Show Choir : A Long Struggle With Many Roadblocks

1946 Words Apr 5th, 2016 8 Pages
Show Choir
The road to show choir nationals was a long struggle with many roadblocks. There were many times when I dreaded going to rehearsal, and when I got there, I just wanted it to be over so I could leave. Show choir started to feel like a chore to me and I didn’t enjoy it like I did last year. That is, until March 31st.

We started learning our show choir songs at the end of August, rehearsing every day after school for an hour. Then during the last two weeks of September, both show choirs learned our choreography with 3-9 p.m. rehearsals every other day. At the time, I thought those rehearsals were the worst things ever because I was worn out, in pain, hungry, tired, and had no time to do homework. The dancing was more intense than it has ever been for anyone who was in show choir in recent years. Now that this year is coming to a close, I would go back to those days in a heartbeat because even though they were horrible at the time, I made some great memories and grew closer with the girls in Tiger Mystique. Looking back to those rehearsals make me emotional because from the time we learned the dance to performing at nationals, we got tremendously better and I’m so proud of how far both choirs have come. About a month later, we performed our opening numbers at the talent show. It was alright but there was still a lot of room for improvement. From that performance to winter break, we worked every day to get our dancing clean and all together. During that time, the…
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