Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Harmonium Choral Society’s Broadway Cabaret Troupe presentsSongs of Resistance and Persistence from the Broadway Stage

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Rise Up! Songs of Resistance and Persistence from the Broadway Stage

WHEN: Saturday, April 7, 2018 at 7:30 pm
WHERE:
Community Congregational Church, 200 Hartshorn Drive, Short Hills
TICKETS: $50 ($40 for students and seniors).
It is highly recommended that you purchase tickets in advance to guarantee a seat; this event has sold out in the past. Please visit https://harmonium.yapsody.com/ to purchase tickets. When purchasing your tickets, please consider becoming a Harmonium Cabaret Patron or Benefactor. For assistance or more information, contact manager@harmonium.org or 973-538-6969. 
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This evening promises to entertain, with songs from the musical theater canon, new and old. Members of Harmonium who also have a passion and talent for musical theater will perform songs from favorites such as Rodgers & Hammerstein and Sondheim as well as new hit makers Pasek & Paul. The repertoire swings from hilarious to stirring. This is a night of music that promises to rival anything you may hear on the other side of the Hudson.

The cabaret offers an exciting evening of music, wine, coffee, and sweet and savory treats. In addition, a silent auction and wine pull will be held before the performance and during intermission. Participants may bid on great prizes such as vacation homes, arts and cultural events, professional services, gift baskets, and certificates to restaurants and other local businesses.  Doors open at 7 pm so that attendees will have time to browse the terrific offerings. All proceeds will support Harmonium’s mission to inspire and transform our community through music.

MORE ABOUT HARMONIUM CHORAL SOCIETY

Harmonium Choral Society, based in Morris County, is one of New Jersey's leading choral arts organizations. The 100-voice choral society has been recognized for its musical excellence and innovative programming, and has commissioned and premiered works by Amanda Harberg, Matthew Harris, Elliot Z. Levine, Harmonium's composers-in-residence Mark Miller and Martin Sedek, and others.

Directed by Dr. Anne J. Matlack of Madison, Harmonium’s season consists of four subscription concerts held in December, March, April, and June, as well as numerous special events and partnerships.  Harmonium, known for its eclectic programming, choral excellence, and community spirit, sponsors commissions and musicianship workshops, as well as an Outreach Chorus that performs in schools, nursing homes, and other venues.  Harmonium sponsors an annual High School Student Choral Composition Contest, which celebrated its 20th anniversary in the 2016-17 season.  This innovative program won the prestigious Chorus America Education and Outreach Award. Harmonium has toured internationally to England and Wales, Eastern Europe, Northern Italy, Spain and Portugal, and Greece and Turkey, and most recently traveled to the Baltics in the summer of 2016.

To learn more about Harmonium, please visit www.Harmonium.org.