EVERYONE IS INVITED to attend the 25th Annual Showcase of Excellence on Saturday, March 11, 2017, at Quincy Senior High.  Forty show choirs and jazz bands from Illinois, Missouri, and Iowa will light up the center stage of the QHS theatre from 8:00 a.m. until midnight.   The QJHS Jazz Bands will be performing during the day.  A single admission ticket may be purchased at the QHS theatre entrance or the gym entrance the day of the event and is priced at $10 for adults and $8 for students. Tickets are good for all performances. Using a one-day pass, visitors can come and go as they please throughout the day, choosing the astounding sounds of the jazz bands in the QHS gym, or the razzle-dazzle of show choirs in the QHS theatre. The competition for the Show Choir finals will begin at 8:00 p.m. Awards will be presented at the conclusion of the day’s events with the Grand Champion trophy presented at the high-spirited finale in the QHS theatre. Food and beverages will be available in the QHS cafeteria throughout the day.  Proceeds from this event benefit the entire music program in the Quincy Public Schools K-12.  Hope to see many of you there!