Our Fabulous Variety Show
(OFVS), a professional theatrical troupe and non-profit theatre education organization, will present its 20th production, Best of the Best
, this December at Guild Hall
in East Hampton. To commemorate the milestone, this extravaganza will showcase almost 80 performers and a total of four performances filled with dance, music, snakes, divas, and classic show-stopping variety style routines. The show will open Friday, December 1 at 7:30 p.m., with a matinee on Saturday, December 2, and an evening show at 7:30 p.m. The final performance will be on Sunday, December 3.
"This show celebrates the last 19 productions with Our Fabulous Variety Show and features 70 performers in show stopping dances, songs and comedic acts," remarked Anita Boyer
and Kasia Kilmiuk, OVFS Co-Founders. "It is the feel good, festive, family friendly dose of holiday cheer that we all need right now."
Divas Naomi, Rusty Nails, and the Julia King
Band will perform on Friday, while Samantha Slivers will dazzle during the matinee on Saturday. NYC comic Tyler Fischer will take the stage on Saturday evening, while Sunday's show will feature fan favorite Danny Ximo of the RaffaShow, performative hair stylings by Omar Tello, and Rusty Nails again. The OFVS performers will present classic routines from the past 19 productions on the East End such as skits, dances, songs, and more.
Samantha Slithers from An Eclectic Cabaret, June 2013. (Photo: Tom Kochie)
The shows are directed by the two OVFS Co-Founders, with choreography by Boyer, Kilmiuk, Danny Ximo, and Krystal Lamiroult. Best of the Best
will present many styles of dance including tap, jazz funk, contemporary, and ballet. Featured soloists include Olivia Aupperlee, Sarah Azzara, Julie Crowley
, Kristen Lee Curcie, Adam Fronc
, Julianna Gargiulo, Ailie Kinnier, Brianna Kinnier, Amanda Krahe, Lola Lama, Devon Leaver
, Lee Michel, Pamela Morris, Daniel Santangelo, Reilly Rose Schombs, and Olivia Swearingen.
The show will feature OFVS players Raffaella Barreto, Anita Boyer, Sylvia Boyer, Alyse Chapman, Aurora Chapman, Olivia Chapman, Kristen Lee Curcie, Anthony D'Alessio, Lola Dangin, Macy Dellapolla, Alexandra DiMaria, Vincent DiMaria, Luke Dirksen, Taylor Duchemin, Sasha Dutrieux, Colleen Edwards, Alexa Espana, Mia Frolich, Emma Hand, Kate Havlicek
, Isabella Hoff, Rumi Honig, Emma Hren, Georgia Hren, Peyton Hren, Madison Kelly, Carlee Kenny, Georgia Kenny, Kasia Klimiuk
, Claire Krauss, Lola Loma, Eden Lowlicht, Mary McDonald, Hanna Medler, Ella Menu, Sorrel Miller, Ashlyn O'Donnell, Kerri O'Donnell, Ryleigh O'Donnell, Dakota Quackenbush, Indira Roth, Lila Ruddy, Melina Sarlo, Tori Schmitt, Brittney Schmitt, Caeleigh Schuster, Judy Schneider, Fairleigh Stewart, Thomas Sulfaro, Olivia Suter, Lily Rose Swanson, and Christina Terry.
"There is something for everyone and the talent will blow you away and get you dancing in your seats!" the duo added.
Tickets to Best of the Best
range from $20 to $50.
Guild Hall is located at 158 Main Street in East Hampton. For more information, call 631-507-4603 or visit ourfabulousvarietyshow.org.
Sydney Braat is a Hamptons-raised and NYC-living journalist. She enjoys splitting her time between the bustling city life and relaxing atmosphere of the Hamptons. When she's not writing, Sydney is traveling. She thrives off of new experiences, cultures, cuisine, and languages. Sydney writes about the arts, philanthropy, food & wine, and shopping.