Applause! December Updates

Happy December from Applause! Cary Youth Theatre!

CONGRATULATIONS & THANKS:
To all our fall 2017 participants: thanks for a great semester! Congratulations especially to our Long Session dancers on a fab showcase! Happy holidays, everyone!

WINTER/SPRING CLASS REGISTRATION:
The new Program Guide is here! Registration opens Dec 4 (Dec 18 for nonresidents).

WINTER AUDITION REGISTRATION:
Audition registration for SCRAPS! THE RAGTIME GIRL OF OZ opens Jan 2. Pre-registration is required; schedule your appointment. Please note no appointments will be scheduled prior to Jan 2. Auditions are open to ages 6-12, no experience needed!

Two perusal scripts are on reserve at Cary Arts Center. Scripts may not be photocopied or removed from CAC. If others are waiting, please limit perusals to 30 minutes or less. Questions: (919) 469-4069.

DECEMBER DELIGHTS:
At Cary Arts Center
Cary Players: A Christmas Story, Dec 1-4; times/details on CAC website ($)
RTOOT: Silent Night (Please?!), Dec 5, 7:30 p.m. ($)
General Assembly Chorus: Songs of the Season, Dec 6, 7:30 p.m. ($)
Concert Singers of Cary: Holiday Pops, Dec 10, 3 p.m. ($)
Cary Ballet: The Nutcracker, Dec 15-17; times/details on CAC website ($)
Menorah Lighting, Dec 19, 5:30 p.m.
Campaneria Ballet Company & KMJ Jazz Company: The Nutcracker, Dec 22-23; times/details on CAC website ($)
22nd Annual Cary Kwanzaa Celebration, Dec 29, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

At The Cary Theater:
Six String presents: Jonathan Byrd, Dec 9, 8 p.m. ($)

At Koka Booth Amphitheatre:
NC Chinese Lantern Festival, Dec 1-Jan 14, times/details on KBA website ($)

Around Town:

  • HEART OF THE HOLIDAYS CELEBRATION, Dec 2 in Downtown Cary: 
  • Santa’s Workshop, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Page-Walker Holiday Open House, 4-6 p.m.
  • Christmas Tree Lighting, 6 p.m.
  • Additional events: Olde Time Winter Festival, Gifting Tree project, Art Exhibitions, and more. 

Cary Community Choir: Messiah, Dec 3, 7:30 p.m. at Westwood Baptist Church. 
Cary Youth Voices: A Joyful Celebration, Dec 8, 7 p.m. at Greenwood Forest Baptist Church. 
Arbolito de la Esperanza: Tree of Hope Lighting, Dec 9, 6-8 p.m. at Herb Young Community Center; 919-469-4061.
Gregg Gelb Jazz Quintet: Holidays in Rhythm, Dec 10, 4 p.m. at Page-Walker Arts & History Center ($); 919-460-4963.
Cary Town Band: Winterfest ’17, Dec 15, 7:30 p.m. at Cary Senior Center.

Let me know if you have questions about any of these events or programs. See you soon!

Rachel Baranski
Performing Arts Education Specialist
rachel.baranski@townofcary.org
(919) 465-4792