An All-American Christmas

Ludi in act 3 of an All-American Christmas

Ludi in the third act of an All-American Christmas

Ludi got her first taste of the theater this year. We enrolled her in a new program at church called “Miss Kathey’s Academy for the Performing Arts.” She spent the last several months learning dances and songs in preparation for a big Christmas production.

Well, show time finally arrived. This week Ludi has had a lot of long nights practicing and then performing, but she did great. We’re very proud of her hard work.

Ludi backstage at an All-American Christmas

Ludi backstage at an All-American Christmas

I asked Ludi to write about her experience in her own words. Here’s what she said:

In early May, I started attending Miss Kathey’s Academy. I learned many dances, songs, and drama lines.

I only had six [monthly] practices to learn 15 dances, 20 songs, and 5 lines. Some people from Detroit came to help. They had performed the same show four times.

Our title was “An All-American Christmas.” It was fun and scary. The lights were blinding but I love it and hope to carry out stage again.

Ludi in act 3 of an All-American Christmas

Ludi in the third act of an All-American Christmas

About Josh Renaud

I'm the Emperor of the Renaud Empire, which is to say that I'm the husband of a Boliviana and the father of three daughters and one son. When I'm not conquering lands and expanding borders, I'm a newspaper designer for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Find me on Twitter (@Kirkman) or Google+.
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One Response to An All-American Christmas

  1. Ludi Renaud says:

    it was really awesome doing that ! I love acting and I hope to carry it out soon.

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