2012 OVS Mid-Year Concert

Theme: OVS’s First Mid-Year Concert
Attire: Smart Casual – A night out at the Movies
Date: Sunday 17th June, 2012
Time: 10 – 1pm (2 Acts with an Interval)
Doors Open: 9.45pm
Venue: Greenbank Community Hall – 145 Teviot Road, Greenbank QLD 4124
Details: Food and Beverages will be on sale during the interval and throughout the concert; this is a non-alcoholic and cash sale only event (no eftpos available); there will be a Lucky Door Prize so hold on to your tickets stubs
OVS Mid-Year Awards: (based on concert performance) the OVS Awards for Best Presentation, Most Entertaining, Most Promising and Best Overall Performance will be presented and all Performer’s will receive a Certificate of Participation
Entry Fee: $2.00 per person (Free entry for OVS Students, Guest Performers and Concert Crew)

Congratulations to the 2013 OVS Mid-Year Award Recipients based on Concert Performance:
Best Overall Performance – Ebony Brien
Most Promising – Renee Lilomaiava
Most Entertaining – Monika Raison
Best Presentation – Jasmine McCowan

Congratulations to:
The Lucky Door Prize Winner

Congratulations to the Concert Performers:
Alana Trotter
Amy McDonald
Brett Kane (Special Guest Performer)
Ebony Brien
Fushia Tongpao
Hans Braaskma
Jai Gunning
Jasmine McCowan
Jessica Lee
Karleigh Willmott
Leisha DeVries
Monika Raison
Renee Lilomaiava
Rowena Braaskma
Sarah Lowry
Shirley Hockey
Sophie Tatnell
Tracy Brien (Guest Artist)

Concert Program:
1. Ofelia Guizzon – Welcome to Burlesque (Cher)
2. Monika Raison – Supercalifragilistic Expialidocious (Mary Poppins)
3. Karleigh Willmott – 1. Don’t Take the Girl (Tim McGraw)
4. Jessica Lee – Sitting on Top of the World (Delta Goodrem)
5. Jai Gunning – Love Me Tender (Elvis Presley)
6. Ebony Brien – Music and Me (Michael Jackson)
7. Amy McDonald – Price Tag (Jessie J)
8. Leisha DeVries & Fushia Tongpao – Big Jet Plane (Angus and Julia Stone)
9. Tracy Brien (Guest Artist) – Black Velvet (Alannah Myles)
10. Hans & Rowena Braaskma
11. Shirley Hockey – Memory (Cats)
12. Brett Kane (Special Guest Performer) – The Impossible Dream (Luther Vandross)

1. Ofelia Guizzon & Special Guest Performer, Brett Kane – Whenever There is Love (Donna Summer & Bruce Roberts)
2. Monika Raison – Sing a Rainbow (Children’s Lullaby)
3. Karleigh Willmott – Rolling in the Deep (Adele)
4. Jasmine McCowan – Breakaway (Kelly Clarkson)
5. Sophie Tatnell – 1979 (Good Charlotte)
6. Ebony Brien – The Call (Regina Spector)
7. Amy McDonald – Safe and Sound (Taylor Swift)
8. Leisha DeVries & Fushia Tongpao – Superbass (Nicki Minaj)
9. Alana Trotter – She Will Be Loved (Maroon 5)
10. Ebony & Tracy Brien – Misery (Maroon 5)
11. Renee Lilomaiava, accompanied by Justin Tan on Keys – Gravity (Sara Bareilles)
12. Sarah Lowry – They Can’t Take that Away From Me (Ella Fitzgerald)
13. Shirley Hockey – Letting Go (Shirley Hockey)
14. Hans & Rowena Braaskma
15. Certificate and Award Presentations
16. Finale Group Impromptu Performance – We Are the World (Michael Jackson & Co.)

Thank you to my fiancé, Daniel for taking the role of “Supervisor” looking after all the performer’s back stage and on stage and making sure all the tasks were seen to in order for the concert to run smoothly and successfully. Your efforts made the experience for all the performer’s so much better. Thank you!
Thank you to Theron, Andrea and their family for all your assistance on the day. Thank you Theron for running the sound production and making everyone sound great. Thank you, thank you, thank you! Theron and Andrea managed their own sound production company in South Africa and have run the sound for several productions in Australia since moving here. If you would like to enquire as to their services, they can be contacted via email at andy@ylso.com
Thank you to Roslyn for managing the door and for all your invaluable assistance!
Thank you to my mum, Lisi for providing the food and beverages during the concert interval and for all who helped her! Food Glorious Food.
Thank you to Gerard, from www.ergoworkstation.com.au for sponsoring the OVS Award for Best Overall Performance and for all your assistance on the day!
Thank you Hans Braaskma for assisting us in setting up, packing down and for all your help throughout the concert.
Thank you to my friend, fellow performer and the OVS Mid-Year Concert 2012 Special Guest Artist, Mr Brett Kane for participating and sharing your beautiful vocals singing “The Impossible Dream” (from Man of La Mancha) and sharing the duet with me “Whenever There is Love” (Donna Summer & Bruce Roberts) as a tribute to Whitney Houston, Robin Gibb and Donna Summer.
Thank you to my friend and colleague, Mr Justin Tan (Head of Music, Flagstone State Community College) for accompanying Renee Lilomaiava for her performance of “Gravity” and for our special announcement.
Thank you to our guest artist, Tracy Brien for sharing your entertaining performance of the Alannah Myles hit, “Black Velvet”.
Thank you to Michael Whitmore for being the appointed judge of the OVS Mid-Year Awards. Michael Whitmore is a seasoned entertainer and former Cruise Director for P&O
Thank you to the Greenbank Community Centre for allowing me to host the first OVS Mid-Year Concert in such a suitable venue!