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Ovations 2016 Performing Arts Series with Mountain Melody Women’s Chorus

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Date(s) - 01/10/2016
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bret Harte High Scholl Theater


Calaveras Arts Council Announces Ovations Opens with Mountain Melody Women’s Chorus

They must sing and we must listen. We will all experience joy.

The ladies of Mountain Melody Women’s Chorus will open the 2016 season of the Calaveras Arts Council’s Ovations Performing Arts Series on Sunday, January 6 at the Dr. Elliott Smart Performing Arts Center at Bret Harte High School in Angels Camp. The box office opens at 2:00p and the performance begins at 3:00pm and ends at 5:00pm.

The Butte Fire has impacted Calaveras County in a very personal way. It has changed our landscape but not our hearts. The fire started as the Ovations lineup was being decided and the Ovations committee felt that this season would have special attention on the healing. We believe that art is instrumental in healing process. Several ladies lost their homes to the Butte Fire and as we all know, Art Heals.

The program for the show is spirited with songs like All Aboard, Respect, Sit Down You’re Rocking the Boat, Call of the Flowers, Sun Don’t Set in the Morning, Fascinating Rhythm, For Good, Rhapsody, Shenandoah, Operator, Puttin’ on the Ritz, Amazing Grace, Evening Prayer, Java Jive, My Mountain Home, Mokelumne River Song, Seal Lullaby, This Little Light of Mine, Stars I Shall Find, O Sign Out, Be Joyful, Hymn to Theotokos, Maquerule.

The non-profit Calaveras County Arts Council operates the Gallery Store at 22 Main Street in
San Andreas. Hours are Tuesday through Thursday, 11:00 am to 6:00 pm and Fridays and Saturdays, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. The gallery offers free parking both in front and in back and is handicapped accessible. Become an Arts Council member and receive a 10% discount on all your gallery purchases. For more information, call the Calaveras Arts Council at (209) 754-1774 or visit www.calaverasarts.org.