April 17, 2014 | Vol. 95, No. 91

Show choir heads to Branson

IRONWOOD - Luther L. Wright High School's show choir Accent! departed Wednesday on an educational and performance tour to Branson, Mo.

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MEMBERS OF Luther L. Wright High School\'s show choir Accent! pose together recently in Ironwood. The group departed Wednesday on an educational and performance tour to Branson, Mo. Pictured are, from left, first row: Emma Tervonen, Isabel Guadarrama, Brittany Stella, Vanessa Nasi, Kate Erickson, Anna Zacharkiw, Kelsey Hagen and Caitlyn Agee; second row: Bailey Barthel, Kristle Jackson, Vivian Gammill, Ethan Puisto, Vanessa Clausen, Rachel Pallin, Bryant Rowe and Noah Terzano; third row: Kate Averitt, Jourdyn McGrath, Danielle Duray, Emily Routsala, Jacob Cadeau, Logan Jacisin and Dylan Neill. Not pictured: Robert Burchell and Tessa Cleland.

The group, directed by Denise Woodward, will open for several shows during the tour, including Legends in Concert at the Dick Clark Theater; Dancing Queen, a '70s show, at Kings Castle Theater; and the Hamner Unbelievable Variety Show at Hamner-Barber Theatre, all in Branson.

The singers will also take educational tours in Branson at locations including the Titanic Museum and Ripley's Believe It Or Not Museum.

"Accent! wishes to thank the community for their support of their fundraising efforts this year," Woodward said. Area businesses and organizations also supported the trip.

The group will return Sunday.