1 - YULETIDE SPECTACULAR
SAT DECEMBER 16 | 2:30 PM
SUN DECEMBER 17 | 2:30 PM
Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser, Conductor
Joni NehRita, Vocalist
Mike Nadajewski, Narrator
Grand Philharmonic Choir
Grand Philharmonic Children's Choir
Carousel Dance Company
Waterloo Region’s favourite holiday
tradition is back and more spectacular
than ever! Featuring the classic
Christmas story, The Polar Express, with images from the original Chris
Van Allsburg story, and favourites like
the upbeat All I Want for Christmas Is
You, The Little Drummer Boy, O Holy Night, The 12 Days of Christmas, plus
the hilarious 12 Days After Christmas.
With singers, dancers and special
guests, you’ll be feeling festive!
Jacket from THE POLAR EXPRESS by Chris Van Allsburg.
Jacket Painting © 1985 by Chris Van Allsburg. Used by
permission of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.
2 - SING-ALONG MUSICALS
SAT FEBRUARY 17 | 2:30 PM
John Morris Russell, Conductor
Grand Philharmonic Youth Choir
If you love singing along to your
favourite musicals, then this is the
concert for you! With lyrics projected above the Orchestra, the Grand
Philharmonic Youth Choir helping you
sing along, and KWS favourite John Morris Russell leading, this interactive
concert will include selections from
popular musicals like The King and I,
Oklahoma!, The Sound of Music, Mary Poppins and many more!
3 - A TRIBUTE TO JOHN WILLIAMS
SAT MARCH 10 | 2:30 PM
Scott Terrell, Conductor
501st Legion, Worldwide Star Wars costuming organization
John Williams is one of the most
famous and prolific film composers
of all time, and his scores have revolutionized the film industry. This
concert features some of his bestloved
themes from movies like
Superman, ET, Jurassic Park, Indiana Jones, and more, with the second
half of the concert totally dedicated
to the music of the legendary Harry Potter and Star Wars films!