Former Idol contestant to perform at CCU

Tickets are now available for the upcoming Elise Testone concert on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at 7:30 p.m. at Coastal Carolina University's Wheelwright Auditorium.

You may remember Testone, who was on "American Idol: Season 11" and made it to the Top 10. Testone used to attend CCU.

Tickets for "Elise Testone Unplugged W/ Special Guests" are $5 for students and $10 for faculty, staff, and alumni, and $15 to the general public. Seats will be reserved.

Testone will perform her own brand of pop, soul, jazz and rock with a small acoustic backup band, according to a release from the university. She will be available in the lobby after the show for photos and autographs.

Testone is originally from New Jersey and was just voted Singer of the Year for the Charleston City Paper Awards.

She earned a degree in music at CCU, graduating in 2005.

For more information on tickets, call the Wheelwright Box Office at 843-349-2787 (ARTS).