Govenaires 2018 ...
A Wo/Man's World
The Govenaires are proud to present their 2018 program, A Wo/Man’s World. The show explores the challenges and triumphs of women as they navigate through a traditionally “Man’s World.”
A Wo/Man’s World is a place where strength is celebrated … where glass ceilings are meant to be shattered.
We conclude with a call to everyone to unite in support of each other – regardless of gender – for the betterment of our world.
Follow us this summer as the Govenaires perform A Wo/Man’s World.
“I am not lucky. You know what I am? I am smart, I am talented, I take advantage of the opportunities that come my way and I work really, really hard. Don’t call me lucky. Call me a badass.” – Shonda Rhimes
Musical selections include:
Proud Mary | John Fogerty
Kaval Sviri | Traditional Bulgarian folk song
It's a Man's Man's Man's World | James Brown and Betty Jean Newsome
Run the World (Girls) | Beyoncé
Ain't No Mountain High Enough | Nickolas Ashford and Valerie Simpson
Respect | Otis Redding and Aretha Franklin
Founded in 1927, the Govenaires are thirteen-time Drum Corps Associates (DCA) finalists and four-time DCA Class A champions – winning in 2006, 2009, 2011, and 2015. Besides competitive success, the corps takes pride in providing a valuable performance experience for its members, and entertaining audiences everywhere. In 2016, the Govenaires performed in China as part of the Shanghai Tourism Festival.
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