2 Wheaton students invited to sing at Hughes Brothers Theatre

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Branson theater sent invitations to vocalists at local schools

Wheaton sophomore Zoie Simpson, and junior Hallie Mitchell, were selected to perform in a pre-show at the Hughes Brothers Theatre on the evening of July 1 and July 11, respectively, in Branson.

According to Wheaton Vocal Music Director Billie Jo Hardy, the theater sent out invitations to local schools inviting voice students to audition with the possibility of being able to perform before their show this summer. Three Wheaton vocalists attended the workshop and audition, and Simpson and Mitchell were asked to perform. Sophomore Taylynn Banks also auditioned.


Residents are encouraged to attend to support the girls, and can receive a discounted rate of $25 (regular box office price $39.99) by mentioning the code word "Zoie" or "Hallie" when making reservations.

Call 1-800-422-0076 for information and reservations. The theatre is located at 3425 W. 76 Country Blvd., Branson.