FLOW FOLLIES NEWS UPDATE

Andrea Levy —  August 18, 2017

FOLLIES AWARDS $30,250 IN RIH SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS!

The scholarship competition was quite impressive, and we are excited to award Larissa LeVon Zayas, the first ever $2500 SUPER SCHOLARSHIP! With participation above and beyond, and following in her families footsteps on & offstage, Larissa has helped with raising money, finding new members, painting and design (where she really shines!) along with costumes, make-up, acting and moreLarissa truly embodies the FLOW FOLLIES mission.

Alas, the 2017 production is now behind us…a total of 49 students from Indian Hills and Ramapo received their award from the $30,250 distributed, and drumroll….we have now raised nearly… $700,000 since inception- nothing short of WOW!! 

The Scholarship events were truly wonderful & so touching you could feel the appreciation in the air –makes all of the long hours and hard work worth it!  Again, many thanks to all the wonderful folks supporting our organization with their time, creativity, talents, and of course donations…together we make this possible

And Now… We Start All Over Again! 

Save on 2017-2018 memberships!

With a 2017-2018 goal of raising $50,000 and awarding even more scholarships, the year long process has already begun!  Writers have been writing, and Producers have been producing- getting all our ducks in a row for an exciting 32nd Annual Production!!  So we begin with Membership, now is the time to sign up for the 2017-2018 season.  If you have a freshman OR a sophomore and want to “catch up”, we recommend the FRESHMAN 4″  FOUR YEAR VALUE MEMBERSHIPSAVE UP TO $70 (Super Scholarship eligibility requires 4 year membership!) If you can give a little more, consider the Gold Patron Membership and also get two show tickets and a Patron Listing. If you own a business or know someone who would benefit from advertising in our  PLAYBILL/Ad Journal, please reach out to a Producer today! 

For Membership and Volunteer Information- Click Here

Special Discounts are limited, so sign up Today!

 

 

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Mini Scholarship Contest

$$The No Essay Way$$

Calling all RIH Senior Students… 

Win a $mini scholarship$ simply by attending one of the FLOW Follies Performances of …

 

“PARENTING- BUY the BOOK”

A Musical Comedy & Variety Show featuring Parents, Educators, Special Guests & More!

When:  Thursday – Saturday March  2-4, 7:30 p.m. ž  Sunday, March 5, 2:00 p.m. 

Location:    Indian Hills High School Auditorium, 97 Yawpo Ave, Oakland, NJ 

Tickets: $10 Students- Purchase at Box Office 30 minutes prior to Showtime

 Contest Details:

  • RIH Senior students eligible for entry with a paid student ticket at any of the shows.
  • One winner from each school will be announced, Sunday, March 5th after intermission in the Auditorium.
  • One Entry per Senior Student. Winner need not be present at the drawing to win.

 Gather Your Friends for a Laugh or Two &  Enter to Win $$$ . . . The No Essay Way!

 

Marketing & Public Relations Contact:  Andrea Levy-Davakis   phone: 201 739 8278   email: ffmarketingpr@gmail.com

Musical Comedy Fun for All Ages!

FLOW Follies, is pleased to present its’ 31st annual original musical comedy variety show and fundraising event, “PARENTING- BUY the BOOK”.  This years’ fundraiser presentation,  is a fun filled mélange of comedy, song and dance along with 50/50 raffles, an array of basket auctions (featuring a full SAT/ACT Ultimate Course donated by Princeton Review Value $999, Wyckoff Y $500 certificate, Lakes Skin Center Laser Photo-rejuvenation treatments Value $700 & more!),    “In it Playbillcoverart2017to Win it” Mini Scholarship drawing for RIH senior students and, Munchies & Matinee for senior citizens.

“Parenting- Buy the Book”, is about navigating parenthood from birth to high school graduation, highlighting the various styles of parenting (think “Helicopter”, “Free Range” “Overachiever” & “Snow Plow” parent types…oh my!), along with the children’s perspectives, making for hilarious takes on the trials and tribulations faced by families everywhere.  Take the funny and add renditions of classic Broadway and Billboard Tops, professionally choreographed dances, special guest performances from IHHS Marching Braves and Colorguard, RIH Dance Team, FLOW Tappers,  FLOW Follies K-8 Children’s choir and you have a highly entertaining show for ALL AGES!!
More than 50 RIH High School parents, educators, FLOW Follies Alumni and Franklin Lakes, Oakland and Wyckoff community members will sing, act, dance, build sets and sew costumes for this one-of-a-kind production.  Proceeds from the event will go to fund scholarships for the 2017 graduating seniors of the Ramapo and Indian Hills High Schools, including needs based students.
Since inception in 1986, FLOW Follies has raised over $650,000 which has been distributed to hundreds of students, making it the single largest scholarship fundraiser for the two high schools.   FLOW Follies is a committee under the parent organizations for Ramapo and Indian Hills High Schools (IHHS PTSO/Ramapo APTS) registered 501(c) 3 non-profit organizations.

Performances:   March 2,3,4 at 7:30 p.m. and *March 5 at 2:00 p.m.

Tickets :   $15 Adults  $10 Senior/Student 

Purchase online @ www.FLOWFollies.org or 30 minutes prior to Showtime at the box office.

Location:  Indian Hills High School Auditorium, 97 Yawpo Avenue, Oakland, NJ

Click here to purchase tickets online

*Limited Discount $10 Adult tickets available at  RE/MAX Office, 383 Ramapo Valley Road,  Oakland

 

FF Yellow LOGOMarketing & Public Relations Contact:

Andrea Levy-Davakis 201 739 8278

ffmarketingpr@gmail.com      www.FLOWFollies.org