March 27,1992 page seven
follies prove fun,
by Sonali Kolhatkar
Merediht's annual "Foreign
Language Follies" was a hit. The
over-capacity crowd at Carswell
Auditorium cheered for each skit
that was performed. Meredith
studetns performed a multitude of
different skits, ranging fomr an aria
to a Spanish redition of "Im to
Sexy". Students were entertained
with Spanish monologues, songs,
commercials, and dances.
The French students also
entertained the audience with a
French cafe scene, songs, and the
infamous "Can Can," which was
The Italian students
dazzled the audience with a
beautifully sung aria and an Italian
The German students
brought back childhood memories
in the reensactment of Grimm's
The Latin students also
bourght back childhood memories
with their rendition of "Winnie il
Pu" and also a dramatic poetry
And last, but not least,
Meredith studetns had a special
treat. Dr. Burgunde Winz and Dr.
SUsan Gilbert recited four ancient
Chinese poems. They have been
studying the language for their
upcoming visit to CHina.
At the end of the follies,
each foriegn language department
was awarded a cake. Those who
won their cakes and got to eat
them, too, were the German
reenactment of Frimm's tales, the
Latin play, "Winnie il Pu", the
SPanish song: "I'm too Sexy,"
Michelle Fortner's Italian aria, and
the French students' "Can Can."
Siround tfit ^riangCe,,.
"Swan Lake" NC Symphony and Ballet South
Memorial Auditorium, 8:00 p.m., $20-22 (831-6060)
"The Key" Manbites Dog Theater
8:15 p.m., $10 (220-6779)
"James and the Giant Peach", Raleigh Little Theatre
27 - 7:30 p.m. 28 - 10:30 a.m., 2 p.m. 29 -1 p.m.
"Reverse Psychology" Raleigh Ensemble Players
Artspace, 27 -18 8:15 p.m. 29-3 p.m.
"The Boyfriend" Thompson Theatre, NCSU
27 & 28 -1-2 p.m., 8 p.m. 29-3 p.m..
Duke Edge Paino Duo Reynolds Industries Theatre,
Duke University, 8 p.m., $8 (684-4444)
NCSU Concert Band Stewart Theatre, 8 p.m.
Choral Concert: NCSU Chamber Singers
Stewart Theatre, 8 p.m., FREE (515-2981)
"Gypsy" NC Theater, Memorial Auditorium (831-6060)
Meredith Performs: "A Midsummer Night's Dream
Jones Auditorium, 8 p.m., $4 (829-2840)
Duke Dance Faculty/Student Concert
Reynolds Industries Theater, Duke University
8 p.m. (684-8744)
Phis invite the Meredith community to participate in upcoming
by Monica Stephens
The Philaretion Service Society
(Phis) would like to informa and
invite the Meredith community to
our upcoming events:
• The Tammy Lynn Center
needs Funday assistants for one
Saturday a month: April 11 from
12:30-4:(X)p.m. Contact Kara
Amath at x7788.
• Project Hope: if you would like
to go, contact Amy Wagner,
• PlayDay is scheduled for March
from2-5p. m. Children from
Halifax Co>urt will be invited to a
day of fun, crafts, exercise, games
and more. Each child needs a
partner, so get involved! Call
Kristi Narron at x7641.
• Special Olympics. This event
will take place on April 30. Con
tact Kristi Narron for more infor