WomenSing celebrates the holidays

December 10, 2012 by  

WomenSing is a musical group that will combines voices with the beat of a steel drum in a holiday concert at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, December 12.

Directed by Martin Benvenuto, the show will be held at the Lafayette/Orinda Presbyterian Church, 49 Knox Drive, Lafayette.

In addition to holiday favorites, the group will also include Latin music. with songs from ‘St. Francis in the Americas: A Caribbean Mass’. WomenSing’s just released its latest CD, ‘Songs from the Old and New World’, which will be for sale at the concert.

Tickets are $25-$30 for general admission, $20 for seniors, and $10 for students. For information or tickets, call (925) 974-9169.

To see in the New Year, residents can also take a short jaunt over to Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco and enjoy a New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball accompanied by the San Francisco Symphony. The event begins at 8:00 pm on Monday, December 31, at the Hall on Grove Street.

There will be dancing on stage, champagne, and live music. Doors open at 8:00 p.m. with the concert at 9:00 p.m. Tickets are $85 – $195.

A special dinner package is also available for $160 and includes a cocktail reception at 6:00 pm, followed by a three-course dinner at the War Memorial Opera House. During the intermission, an exclusive gathering will be held in the Loge Lounge with complimentary La Marca Prosecco.

For tickets and information call (415) 864-6000. Brochure printers could be called upon to create beautiful pamphlets for either or both of these special events, whether for information or souvenir purposes.