Center Stage: Purduettes Spring Break Day 6
The Purduettes are welcomed to the Davenport School of the Arts by the principal and by teacher Janice Katz, a PMO alumnae from University Choir 1996-1999.
The Ladies perform for the middle school choir students.
Junior Emily Gorrell serenades a student.
Pure Emotion sings for the Davenport students.
The Purduettes showcase their choreography on "Ain't No Mountain High Enough."
The Ladies are treated to a performance by the Davenport steel drum band.
Purduettes Director Jeff Vallier works with the elementary school choir students on their solfege skills.
The Purduettes sing for the elementary students.
The Ladies demonstrate how important it is to have energy in a performance.
Sophomore Courtney Petro on "Signed, Sealed, Delivered."
The Ladies demonstrate following directions from their director as they hold their ending pose until Jeff tells them to break.
Director Jon Ranard on the keyboard.
The Ladies show their musical repertoire diversity by singing "Walk Him Up."
The Purduettes share their song with the children of Davenport.
Before lunch, Jeff Vallier leads the Ladies in singing a blessing.
The Purduettes are given a tour of the school by two Davenport students.
The Ladies learn about all the different art specialties the Davenport students can choose to study.
The Purduettes Seniors pose for a picture.
The Purduettes huddle up to get pumped for their last day of performances in Florida.
Katie Peine opens a performance for the Davenport students with "Dreamgirls."
The Ladies sing energetically for the K-8 Davenport students.
Courtney Petro and the Purduettes bring down the house with their upbeat tunes.
The Ladies show off their moves.
The Heatbreakers sing lots of familiar tunes in their "60's Medley."
The Ladies serenade the Davenport principal with "I've Got a Crush on You."
The Purduettes lift their voices in praise on "Shackles."
Sophomore Tina Tzinares on "Hosanna."
Jeff Vallier closes the show with "Hail Purdue."
The Ladies rehearse in Clearwater, Florida.
The Purduettes practice before their final spring break performance.
The alto section during their final soundcheck of the tour.
The Junior Class enjoys their final meal of the tour together.
The Purduettes open with "Great Day."
The Purduette Trio sings "Don't Sit Under the Apple Tree."
The Ladies bring some special friends to the stage for a serenade.
The Purduettes rhythm section in their final performance.
The Ladies enjoy their last performance of the trip.
Sophomore Amanda Haney on "Home."
The Ladies rock out in their final show.
Jeff Vallier conducts "Hail Purdue" as the Ladies sing for Purdue Alumni.
New Woman Rachel Lane and Junior Sarah Beatty thank the Purdue Club of Tampa for hosting the Purduettes.
The Senior Class after their final spring break tour performance.
The Ladies stop to pick up some snacks for their bus ride back to Indiana! It was a great tour!