LAKE ERIE COLLEGE STUDENTS TO COMPETE IN FIRST-EVER ‘LEC IDOL’ CONTEST
-PUBLIC INVITED TO VIEW EVENT ON FEBRUARY 16
(PAINESVILLE, OHIO) – Lake Erie College students, faculty and staff members will be singing their hearts out to win the coveted title of “LEC Idol” at a contest held on Thursday, February 16 at 8 p.m. The event, which will raise money for the collegiate chapter of Alpha Psi Omega theatre honorary society, will take place in the theatre of the Fine Arts building located off Gillett Street on the College campus. Admission is $2 for students, faculty and staff and $5 for the general public.
Students will try out for the event at a closed audition held on February 7. After finalists are chosen, video clips of the remaining auditions will be available to view on the college website at www.lec.edu. Viewers can vote online for the wildcard finalist.
“We were looking for a fun event that could also help us generate interest in the Fine Arts Theatre club. LEC Idol seemed like the perfect event for our campus,” said Deanna Caudill, president of Alpha Psi Omega. The Alpha Psi Omega organization is a national honorary theatre society that aims to encourage dramatic production at every step in a person's academic career.
Founded in 1856, Lake Erie College is a dynamic and progressive institution of higher education, offering 22 undergraduate majors and master’s degrees in business administration and education. This coeducational college, grounded in the liberal arts, enrolls just over 1,000 students of all ages and is nationally recognized for its equine studies and international learning opportunities for students. For more information, call 800-533-4996 or visit the website at www.lec.edu.