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MOUNT MADONNA SCHOOL

JAI HANUMAN : MMS RAMAYANA TURNS 40 !
Mount Madonna School ( MMS ) is proud to announce its 40th anniversary production of Ramayana !, the ancient epic adapted for modern audiences and set to a mix of traditional and contemporary music .
Ramayana ! returns to delight audiences of all ages June 7-10 at the Mexican Heritage Theater in San Jose . Tickets are available at ramayana . brownpapertickets . com .
With a cast and crew approaching 200 , and involving every student in the school from preschool to grade 12 , Ramayana ! tells the story of Prince Ram and Princess Sita as she is abducted by the demon King Ravana .
“ Ramayana ! has been central to Mount Madonna School since its founding ,” said MMS Head of School Mary Supriya McDonald . “ It ’ s the culmination of months of work during the academic year and a year-end celebration for our community , embracing diversity and creative self-expression . The Ramayana is a timeless classic teaching the universal values of truth , duty , love and service to the greater good .”
Ramayana ! is a Broadway-caliber production , unique in its ambition . Forty years running , the show is a major contribution to the artistic and cultural life of the San Francisco and Monterey Bay areas , the expression of a living tradition with ties to India and the global Indian diaspora , and a unique treasure for generations of students and theater goers . Photos provided by Mount Madonna School .
LEADERSHIP MORGAN HILL
BOB FOSTER TO RECEIVE 2018 LEADERSHIP EXCELLENCE AWARD
Leadership Morgan Hill ( LMH ) is proud to announce that local attorney Bob Foster will be honored with the 2018 Leadership Excellence Award at its annual LEAD event at Guglielmo Winery on July 21 .
The Leadership Excellence Award recognizes leaders like Bob whose vision advances the spirit of community and charity ; reflects courage and insight ; and inspires others to lead in a like manner . Bob ’ s inspiration within his own family has spurred their volunteer and philanthropic spirit , making the Fosters true treasures within the Morgan Hill community .
Cricket Rubino , Leadership Morgan Hill Board President , is delighted with Bob ’ s selection , saying “ his community leadership over so many years has built a solid foundation for making Morgan Hill the great community it is today . Our Board enthusiastically looks forward to celebrating Bob ’ s accomplishments and the resulting award .”
GILROY • MORGAN HILL • SAN MARTIN JUNE / JULY 2018 gmhtoday . com
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