McKenzie Elementary Presents Fourth Grade Musical
BY BRAD SAM
McKENZIE (May 10) — McKenzie Elementary School fourth graders presented a musical, “Peanut Butter Jam,” Thursday evening in Bouldin Auditorium at Bethel University’s Dickey Fine Arts Building.
Conducted by music teacher Joanna Turner, the show’s theme was food and featured students singing and taking turns playing a variety of instruments.
Selections included Peanut Butter Jam, Sweet Guava Jelly, Shake the Papaya Down, Banana Boat Song, Boom Boom Share a Drum and The Banana Song.
Carlton Townes of Tiffany Smith’s class performed as a soloist on Banana Boat Song, and several other students had speaking roles in between songs.
Photos by Brad Sam/The Banner