Live On Holy Day

Mark Holy Day with The Confederation Singers

 Confederation Centre’s adult choir, the Confederation Singers, present the annual Choral Music on a Holy Day on Good Friday, March 30 at 7:00 p.m. at Trinity United Church.

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Under the direction of Donald Fraser, the Singers will perform a stirring selection of music of the greatest French composers. The headline work is Louis Vierne’s Solemn Mass, and complimenting this epic piece will be two movements from the Gabriel Fauré Requiem. Rounding out the evening will be the Fauré Cantique de Jean Racine, the Ave Verum of Camille Saint-Saens, and the beautiful Panis Angelicus of Québec City composer, Antoine Dessane. The organ accompanist is Frances McBurnie.

This popular concert is part of Sobeys LIVE @ Centre. Book online and get the full LIVE calendar at confederationcentre.com. Tickets for all shows are available in person at the box office, by phone at (902) 566-1267, or toll free at 1-800-565-0278.

The Choral Music Programme is sponsored by Maritime Electric. Confederation Centre also thanks the Department of Canadian Heritage; the Government of P.E.I., through the Department of Education, Early Learning, and Culture; and the City of Charlottetown for their continued support. Media sponsors are The Guardian, Hot 105.5, and Ocean 100.

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Ho-Ho-Home for the Holidays

Ho-Ho-Home for the Holidays Comedy Show
December 23, 2017 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm at the Guild.
After finding success in other provinces, five
PEI-born comedians will be returning home, just in time for Christmas. They will perform for
one night only, with two local favorites joining in on the festivities; The Ho-Ho-Home For the
Holidays Comedy Show takes place at The Guild in Charlottetown.
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Tickets to this special
holiday event are $20 and available at The Guild box office and online. Doors open at 7:30
with the show starting at 8 PM.
The holidays can be hard. Come to The Guild on December 23rd to brush off the snow and
the stress with some of the best PEI comedians at the Ho-Ho-Home For the Holidays
Comedy Show! The all star, all Islander line-up includes: Justin Shaw, Brittany Campbell,
Jeremy Francis, Dan Hendricken, and a possible special guest. All of these performers have
been wowing audiences nationwide. It will be your only chance to catch these talents before
they head ‘away’ again. The evening will be hosted by Sharlene Kelly and presented by Sam
MacDonald.

Holiday Hours By the Hour

Confederation Centre of the Arts will operate at reduced hours between Christmas Eve and January 2, 2017. The Art Gallery, The Showcase gift shop, public library, Mavor’s Restaurant, box office, admin offices, and the Confederation Chamber Exhibition will all follow unique schedules, outlined below.

Holiday-Hours

Confederation Centre will also be opening at 2 p.m. on January 1, 2017 for the Premier’s New Year’s Day Levee at 3 p.m. in Memorial Hall.

 Administrative Offices 
Dec 23-Jan 1: closed
Jan 2: regular hours resume

Box Office
Dec 23: open 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (Please note: Centre gift cards available until 9 p.m. at Mavor’s and The Showcase)
Dec 24-Jan 1: closed
Jan 2: regular hours resume

Confederation Centre Art Gallery 
Dec 24-26: closed
Dec 27-30: regular hours (11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.)
Jan 1-2: closed
Jan 3: regular hours resume

Confederation Centre Public Library 

Dec 24-26: Closed (book returns unavailable)
Dec 27-31: regular hours (10 a.m. – 9 p.m.)
Jan 1: closed
Jan 2: regular hours resume

Confederation Chamber Exhibition (Upper Foyer) 

Dec 23: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Dec 24/31: closed
Jan 6: winter hours resume (Saturdays, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., or by private booking)

Mavor’s Restaurant 

Dec 23: open 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Dec 24-30: closed
Dec 31: open for NYE seating at 7 p.m.
Jan 1: closed
Jan 2: regular winter hours resume

The Showcase Gift Shop 
Dec 23: open 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Dec 24-Jan 1: closed
Jan 2: regular hours resume

Media contact:         
Tanya Wiltshire, Communications Manager, Confederation Centre of the Arts
T: 902.628.6135 (office) E: twiltshire@confederationcentre.com
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