OTTAWA, Dec. 2 /CNW Telbec/ -
What: A Christmas Concert, Heralding Christmas, with headliner: the
People's Gospel Choir of Montreal, led by Kim Sherwood.
Want to feel alive? Check out this choir's electric example of
the human spirit on You Tube. Call up the choir's 2007
performance in St-Léonard, Quebec.
Also joining the choir:
* Multi-talented Jeremiah Sparks. A Nova Scotia native, he's
worked as an actor, singer and composer.
Next week, he's in the cast of A Christmas Carol that opens
Dec. 8 at the National Arts Centre.
* Ottawa's Maria Hawkins. She's a soul singer, educator and
Master of Ceremonies: Writer, producer and director Anthony
Where: Christ Church Cathedral, 420 Sparks St. at Bronson. Street and
lot parking, or, take any of the buses running along Albert
Street or Slater Street.
When: Friday, Dec. 4 at 8 p.m.
Why: This concert is not only a salute to the season; it recognizes a
need in our community. Part of the proceeds, including half of
the concert's Platinum Ticket sales, will go to the Ottawa
Bytown Rotary Club to help support the Rotary Youth Drug
Addiction Program and project s.t.e.p.
Project s.t.e.p. addresses the need for residential addiction
treatment, education and prevention for young people from 13 to
17. Ottawa does not have a residential treatment facility for
Tickets: Students $15, Silver $25, Gold $45
Platinum tickets at $100 include a $50 tax receipt from the
Rotary Club and a Post-concert reception.
Tickets are available through Cathedral Arts. Call 613-567-1787
for tickets any day this week between 11:00 a.m. and 2:00p.m.,
or, buy online at cathedralarts.com.
SOURCE Cathedral Arts & Christ Church Cathedral
For further information: For further information: John Dennison, (613) 567-1787