Latest News From Five Star Premier Residences of Teaneck
July 25, 2016
The spirit of the Roaring Twenties was brought to life as residents and staff danced the night away. This evening was the "bees knees" with costumed flappers joining the dance floor as the most popular dances of the 1920s were featured, including the foxtrot, waltz, tango and, of course, the Charleston. Line dances, a conga line and the Hora rounded out the evening. Residents didn't miss the opportunity to have their photos taken in a genuine (cardboard) 1920s car.
June 27, 2016
Residents brought their songs on the road again, this time to the Jewish Home at Rockleigh. Five Star Chorus members were led by Executive Director Robin Granat in their music rendition of "Fiddler on the Roof". These residents regularly bring their talents to other senior communities in Bergen County sharing their songs, which heals and lifts the spirits for singers and audiences alike. (Pictured are resident David Luria and Executive Director Robin Granat singing a duet.)
June 16, 2016
Lyricist Sheldon Harnick spoke to residents about the creation of "Fiddler on the Roof". Best known as resident Gloria Parloff's brother and for his collaborations with composer Jerry Bock on hit musicals including "Fiddler on the Roof", Mr. Harnick was just honored at the Tonys with a Lifetime-Achievement Award. This award joins three other Tonys and a Pulitzer Prize.
April 20, 2016
"Simply Irresistible" was the theme of the fourth annual Women's Club Fashion Show and Luncheon. The ladies demonstrated that you can be beautiful at any age, even when mobility assist equipment is used. The event was attended by 68 residents, with 16 residents modeling. Model Betty Jane Schuman is pictured with her escort, Marc Sturiale, Director of Human Resources.