Contact: Lynn Stewart or Amy Boltinghouse, Centenary News Service, 318-869-5120 or 869-5709

Award-winning Illusionists Return to Centenary Oct. 21

The Spencers

SHREVEPORT, LA -- Kevin and Cindy Spencer, the Performing Arts Entertainers of the Year, will return to Centenary on Oct. 21 for a performance at 8 p.m. in the Hurley Auditorium. The program is free and open to the public as a service of the college's Office of Student Activities.

The Spencers combine bewilderment, romance, comedy, and high drama with elaborate lighting, choreography, music, special effects, and theatre to produce an award-winning, family oriented show.

Described as one of the "most requested acts in the nation," the Spencers won the 1995 Performing Arts Entertainers of the Year award. The award, established in 1982, results in national recognition for entertainers whose primary venue is the performing arts. David Copperfield is the only other magician to win this award.

The Spencers have also been named Best Performing Artists and Best Major Concert of 1995, Best Touring Event and Best Major Concert of 1994, and the Best Variety Artists, Best Touring Event, and Best Contemporary Artists of 1993 by Campus Activities Today magazine.

The program will be held in Hurley Auditorium, located in the Hurley School of Music Building on the east side of the of the Centenary campus. For further information call 869-5266 or 869-5056.