Olympic stars from Vancouver will skate in Portland


PORTLAND — On the heels of the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, the “Smucker’s Stars on Ice Tour” will bring the inspiring skating stars and their medal-winning style to the Cumberland County Civic Center on Tuesday, April 13.

Performing will be 2010 Olympic silver medalists Meryl Davis and Charlie White; 2010 Olympic silver medalists Qing Pang and Jian Tong; and 2006 Olympic silver medalists and 2010 Olympians Tanith Belbin and Benjamin Agosto.

Also taking the ice will be 2008 U.S. National Champion and 2010 Olympian Mirai Nagasu; and two-time U.S. National Champion and 2010 Olympian Jeremy Abbott. They will be joined by 2006 Olympic silver medalist Sasha Cohen; World Champion and six-time National Champion Todd Eldredge; two-time World bronze medalist and three-time National Champion Michael Weiss; World Champion and two-time Japanese Ladies Champion Yuka Sato; and 2009 U.S. National Champion Alissa Czisny.

The “Smucker’s Stars on Ice Tour” performance will be at 7 p.m. Tickets, starting at $25, are on sale now. A portion of the proceeds will benefit Boys and Girls Clubs of America. Group discounts are available for parties of 10 or more. Tickets are available at the Civic Center box office, all Ticketmaster outlets, online at www.ticketmaster.com and by calling (207) 775-3458 or (800) 745-3000. For more information, visit www.starsonice.com.