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Audience at La Mirada Theatre goes wild with onstage proposal

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Matt Sander, 2009 Brea Olinda High School grad, proposed to his girlfriend Shawnee Magliocchi, 2007 BOHS grad, on stage at the La Mirada Theatre after the performance of "Les Misérables. (courtesy Amber McMahan of Illuminated Photography.)


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      Most unusual proposal!, 2009 Brea grad Matt Sander, proposed to his girlfriend Shawnee Magliocchi, 2007 BOHS grad, on stage at the La Mirada Theatre after the performance of "Les Miserables. Matt told Shawnee, his girlfriend who loves loves the show that he got backstage passes and took her back there as the cast was doing their bows. Then they walked on stage with the help of the evenings MC Tom McCoy (Cathy Rigby’s husband) of McCoy Rigby productions”. Matt proposed after getting down on one knee. Matt told Shawnee she was there when he took his oath of office to become a Sheriff and now he was giving the oath to protect her.

        Both their families and some friends were also in the audience but seated all around the theatre. Naturally the audience went wild! She said YES! On YouTube, 'Matt's Proposal to Shawnee at Les Misérables.'

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