Co-owner, Kearney Floral Co.,
and part of Thalken, Tesdall and Thalken
“Star of the Show”
Lois Thalken loves to be on stage, whether it’s singing, acting, or even dancing. As part of the trio Thalken, Tesdall and Thalken, she knows entertainment and music, and is happiest when she’s performing. When not involved in a local production or getting ready for a trio gig, she’s helping Todd at their business Kearney Floral. They are parents to Liza, Isabel and Rosamond. Lois on the board of Crane River Theater, Kearney Community Theater, and has been involved in MONA Spirit Steering Committee, and Kearney Public Library Capital Campaign.
Dancing experience: “My experience dates back to college show choir, a few dance classes, and numerous musical theater productions.”
Favorite dance style: Latin
Least favorite dance style or step: Waltz
Favorite memory involving dance: “One – when I was in college, a friend and I competed in a disco dance contest at Backlot, dancing to Michael Jackson’s ‘Rock with You’. I think we came in second place.”
Song that will absolutely get you on the dance floor: “Play that Funky Music” (Wild Cherry)
Favorite dance partner: “That would be Todd – when I can convince him to get out on the floor with me.”
Why did I decide to participate in KDWTS?: “I’m so excited to be a part of such an entertaining event that most importantly benefits our community. I also love that it showcases dance.”
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