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Legislation #: 051157 Introduction Date: 9/15/2005
Type: Special Action Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBER BROOKS
Title: Congratulating Kyla Cherry for being chosen as Nala in the production of the Lion King.

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9/15/2005 Filed by the Clerk's office
9/15/2005 Adopted

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RESOLUTION NO. 051157

 

Congratulating Kyla Cherry for being chosen as Nala in the production of the Lion King.

 

WHEREAS, Kyla Cherry, age 11, is a student at Lincoln Preparatory Middle School and was chosen to perform in Disneys production of the Lion King as Nala the baby cub for the production by Gazelle Touring Company; and

 

WHEREAS, Kylas dance training was at Danny Hinds-JS Chick Elementary-African and Caribbean dance and she also danced at the Concord Fortress of Hope Church for expressive dancing; and

 

WHEREAS, Kyla has appeared in commercials for Hallmark, Con Air and Hasbro Toys as well as being featured in several print ads and catalogs; and

 

WHEREAS, Kyla has been involved in several benefits in cities that she has toured including Buffalo, New York, Minneapolis Minnesota for an aids benefit and Baltimore, Maryland for a historical black college benefit where she also performed the national anthem at the Baltimore Orioles game; NOW, THEREFORE,

 

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

That the Mayor and Council hereby congratulate Kyla Cherry for being chosen as Nala in the production of the Lion King; and

 

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that this Resolution be spread upon the Minutes of the Council in testimony thereof and that a copy hereof be presented to Kyla Cherry with the support of the Mayor and Council for an excellent future in the arts.

 

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