Volunteers: Thank you for Winter Festival!

The teachers and children did a phenomenal job with Winter Festival, didn't they? In addition, the experience would not be possible and would not be complete without all the side, back & front of house work that goes on.  In no particular order, THANK YOU to the following people for:

  • Still photography: Judy Siviglia, Richard Tolfoot, Ron Miller, Tom Widdows

  • Video: Tatiana Raimondo, Judy Siviglia, Hugh Macworth

  • Ushering students (getting the classes to & on the stage): Kelsey Cleveland, Jhoanna Co, Jan Williams, Lauren Hostetler, many 3rd graders

  • Vendor extraordinaire for the Gear Store: Wendie Martin & Patricia Hai from Enthusiast Media

  • Gear sales: Jessica Feinman, Leslie Hall, Keiko Buckendahl, Wei Nathan, Angela Wu, Sara Hu, many 3rd graders

  • Managing everything the 3rd graders were doing: Norma Torres, Shirleen Kuo, Adriana Burrola

  • Greeting, handing out programs, lost & found search, seating signs, announcements, documentary photography: 3rd graders

  • Ushering students, helping with props, etc: Peter Musselman

  • Lighting, sound, organization: many great people at the Gerding Theater at the Armory

  • Welcome, dismissal & general oversight: Alfonso Orsini & Maria Abad

  • Working for weeks with 34 teachers to acquire, convert & organize all the music, working with the theater on tons of details, showing up with a fever to make it all come together: Ellen Savaria.


If you have any feedback about any aspect of Winter Festival, please send it my way.
We are not selling DVDs this year, but I will be posting video clips of each class on our YouTube channel (www.youtube.com/intlschool) later this week. Stay tuned!

Thank you all!

Linda Bonder, Marketing & Communications Director, LBonder@intlschool.org, 503-477-5231