Got your tickets yet? “A Journey Into Africa” happens May 19th!

The St. Albert Singers Guild invites you to experience Africa in a new and unique way as they sing, dance, tell folk tales and welcome drummers from Wajjo onto the Arden Theatre stage.

The sights, songs and stories of Africa are offered to the audience through the eyes of a young child as she walks the savannah in the footsteps of her father.

The two choirs of the St. Albert Singers Guild numbering 75 singers, take the stage on May 19 for two shows only at 2:00 and 7:00 PM.

This energizing and immersive experience is a not-to-be-missed opportunity for the whole family.

Tickets are $20.

Call Verla 780-418-4184 for tickets and more info.  sasgmanager@gmail.com

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2018 (Spring) term – important dates!

FIRST REHEARSAL/REGISTRATION:  January 9th, 2018

St. Albert Catholic High School

SAWVE (women’s ensemble) – come at 6:15 PM for the first rehearsal, then registrations follow.

SAS (mixed choir) – arrive at 7:00 PM if you need to register, with the rehearsal starting at 7:30.

SPRING CONCERT – “Africa” theme!

May 19th – Arden Theatre, St. Albert

More details to follow…

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Feb. 20 and Feb. 27 – special updates!

Reminder that on Feb. 20th we’ll have Scott Leithead leading us, so note the special times:

SAWVE:  6:15 PM

BOTH CHOIRS: 7:00-7:45 PM

SAS:  7:50 PM

And Feb. 27th our rehearsal will be at J.J. Nearing School, 196 Deer Ridge Dr, St Albert, AB T8N 6T6

You can find a map HERE.

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TONIGHT – Dec. 12th, Shepherd’s Care

12603 – 135 Avenue, arrive at 6:45 to allow for some time to find parking.

Wear basic black (head to toe) – tartan scarves/ties will be provided.

See you there!

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November 7 – SPECIAL TIMES!

NOVEMBER 7 – we’re still at our usual St. Albert Catholic High School location, but new times:

6:30-9:30 – BOTH CHOIRS

It’s our first complete run-through all together at Hawk’s Nest at SACHS  – both choirs together and all actors, in show order.

Make a note – everybody shows up at 6:30!

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Tuesday Sept 12th – regular rehearsal at SACHS, usual times!

Check out the Maps link for SACHS (St. Albert Catholic High School) on the right side of the web page or under the Maps menu option.

This will be our usual rehearsal place, in their Music Room.

Regular rehearsal times:

SAWVE (women’s ensemble):  6:15-7:25 PM

SAS (mixed choir): 7:30 PM – 9:25 PM

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Some important dates (Christmas 2017 term)

Dec. 5 Tue 6:30-9:30 PM – set up and first rehearsal in United Church
Dec. 6 Wed 7:00-9:00 PM – second rehearsal in United Church
Dec. 8 Fri 7:30 PM – evening show (sanctuary market opens at 6:30 PM)
Dec. 9 Sat 1:30 PM – market opens

Dec. 9 Sat 2:30 PM – afternoon show (SOLD OUT!)

Dec. 9 Sat 6:30 PM – market opens

Dec. 9 Sat 7:30 PM  – evening show

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FIRST REHEARSAL CONFIRMED – Sept 5th, NEW VENUE!

Tue Sept 5 at UNITED CHURCH on Green Grove Drive (see map on website)
6:30 Refresh and renew your voice after a long, hot and smoky summer.  Learn new warm-ups, remind your body to breathe and start matching those vowels.  Criselda leads a 30-minute vocal refresher!
7:00 Registration (bring your cheque book), returning old music and picking up new music (bring your binder)
7:30 Criselda introduces the choirs to the Christmas show and we will all learn one big “together” song!
Expect to finish between 8:45 and 9:00
On the following Tuesday (Sept. 12th), we’re back to our usual rehearsal venue of SACHS (St. Albert Catholic High School) in the Music Room.
See you soon!
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Ready for choir to start?

So are we!  Just waiting on word from the City to see if we can start on September 5th, or have to wait until September 12th.  Watch this space for details…

But we do know we’ll be back at the St. Albert Catholic High School (SACHS) located at

33 Malmo Ave, St Albert, AB T8N 1L5

Check under the Maps link if you aren’t sure how to get there.  It’s a little tricky!

 

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Important dates for 2017-2018!

First rehearsal for the fall term is set for Sept. 5th, tentatively, in the music room at SACHS.  Bring your music from this past year if you haven’t already handed it back to Eric.

Christmas concert dates:  Friday Dec. 8th, and Saturday Dec. 9th at St. Albert United Church.

Spring concert dates:  May 18-20, 2018 at the Arden Theatre!

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