St. Michael SHINE! & SHINEjr


Welcome to SHINE! & SHINejr at St. Michael!

At St. Michael School, SHINE! offers 2 show choir programs...SHINE!  and SHINEjr.  Both programs are produced and directed by Julie Petrando and SHINE! staff.

SHINE! Show Choir at St. Michael

WHO: St. Michael School students in grades 5-8

REHEARSALS: Thursdays, 7-7:35am (please be prompt) AND Fridays, 2:20-3:30pm

FIRST REHEARSAL September 25& FINAL REHEARSAL TBD but somewhere around Spring Break. *Additional rehearsals may be scheduled as a performance/competition date nears. Choreography rehearsals may warrant extending our rehearsal time.


  • SMS Christmas Concert December 10 “opening act”
  • “Got Talent” Show Choir Clinic January 23, 6pm after daytime clinic
  • Senior Valentine Party February 11
  • Wheaton North “Flight Fest” or other concert in Feb/March/April TBD

WORKSHOP/CLINIC: Got Talent! Show Choir Clinic

Hosted by St. Isaac Jogues CADENCE Show Choir, Hinsdale
Saturday, January 23, 2015

12:30-8:00pm (performance 6pm)
Hinsdale Central HS

COMPETITION: We will compete on 2 of the the following 3 dates:

Friday, February 12–Manteno Main Event Invitational (Manteno, IL)
Friday, February 19–El Paso IL
Friday, March 11–Wheaton Warrenville South Choral Classic

SHINEjr at St. Michael

A Performing Arts/Show Choir experience for St. Michael students in grades 3-*5.

Interested 2nd grade families should inquire about openings.

*5th graders may do SHINE! or SHINEjr

WHEN: November 2-February 22

Mondays, 2:20-3:15pm
No School=No Rehearsal

CONCERT: Date TBD; concert planned to be at St. Francis HS on one of these dates:

Friday, February 19 or 26 6:30pm
Sunday, February 21 or 28: afternoon

OUTREACH PERFORMANCE: Senior Citizen Valentine Party February 11