Youth Nets Role
Beverly Campbell, 12, of Seat Pleasant, plays the part of the "chimpaboon" in the Kennedy Center's production of "The Magic Flute," which ends this week. But Campbell is already lined up to perform in another production at the Kennedy Center. She starts rehearsing next week as an extra in "Manon," which will open in February.
Campbell, a seventh-grader at St. Ann's Academy in Northwest, is one of eight local children who portray "The Magic Flute's" giant, fanciful creatures. Campbell's roles have not included singing -- so far. Said her mother, Glenda, "She's informed me she wants singing lessons now."
History Teacher Cited
Anne Arundel Community College history professor David Tengwall has been awarded a teaching excellence award from the State Board for Community Colleges. An Arnold resident, Tengwall joined the college in 1979. Tengwall also received the annual AACC Student Association teaching award in May 1990.
In 1986, Tengwall participated in the college's international linkage with Brazil and lectured at a local college in Rio de Janeiro.
Rockville resident Joshua Smith was presented the Anti-Defamation League's Man of Achievement Award at a reception held recently at the J.W. Marriott in Washington. Smith is chairman and chief executive officer of the Maxima Corp., based in Rockville. He founded Maxima, a full service computer information management company, in 1978. It is now one of the 10 largest black-owned firms in the country. Smith also is chairman of the Commission on Minority Business Development.
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