Update, December 6, 2012: Last night CCU alumna Testone came back to the Grand Strand.
WBTW reports that Testone performed for an hour and a half to a full house at the Wheel Wright Auditorium. You can watch WBTW's broadcast here, which includes a brief interview with the former American Idol contestant.
Additionally, The Sun News has some photos from last night's event.
First Report: Coastal Carolina alumna Elise Testone made a splash in this year's American Idol but fell out of contention as a top 6 finalist.
According to Coastal Carolina University, Elise will be performing at Coastal Carolina University next week on Wednesday, December 5th at 7:30 p.m. in Coastal Carolina University's Wheelwright Auditorium. There will be a meet and greet with fans after the show for photos and autographs. Testone has been living in Charleston since 2006, working as a voice teacher and performing at various venues around town with her backup band, The Freeloaders.
The New Jersey native earned a degree in music at CCU, where she frequently performed with the late English professor Paul Rice and vocal professor David Bankston, as well as in the POP 101 group and various bands around town.
For tickets, call the Wheelwright Box Office at 843-349-2787.