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‘Fox Chapel’s Got Talent’ to showcase music, magic, poetry

Tawnya Panizzi
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Mia Schmidtetter performed “Say the Word” during the 2017 Fox Chapel’s Got Talent show. This year’s event will be April 25.

Howie Mandel might want to catch this lineup.

Fox Chapel Area High School students will sing, recite poetry and perform magic during “Fox Chapel’s Got Talent,” a competition following the format of its reality TV series counterpart.

Students have the chance to walk away with a top prize of $300.

The show is at 7 p.m. April 25 in the high school auditorium. It is open to the public.

This year’s talent includes a band, pianist, guitar player, vocal solos and duets, a magic act and a poetry performance. There are 15 acts in total.

Contestants will perform before three judges including Brian Worsdale, music director of the Three Rivers Young Peoples Orchestra; jazz vocalist Tania Grubbs; and a surprise district student judge.

First prize is $300, followed by $200 and $100.

Tickets cost $7 for adults and $3 for students and senior citizens, and will be sold at the door. Proceeds benefit the high school PTO, a group that supports student programs.

There will be audience raffle prizes as well. They include recording sessions from Tonic Recording Studios, tickets to the 2019 Prom and 2019 Homecoming, a temporary student parking pass, Pittsburgh Public Theatre tickets and various gift cards.

Tawnya Panizzi is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Tawnya at 412-782-2121 x1512, tpanizzi@tribweb.com or via Twitter .

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