St. Rita Presents Annual Variety Show

St. Rita of Cascia High School recently held their annual Variety Show. Eleven students wrote and performed thirteen acts comprised of a mix of improv and comedy sketches. They spent three months on the writing and rehearsing of the show including many late nights and weekends. The students involved were Jake Barcelona, Kevin Goosherst, Tom Bauer, Mike Lorimer, James Butler, Oscar Mascorro III, Dustin Drew, Reagan Pender, Patrick Egan, Shea Pender and Tom Ricci. Sketches included Celebrity Jeopardy, Superfans, and Superhero Meeting. The improve portion included Weird Newscasters, Scenes from a Hat and Party Quirks. In addition, Reagan Pender performed a Ukulele solo called "Four Chord Harmony." Pat Eagan's band, Drowning Fish, also performed both nights. Jack Gardner's band, Eight Pound Gorilla, performed on Thursday and Andrew Gardner's band, Roxie Clementine, performed on Friday.