Broadway sounds comes to Oakton during May 9 concert

Submitted by College Relations

Enjoy a night of show-stopping numbers from beloved American musical theater when the Oakton Community Choir takes the stage 8 p.m. Thursday, May 9, at the college’s Footlik Theater, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines.

Led by Sara Torbeck, Oakton instructor of music, “Broadway Bound!” features vocal students performing solo works from classical, jazz, pop and contemporary music.

“The audience will be treated to selections from Broadway favorites including ‘Chicago,’ ‘The Phantom of the Opera,’ ‘Rent’ and ‘The Sound of Music,’ performed by our talented music students,” Torbeck says.

Torbeck is an active performer and vocal instructor in the Chicago area. She regularly performs as a featured soloist and ensemble member with the Chicago Master Singers and St. Michael’s Episcopal Choir.

Tickets are $8 for general admission and $5 for students and seniors. To order, call 847-635-1900 or visit