Chitwood Studio of Dance recital next week

The 50th annual recital for the Chitwood Studio of Dance will be held at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 19 and Friday, June 21 at Umpqua Community College’s Jacoby Auditorium.

Students age six through 18 will perform ballet, tap and jazz dances.

This year’s major work is titled “A Gathering of Dancers” performed to Claude Bolling’s “Suite for Chamber Orchestra and Jazz Piano Trio.” It Isabelle Hervey, Alexandra Carwithen, Marin Gray, Josey Bennett, Penelope Shipley and Mickayla Fisher.

In honor of the Golden Anniversary, there will be an encore performance of “Amazing Grace.”

General Admission is $6. Tickets are available at the studio, from students and at the door.

Information: 541-673-5792.

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Erica Welch is the special sections editor for The News-Review, mother of two and a native of Roseburg. She is an alumni of RHS, UCC and Western Oregon University. Contact her at or 541-957-4218.

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