Student wows sold out crowd at Bijou Theater with solo

Long time Trumbull resident Beverly Blanchard with her prize winning student, 11-year-old Stephanie Dezelin, before her win at the Barnun Festival. After a month long series of auditions. preliminaries and semi final starting in June, Dezelin wowed the sold out crowd at the Bijou Theater with the winning solo. She sang O Mio Babbbino Caro. She was presented with a $500 cash award and a trophy with microphone from the Barnum Ringleader and his Royal family. Photos by Kellie Chirico.