Shall We Dance?

Shall We Dance?

 Celebrating the Music that Moves Us

Kadanse! dancers Fitz Gerald St. Hilaire and Kelley Walsh
and Vocalist by Rene Pfister

a portion of the proceeds from both concerts will go toward relief in Haiti

Saturday, March 20, 2010 8:00pm
Sunday, March 21, 2010 3:00pm

Americal Civic Center – Wakefield, MA

Tickets for the evening performance at 8:00pm are $15, $12 seniors/children.
Doors will open at 7:00P for a themed raffle and refreshments.

Tickets for the Sunday matinee at 3:00pm are $15, $12 seniors/children
Doors will open at 2:00P for a themed raffle and refreshments.

Program includes…


Concert Pieces

Shall We Dance from “The King and I” by Rodgers and Hammerstein, arr. by Robert Russell Bennett
Suite of Old American Dances (Cake Walk, Schottische, Western One-Step, Wallflower Waltz and Rag), by Robert Russell Bennett
Danzon, by Leonard Bernstein, arr. by John Krance
Hoe Down from “Rodeo” by Aaron Copland, arr. by Mark Rogers
I Could Have Danced All Night from “My Fair Lady” by Alan Jay Lerner, arr. by C. Paul Herfurth

Dance Pieces

Fast Swing – A String of Pearls, by Jerry Gray, arr. by John Wasson
Slow Swing – Moonlight Serenade, by Glenn Miller, arr. by Jerome Thomas
Latin – Sway (vocals by Rene Pfister), by Pablo Beltran Ruiz, Demetrio Traconis Molina, words by Norman Gimbel, arr. by Andrea Ravizza
Rock – Let’s Twist Again, Kal Mann/David Appell, arr. by Ted Parson
Polka – Beer Barrel Polka, Lew Brown, Wladimir A. Timm and Jaromir Vejvoda
Group Dance – Hava Nagila, arr. by Willy Hautvast
Ballad – Misty (trombone feature), by E. Garner/M. Peeters
Mack The Knife (vocals by Rene Pfister), Weill/Brecht/Blitzstein, arr. Marcel Saurer/ Norman Tailor

Featured Dance Pieces

Mambo Cubano (Latin) featuring dancers Kelley & Fitz
Audience Competition Pieces: Blue Tango by Leroy Anderson
Waltz of the Flowers from “The Nutcracker Suite” by Peter Tschaikowsky, arr. by Clair W. Johnson
Sing, Sing, Sing by Benny Goodman