Naperville North High School Hosts Third Annual “Clash of the Sequins” National Show Choir Competition
 
NAPERVILLE, IL -- January 15, 2018 --
Naperville North High School Show Choirs will host its Third Annual Clash of the Sequins National Show Choir competition on Saturday, February 17, 2018. The day’s schedule is still being finalized, but the all-day competition is expected to begin at 7:00 am, with the final round beginning at approximately 7:45 pm and continuing until 11:30 pm.

In just its third year, Clash of the Sequins’ rock-concert production values, combined with a fun and positive experience, are attracting top show choirs from around the country. Twenty show choirs from Indiana, Nebraska, Iowa and throughout Illinois will come to compete in front of an expected audience of 4,000 or more screaming fans. Attending groups include:

Unisex Show Choirs
Girls in Heels - Waubonsie Valley High School - Aurora, IL
Ladies First - John Hersey High School - Arlington Heights, IL
Mystiques - Pike High School - Indianapolis, IN
Sensations - Franklin Community High School - Franklin, IN
Simply Irresistible - Westside High School - Omaha, NE
Uptown Girls - Millard West High School - Omaha, NE

Small Mixed
Carmel Cadence - Carmel Catholic High School - Mundelein, IL
Impact - Wahlert Catholic High School - Dubuque, IA
IN Session - Springfield High School - Springfield, IL
The Oswego Commotion - Oswego High School - Oswego, IL
Soundwave - Peoria Area Performance Arts Studio - Peoria, IL

Large Mixed
The Amazing Technicolor Show Choir - Westside High School - Omaha, NE
Eisenhower Express - Dwight D. Eisenhower High School - Blue Island, IL
Encores - Pike High School - Indianapolis, IN
Heritage Singers - Franklin Community High School - Franklin, IN
Impulse - Wahlert Catholic High School - Dubuque, IA
OnStage - John Hersey High School - Arlington Heights, IL
River City Rhythm - Muscatine High School - Muscatine, IA
Sound Check - Waubonsie Valley High School - Aurora, IL
West in the Groove - Millard West High School - Omaha, NE

“The first two Clash of the Sequins competitions were wonderful all-around experiences, with amazing show choirs, the country's best judges, intensive clinics and delicious food from local businesses,” said Jennifer Inglis, co-chair of the Clash of the Sequins volunteer board.

“And the Third Annual Clash of the Sequins will have even more of the country’s top show choirs, more great judges and yes, even more great food.”

Clash of the Sequins is perfect family entertainment for everyone young and old, with all-day tickets costing just $15. In addition to the 20 competing teams, Naperville North High School’s nationally ranked Entourage and High Heeled Harmony will perform, accompanied by the award winning Hot Brockets combo band.

Naperville North High School Show Choirs host Clash of the Sequins to raise money for the performing arts, promote teamwork and leadership in the community and to spotlight Naperville as one of the top cities in the U.S.

Complete Clash of the Sequins Details:

Saturday, February 17 (times subject to change)
7 am - Performances Begin
6:00 pm - NNHS’ High Heeled Harmony performs
7:45 pm - Finals Round
11:00 pm - NNHS’ Entourage performs
11:30 pm - Winners Announced

Naperville North High School
899 Mill Street
Naperville, IL 60540

For more information, please visit www.theclashcomp.com or email eventchair@theclashcomp.com. 

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