On With the Show (Choir)

Great Expectations rehearses one of their numbers called “Backyard Party.” (O’Fallon Weekly Photo by Rebecca Bugger)








By Rebecca Bugger

the end of the 2016-2017 school year, it seemed that there was a chance that it would be the final season for Innovations and Great Expectations, the two show choirs at O’Fallon Township High School. It turned out to be the case for one of the choirs, at least for this year.

Over the past several years, Great Expectations (the co-ed performance group) and Innovations (the all-girls group) have developed a reputation with the schools surrounding the O’Fallon/Shiloh area. The group has a reputation of excellence, showmanship, and they inspire a little bit of fear in the competition. OTHS is definitely the local school to beat when it comes to show choir competitions. In fact, Great Expectations made finals in every show choir competition that they entered.

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