LFCC Fairfax Follies Variety Show Set for March 31 and April 1

For Immediate Release:
March 16, 2007

Primary Media Contact:
Sally Voth
Public Relations Specialist
svoth@lfcc.edu
Phone: 540-868-7134

MIDDLETOWN, Va. – Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) will be presenting the 28th annual Fairfax Follies variety show on Saturday, March 31, 2007, at 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. and Sunday, April 1, 2007, at 6 p.m. The event will be held in the William H. McCoy Special Events Center located inside the Alson H. Smith Jr. Technology Center on the Middletown Campus, located at 173 Skirmisher Lane in Middletown.

The event is free and open to the public. The theme for this year’s Fairfax Follies is “The Follies Go to the Movies.” The family-oriented variety show will feature songs, dances and comedic skits from such movies as “Beauty and the Beast,” “Gone with the Wind,” “Grease,” “Harry Potter,” “Pretty Woman,” “Star Wars” and “The Wizard of Oz.” Emcees for the show are Barry Lee of WINC radio and LFCC President John J. “Ski” Sygielski.

Before each show, LFCC will be providing free ice cream, face painting, cake and candy walks and live entertainment. There will also be hot dogs, drinks, popcorn and Follies t-shirts for sale.

For more information about the Fairfax Follies, individuals may contact Andrea Ludwick at (540) 868-7194 or aludwick@lfcc.edu.

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Founded in 1970, Lord Fairfax Community College is a multi-campus public institution of higher education. With four locations — Middletown, Warrenton, Luray-Page County and most recently, Vint Hill— the College serves eight localities in the Shenandoah Valley and northern Piedmont regions. The localities are the counties of Clarke, Fauquier, Frederick, Page, Rappahannock, Shenandoah and Warren and the city of Winchester. LFCC offers more than 75 associate degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of disciplines, in addition to providing access to bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral degree programs offered on site by a four-year institution. LFCC also serves the business community by offering workforce preparation programs for employees and employers. LFCC serves more than 9,000 unduplicated credit students and more than 11,000 individuals in professional development and business and industry courses annually.

Lord Fairfax Community College (LFCC) is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Lord Fairfax Community College. Lord Fairfax Community College is an equal opportunity institution providing educational and employment opportunities, programs, services, and activities and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, age, religion, disability, national origin, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, or other non-merit factors. LFCC also prohibits sexual misconduct including sexual violence or harassment.

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