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DARING Youth Choir Homecoming

by Elizabeth Adams, Choir Tour Shepherd DARING Productions–our youth choir, orchestra, and tech crew–took their production of Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat on the road for a week-long, cross-country tour including performances in Memphis, TN; Chatham, IL; Springfield, MO; and Tulsa, OK. They wrapped up the tour with their homecoming show at FUMC Allen on Wednesday, June 13, before a full-house audience in the FUMC Allen sanctuary. In addition to hosting the group…

Project Praise Spring Musical

Project Praise Children’s Choir presents its spring musical, “Back To The Cross,” by Christy & Daniel Semsen on Sunday, May 6, at the 9:30am and 11:00am worship services. Back to the Cross Abandoned long ago and nearly forgotten, the H/O-2000 time machine is discovered by the kids in our story while attending the annual VBS program at Midway Community Church. A series of time-traveling escapades ensue, taking our intrepid gang of time-jumpers on a wild ride, immersing them in strange…

DARING Homecoming: Exodus from Egypt County

Join us on Saturday, June 17, as we welcome back to Allen the DARING youth choir and orchestra just off of their annual choir tour. They’ll be presenting the musical “Exodus from Egypt County” in the sanctuary at 7:20pm. In the DARING tradition, you are invited to share in a meal before the show at 6:30pm in the FUMC Allen gym. Menu Pulled Pork Sliders Baked Beans Coleslaw Mac and Cheese Cucumber/Tomato salad Assorted Desserts Tea & Water The meal…

Mother’s Day

Project Praise Children’s Choir presents The Agape League Sunday May 14, 2017 9:30am 11:00am Created by Christy Semsen Arranged by Daniel Semsen High in the mountains in the impenetrable Agape Fortress, General Agape has called the mighty Agape League together to solve a crisis in Suburbiana City! Calling on the super-powered fruits of the spirit available to every follower of Christ, these heroes must also face an enemy within their own ranks when Ironblade forgets his superhero identity (self control)…

The Music Man Comes to FUMC Allen

FUMC ALLEN SUMMER MUSICALS PRESENTS Book, Music and Lyrics by: MEREDITH WILLSON Story by MEREDITH WILLSON and FRANKLIN LACEY STARRING EDDY HERRING    PENNY CHINN    JOE BARR    JOSEPH BUSH    JOHN STENGER    MARY LOU WORKMAN    CARYN FECHT PHIL HARRIS    CARSON O’CONNOR    SABRINA FAIRCHILD    ELISE CHINN    CAMERON THOMAS    COLLIN MAXWELL    SUZANNA STENGER    NATALIE FECHT    WAYNE DOBBS    SCOTT STENGER    DOUG MILLER    MARC DAWSON    COURTNEY LACEY ERIN ANDERSON    BEV MILLER    MICHELLE DAWSON    PETE MASON  Confidence man Harold Hill arrives at staid River City intending to…

DARING Youth Choir Presents “Esther”

DARING youth choir goes on tour June 11-18, traveling through Texas to Estes Park, Colorado. Stops include Amarillo/Canyon, Texas, Pueblo, Colorado, Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Albuquerque, New Mexico. When they return on Saturday, June 18, they present their homecoming concert of their tour musical, Esther. The production features 25 youth on stage–singing, acting and dancing–with 15 youth in the orchestra and 10 youth on the tech production team.  Fifteen adults involved in the production are also going on tour. The…

Project Praise Presents “The Kingdom Connection”

On Sunday, May 8, FUMC Allen’s children’s choir, Project Praise, presents the musical The Kingdom Connection: Where the Bible Comes to Life at 11:00am for a special Mother’s Day worship service. Children’s Sunday school will only meet at 9:30am so that all our children can attend the musical with their families at 11:00am. Project Praise is a special group of musicians who meet every Sunday in Base Camp to learn singing, dancing, and acting. These dedicated children enjoy being on…

Annie Get Your Gun

FUMC Allen Presents Irving Berlin’s ANNIE GET YOUR GUN Thursday, July 16 Friday, July 17 Saturday, July 18 7:00pm Music and Lyrics by IRVING BERLIN Original Book by HERBERT AND DOROTHY FIELDS As Revised by PETER STONE   Annie Get Your Gun is the fictional love story of Annie Oakley, Frank Butler and the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show. Songs include favorites such as There’s No Business Like Show Business, The Girl That I Marry, You Can’t Get a Man…

Music Ministry Registration

Registration begins this Sunday, August 17, for FUMC Allen’s Music Ministry Program. We have programs for all ages and interests! Voice choirs and ensembles, including Project Praise Children’s Choir, DARING Youth Choir, and the Chancel Choir. Percussion ensembles for children grades 3-6 Hand bells and chimes for children, youth, and adults Orchestra for youth and adults Guitar lessons  for both the beginner and more advanced player Visit the music table in the north hallway between worship and Sunday school for details and…

Music Ministry Presents…

Fiddler On The Roof Wednesday, July 30-Friday, August 1 7:00pm First United Methodist Church of Allen Come early for special music in the labyrinth at 6:30pm Based on Sholem Aleichem stories by special permission of Arnold Perl Book by Joseph Stein Music by Jerry Bock Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick Winner of eleven Tony Awards, including best musical, score, book, direction, and with a record-setting Broadway run, Fiddler has become an American classic. It’s the story of Tevye, the loquacious father…