hayasaka, Sendai, Japan
The Young Ambassadors perform Heartsong: Melodies of Love, a stage production celebrating favorites from some of America’s best-loved musical scores like Singing in the Rain, Thoroughly Modern Millie, and Rodgers and Hammerstein Cinderella.
The show also highlights hits from artists like The Beatles and Michael Bublé. The Young Ambassadors combine professional sound and staging with captivating choreography into a 90-minute presentation.
The Young Ambassadors will also be providing a free performing seminar for all high school students in the area. The seminar will be at Kanab High School at 1:45 p.m. on Friday, November 22, the day of the performance. The seminar will focus on singing, dancing, acting, and playing musical instruments, and will last 90 minutes.