Youth on Stage
The very first Youth on Stage performances happened on June 21-22-23 in 1993 on the
Music Pier stage in Ocean City.
The shows were emceed by Troy Dawkins, longtime member of The Young Entertainers
and a graduate of Ocean City High School.
Guest performers included singer Brian Conover, a graduate of the Atlantic City Friends
School and New York University and an original member of The Young Entertainers, and
vocalist Deborah Jenkins, a graduate of Ocean City High School and Indiana University.
The 1993 Youth on Stage Cast
Toni DiPietropolo, dancer from Haddon Township; Sara Teitelman,
singer from Haddon Heights; Marshel Gifford, singer from Collingswood; and Patricia
Lombardo, singer from Haddon Heights.
Beth Lang, singer from Mainland; Keith Lang, singer from Mainland;
Caroline Ryan, singer from Absegami; and Theresa Catalano, singer from Oakcrest.
Kristen Farrell, ventriloquist from Shawnee
and the members of The Young Entertainers