Monday, July 06, 2009

Just another Monday night...

Just another Monday night in my neck of the woods...

I came home tonight to signs on my street saying "No Parking for Sunsetters." I'd no idea what that meant and was pretty much too dog-tired from yesterday's drive up from DC to care. I thanked the universe once again for off-street-parking and went up. I was just settling in for a little nap (did I mention the monstrous commute from DC last night?) and suddenly heard something I couldn't quite identify. Imagine my (happy) surprise to step onto my porch and see this:

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Aren't they cute? They're called the Sunsetters. Here's a blurb on them from my city's website: The S********* Sunsetters are a youth performance troup, performing a mix of classic Broadway show tunes and modern musicals for residents throughout the summer. Comprised of 30 members, ages 11-18... The Sunsetters were a popular singing and dancing group throughout the 1970s and 80s, and has since made a popular comeback. In addition to shows in residential neighborhoods beginning June 26th, the group will perform at the city's Independence Day Fireworks Celebrations, ArtBeat, and the Mayor's Senior Picnic.

4 comments:

  1. how very wonderful for you...i like the bird accompanying them!

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  2. o, i may have found a patter for my madilinetosh 50/50 wool/silk rust colored yarn. will keep you posted.

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  3. That's great. I'd love to see and hear something like that outside my front door.

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  4. it was terrific really. they went from show tunes to disco (a la the village people's YMCA and the like). a totally fun way to close out the first monday after an extended weekend.

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