Barrington 220 Educational Foundation

2017 Alumni Legends: Standing Ovation

6th Annual Alumni Legends: Standing Ovation

Celebrating BHS Performing Arts

Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Barrington High School
6:30PM Auditorium Program followed by Barrington White House Reception and Auction


Marta Aznavoorian

Pianist Marta Aznavoorian has performed to critical acclaim throughout the world as orchestral soloist, recitalist and chamber musician. Ms. Aznavoorian is a founding member of the Grammy nominated Lincoln Trio, which Fanfare Magazine has labeled as “one of the hottest young trios in the business.” She is also a passionate teacher and educator, currently serving on the faculty at the Music Institute of Chicago, as Artist in Residence at the Merit School of Music in Chicago and Adjunct faculty at the DePaul University School of Music.  


robert Kipferl

While at Barrington High School, Mr. Kipferl was deeply involved with the Fine Arts department. Upon graduation, he took on the roles of Elvis Presley in the Million Dollar Quartet and Enoch Snow Jr. in Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Carousel here in Chicago.

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Jeff Galfer*

An actor, photographer, producer and content creator, Jeff Galfer has worked in television and film across the United States. Commercially, he has represented over 35 brands in national, cable, made-for-internet, and radio campaigns. Currently, he helms the campaign for La Quinta’s “How to WIN@BUSINESS” advertisements and is also voicing several characters for the new, animated Amazon series “Little Big Awesome.” His latest self-produced endeavor “Jeff’s Place” is now an official selection of the prestigious New York Television Festival. 

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Katrina Lenk*

An actor, singer, violist, dancer and songwriter, Ms. Lenk is currently on Broadway in the production The Band’s Visit, playing the role of Dina. Other Broadway credits include The Miracle Worker, Spider-man: Turn Off the Dark, Once the Musical, and Indecent. She won the Lucille Lortel Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Musical for her role as Dina in The Band’s Visit along with Theatre World Award’s Dorothy Louden Award for Theatre Excellence. She has a broad range of TV appearances and  an active musician who has played in several bands.



Mezzanine Sponsors
The Beaubien Family
Young Chung, M.D. 
Rob & Kelly Johnson
Katherine Logue & Jonathan Nyland
Jennifer & Gerry Wondrasek
Mark & Deidre LeMire

Balcony Sponsors
Purnima & Ananth Bhogaraju
Priti & Ajay Mehta
Mary Beth Polizzi-Norton & Greg Norton
Glenn & Barbara Reed
Don R. & Nancy Thompson

* Artists participated virtually