LEXINGTON, Ky. (October 31, 2019) – The 11 final acts in Morning Pointe Senior Living’s and the Morning Pointe Foundation’s first annual “Seniors Got Talent” showcase have been selected and are hard at work preparing for the contest’s grand finale on November 19 at the Lexington Opera House. They were chosen from among a slew of talented Lexington area seniors to perform before a live audience and a panel of judges during the “Seniors Got Talent” grand finale.
The final acts are as followed: guitarist Ralph Curtis (63), vocalist Vincent Price (77), pianist Ron Moroni (80) and fiddler John Hughes (89), dancer Pamela Wood (67), pianist and vocalist Patsy Geary (73), guitarist and vocalist Ron Burden (66), guitarist Robert Allen (66), pianist Loren Tice (80), saxophonist Lee Patrick (81) and the Morning Pointe of Danville kazoo band (78 and up), and the Prime Time Dancers (ages 62 to 81). All of the finalists are local seniors ranging from 62 to 89 years of age.
“This is definitely an event you won’t want to miss. Our contestants are going to give the audience a wildly entertaining show while also providing them with an engaging opportunity to give back to a very worthy cause, senior caregiver support and education and scholarships for future geriatric nurses,” said Audra Hopkins, the executive director of the Morning Pointe Foundation.
The grand finale of “Seniors Got Talent” will be held on November 19 at 7 p.m. at the Lexington Opera House in Lexington, Kentucky featuring LEX 18 chief meteorologist Bill Meck as master of ceremonies. Prizes will be awarded to the first, second, and third place winners. Tickets for the grand finale can be purchased at the door for $20. Those who wish to inquire about VIP sponsorships should contact Morning Pointe Foundation executive director Audra Hopkins by telephone at (423) 278-9738.
The Morning Pointe Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Morning Pointe Senior Living. Founded in 2014 by senior healthcare entrepreneurs Greg A. Vital and J. Franklin Farrow, the 501(c)3 non-profit organization provides nursing scholarship opportunities, forms community partnerships, and supports caregivers in its mission to advance the care of seniors. For more information, visit www.morningpointefoundation.com.