The stage is empty, the lights are dimmed,
the musicians silent, the dancers stilled.
The players stand behind the scenes,
hand in hand, arm in arm.
And through the lowered curtain rings
the sound of our applause.
Christine Lightcap, founder and president of the Syracuse Talent Company, produced over 200 shows, and performed in over 150 shows, including off-broadway and national tours. A graduate of Syracuse University, she was awarded both the SALT and SALTY Lifetime Achievement Award. She passed away October 26th after a long battle with cancer. She is survived by her husband, Richard; son and daughter, Kerry (Victoria) and Kelly (Kevin Daley); grandchildren, Kirstyn, Langston, Kiernan, Jordan, Christian and Jocelyn; sisters, Lenore (Parker Stone) and Carolyn (Frederick Pfeifer); and friends, Brenda Neuss, Marlene Raite and many friends.