Sunday, November 27, 2005
Tickets are available for next month’s 65th annual Candlelight Concert, presented by the Staples High School Music Department.
The annual Staples Candlelight Concert has attracted crowds for decades. This view is a 2004 concert. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Emily Laux for WestportNow.com
The Symphonic Orchestra, Symphonic and Sophomore Bands, along with the Staples Chorus and Chorale will perform the concert on Friday Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. and Saturday Dec. 17 at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m in the recently reopened Staples Auditorium.
Each group will present individual performances while the singers and orchestra will also unite for the traditional processional “Sing We Noel” and the finale “Hallelujah Chorus.”
Tickets are only available by mail. To receive tickets, send a self-addressed stamped envelope indicating the number of tickets and the specific concert requested, as well as an alternate concert request in case the first choice is sold out.
Requests should be sent to the Music Department at Staples, 70 North Ave., Westport, CT 06880.
The concert is presented at no cost, but donations would be appreciated to help defray the equipment and production costs. Checks should be made out to the Staples Music Department.
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