2010 Scholarship Recipient


Our 2010 Scholarship recipient, Christina Marie Palczewski


Christina Marie Palczewski is a Senior graduating from Orchard Park High School with plans to attend SUNY at Buffalo.  She has been accepted into the Dance program. Extensive musical theatre exp. in high school as principal dancer and dance captain,  including Kiss Me Kate, Thoroughly Modern Milly, You're a Good Man Charlie Brown , and others. Member of OPHS Chorallers and Swing Chorus, All County Chorus, and attended NYSSMA competitions Dance Training: Steppin'Out Dance Academy, with workshops in Buffalo and New York City, including Musical Theatre Performance Project.


Additional involvements:
Member 5 years -Orchard Park Youth Court, a division of Erie County
Family Court
Student speaker 2 years - D.A.R.E.
Volunteer - YMCA Summer Gymnastics camp.


Quote from OPHS Theatre Director, Darcy Young, " Besides being extremely talented in Dance, she is an excellent vocalist. Most importantly, she has great enthusiasm for anything related to theatre. Chrissy works above and beyond what is required of her. She is always willing to help others and is always smiling and respectful."


Aurora Players is honored to award the 2010 Aurora Players scholarship to Christina. We wish her well.