, members of the Chesterton High School Showchoir, the Sandpipers, will
perform on stage with the legendary rock band Foreigner.
They will be joining the band on stage at Chicago's
Huntington Band Pavilion at Northerly Island and performing I Wanna Know
What Love Is.
Choir Director Kristin Morris first heard about this opportunity from one
of the show choir parents who sent her a link to enter the contest. She
submitted the application and then a month later was contacted that the
group from Chesterton High School had won the honor.
"I am very excited for these kids! It's a wonderful opportunity for them
to perform in a venue like that and on stage with one of the classic rock
bands of our time," Morris said. "The students are excited to not only
watch the concert but be a part of it as well."
The group will perform
evening at 7:00 p.m., if you are looking for something to do,
get yourself a ticket, head downtown and enjoy Jason Bonham and the Led
Zeppelin experience, Cheap Trick, Foreigner, and an appearance by members
of the Chesterton High School Sandpipers.
Sandpiper members participating in the event are Maddy Haskell, Agia
Bone, Elle Hodge, Bethany Collins, Emily Coleman, Mackenzie Simmons,
Rebecca Lane, Emily Conway, Liz Watts, Emma Healy, Caroline Scheidt,
Amber South, Jordyn Soffa, Eric Amling, Logan Ginther, Jaeden Taylor,
Sid Augustyn, Sage Rodriguez, Connor Boren, Calvin Anders, Steven
Mayersky, Alec Malenfant, Anthony Watkins, Zach Bryant and Ben
Other 2016-2017 Sandpiper members not performing are
graduating seniors Miranda
Christian McCord and