National renown GQ A Capella Quartet
March 13, 2016 – Second Annual A Capella Festival
The second annual DCC Invitational A Capella Choral Festival was held at Perry Hall High School in Baltimore County. Participating A Capella ensembles from around the region converged to entertain for a good cause. Nationally renowned GQ! headlined the event!
November 20-21st Dancing for the Arts Gala
Dancing for the Arts Gala
The Dancing for the Arts Gala, held at the Maryland Golf and Country Club was a fabulous success! Board member Suzanne Zantop represented DCC, and donned a platinum wig to dance the American Foxtrot to an arrangement of Metallica’s “Neverland.” She raised $6,500 through pledges from the efforts of the DCC, family, and friends. DCC chorister Lynn Moore and husband, Chris, danced to the themes from “I Dream of Jeanie” and “Dallas,” ending with a rousing performance of the West Coast Swing. Their hilarious program featured everything from Major Nelson to a whip, and raised over $8,600, winning the 3rd place trophy for fundraising. The 10 dancers raised over $105,000. Chorister Colleen Case served as a “judge” during the Saturday matinee.
October 26th – Ghost Tour of Havre de Grace
Stout-hearted history buffs looking for some Halloween fun had a great time when they joined the Dancing with the Ghosts Tour of haunted Havre de Grace! Everyone from patriots to gangsters has slept in this historic city, and Board member Suzanne Zantop led two 90-minute Ghost Walks of notable haunted sites. It was a truly “spook-tacular” experience!
Beautiful setting for Inform and Inspire at the Towson Golf and Country Club
A rousing success! The DCC 6th Annual Evening of Information and Inspiration was held at the Towson Golf and Country Club. It began with a meet and greet to the music of Steve Scheinberg’s Jazz Trio. Displays abounded with information about the Deer Creek Choral organization and its past and present community outreach projects. Guests strolled about munching yummy refreshments, reconnecting with old friends and meeting new ones, and slipping chance tickets into one of the five fabulous raffle baskets. The formal program began at 7:15 with remarks from Artistic Director Martha Banghart who announced the 2015-2016 scholarship winners. The upcoming season was unveiled followed by the guest speaker Dr. Paul Head, Director of Choral Activities at University of Delaware. The evening concluded with drawing the winners of the five raffles and listening to music provided by the DCC Chamber Choir.
September 12th – Fundraising Dinner!
Chris and Lynn Moore held a fundraiser dinner for the Center for the Arts on Friday, Sept. 12th at the Dancing With Friends Studio, 3036 Churchville Rd. 21028. They were the hosts and chefs for the evening. The scrumptious meal featured Cuban, Moroccan and Mediterranean entrees, gourmet side dishes, and Lynn’s signature salad! Dinner was served from 6:00–8:00 p.m. followed by games, dancing, coffee, and fun desserts until 10:00 pm. All profits went to support the Center for the Arts!
September 8th – Restaurant Night at the Green Turtle!
A Restaurant Night was held at the Green Turtle in Bel Air on Tuesday, September 8th from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. The DCC received 20% of from sales from any DCC member, family, or friend who attended. It was a great way to begin our season. Thanks to all who attended the successful event!