Selected Community Events
Back to the Big Apple Jazz Concert w/ Kyle Ketelson
May 4, 0014 7:30 pm
Sun Prairie High School Performing Arts Center, 888 Grove St., Sun Prairie, WI 53590
Don’t miss this opportunity to see and hear some of the best young jazz musicians and one of the top bass-baritone singers in the world together on the same stage! Sun Prairie High School Jazz I was recently selected as one of 15 high school jazz bands from around North America to take part in Jazz at Lincoln Center’s Essentially Ellington Festival in New York May 8 – 10. Jazz I will be joined by Kyle Ketelson, world-renowned bass-baritone, who, in June will be playing the roll of Escamillo in the Teatro dell’Opera di Roma production of Carmen, then in September will be playing the roll of Leporello in the Lyric Opera of Chicago production of Don Giovanni. Together, they will play some great jazz classics as well as entertain with a number of Frank Sinatra standards that will leave the audience clamoring for more! All proceeds benefit the Sun Prairie High School Jazz Band and their trip to Lincoln Center. Audience members can take their ticket stub to Buck & Honeys restaurant in Sun Prairie where 10% of your bill will be donated to the Jazz Band! Sponsored by the Sun Prairie Education Foundation.
$10/adult, $7/senior, $5/12 & under
Nancy Everson (608) 834-6734
Salad Buffet, Bake and Plant Sale
May 3, 0014 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Bristol Lutheran Church, 6835 Hwy. N, Sun Prairie
Buffet includes hot chicken casserole, salads, rolls, desserts and beverages. $8/person, $3/kids under 6. Bristol Lutheran Church is handicap accessible. Carry-out available. A donation from the profits will go to Shelter From the Storms Ministries. The church cookbook will also be for sale - over 350 recipes! This is an annual event taking place the first Saturday in May.
Summer Concert Weekend - Sun Prairie Area Chorus
Jun 1, 0014 3 pm
Sun Prairie United Methodist Church 702 North St, Sun Prairie, WI
SWING INTO SUMMER! Bring a friend and don't miss the next Sun Prairie Area Chorus big concert weekend! Selections of this series include jazz favorites and light pop that will put a swing in your step and a tune in your heart! Make plans to attend while supporting your local community arts. A few examples of what you'll year: Fields of Gold (Sting), Sit Down, You're Rockin' the Boat (from Guys and Dolls), Pennies from Heaven (Bing Crosby), Singin' in the Rain (Gene Kelly), and many more.
The Sun Prairie Area Chorus is blending of over 50 amateur singers of all ages from in and around Sun Prairie who simply love to sing. If you are interested in joining this group, which offers you the opportunity to be a part of vocal performance in the Madison area, visit our website at spareachorus.com or find us on Facebook.
Sun Prairie Area Chorus, firstname.lastname@example.org, http://www.spareachorus.com