The Northern Neck Orchestra will perform a joyful holiday concert of Christmas carols, popular tunes and classical favorites on December 16 at the Lancaster Elementary School Theater (formerly the Lancaster Middle School), 191 School Street, in Kilmarnock.
The concert will begin at 7:30 p.m. and will be preceded by a pre-concert talk by Music Director Michael Repper at 6:45 p.m.
The orchestra will be hosting a holiday food drive at the concert on behalf of the Healthy Harvest Food Pantry to help it provide healthy meals to local individuals who struggle with hunger. Attendees are encouraged to bring food donations of non-perishable canned goods and packaged foods (no glass containers) to drop off in the lobby.
The program includes Sleigh Ride, Fantasia on Greensleeves, Silent Night, the Russian dance from The Nutcracker, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, Winter Wonderland, White Christmas, and much more.
The concert also will feature a delightful musical arrangement of the iconic poem Twas The Night Before Christmas. It will be narrated by Reverend Dr. Tyron Williams, the Senior Pastor of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Wicomico Church. Reverend Williams also will sing White Christmas with an audience Sing-Along.
Tickets are $40.00.
Students are admitted free.
Tickets may be purchased here or at the check-in desk.