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“An International Evening of Opera” Supports Common Sense Values at the Scientology Information Center

CLEARWATER, Fla., Oct. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- On Sunday, 23 October, Viennese opera singer Susanne Epple performed a concert in honor of The Way to Happiness precepts, “Set a good example”, “Be competent” and “Try to treat others as you would like to be treated” at the Scientology Information Center in downtown Clearwater. People of diverse nationalities, backgrounds, religions and professions came together to enjoy the music.

Viennese Opera singer Susanne Epple performing at the Scientology Information Center in downtown Clearwater on Sunday 23 October.


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Susanne Epple, a classically-trained soprano opera singer and her accompanist, Ms. Rosalia Mareska, a retired opera singer and professional pianist performed a host of popular opera songs. Ms. Epple not only sang in English, but also in French, Italian and German, narrating each song and providing musical history of the genre.

Ms. Epple’s performance of “Don’t Cry for Me Argentina”, from the musical, Evita, brought the audience to its feet. Ms. Epple, a Clearwater resident since 1991, also told audience how the application of the precepts from The Way to Happiness inspired her and helped her to make better choices in life. The Way to Happiness, written by L. Ron Hubbard is a non-religious common sense guide to better living and is translated into 101 languages, being used in over 160 nations.

At the event’s close many guests expressed that they would like to attend Ms. Epple’s next performance. One attendee stated, “It was a wonderful, wonderful experience. The singing was exquisite and the pianist was amazing.”

The Scientology Information center is located at 500 Cleveland Street. The center has welcomed over 11,000 visitors from the community to learn about Scientology and brought the community together through over 50 events.

For more information about the center or upcoming events please contact Amber Skjelset, Manager of the Scientology Information Center, at 727-467-6966 or e-mail her at amber@cos.flag.org

About the Church of Scientology:

The Scientology religion was founded by humanitarian and philosopher, L. Ron Hubbard. The first Church of Scientology was formed in the United States in 1954 and has expanded to more than 11,000 churches, missions and affiliated groups, with millions of members in 167 nations. Scientologists are inspired by the words of L. Ron Hubbard, “A community that pulls together can make a better society for all.”

Contact Amber Skjelset 727-467-6966

Source:Church of Scientology Flag Service Organization