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Friday performance of 'Pirates' cancelled due to illness

Apr 25, 2017 - Comments: 0
Sophomore vocal performance major Kate Patterson makes her appearance on stage during a dress rehearsal for the spring musical, "The Pirates of Penzance." The evening performance on April 7 was cancelled after Patterson lost her voice (Northern Review photo/Shane Tilton).

This article is the final installment of the three-part series in which Kirsten Osbun-Manley, the director of “The Pirates of Penzance,” explains how the directors, cast, and crew saved the show after sophomore vocal performance major Kate Patterson lost her voice due to laryngitis, which resulted in the cancelation of the performance on April 7.

At 12:30 p.m. on April 7, sophomore vocal performance major Kate Patterson met with Kirsten Osbun-Manley, director of the spring musical “The Pirates of Penzance,” to deliver some unfortunate news.

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