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News Release
 
11/29/10

Holiday Madrigal Dinner Set for Dec. 10-11, Tickets on Sale Now

 

(Peru, Neb.) Enjoy a journey back in time to the 16th century during an evening of spirited music, intense drama, outrageous humor and delicious food at the Peru State College (PSC) Holiday Madrigal Dinner on Friday, Dec. 10 and Saturday, Dec. 11 in the PSC Student Center.

The event is open to the public. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. The Royal Procession begins at 7 p.m.

Tickets, on sale now, are $30 per person. Credit cards are accepted. For reservations, contact PSC Choral Director and Music Professor Dr. Thomas Ediger at 402-872-2253 or tediger@oakmail.peru.edu.

The evening will feature a savory dinner of apricot stuffed pork loin and a roast chicken quarter with herb roasted potatoes, vegetable medley and special dessert. The Madrigal Singers will provide 16th century entertainment, including a variety of amusements from juggling to jesting to an after dinner concert which will include songs from the holiday season. A special feature of the evening will be a performance of the complete new opera The Land of Ooops, written and directed by Professor of Music and Director of Choral Activities Dr. Thomas Ediger.

Members of the Madrigal Singers are listed below alphabetically by hometown.

Nebraska
Auburn
Jane Henry
Sara Johnson

Beatrice
Blake Lofing              

Bellevue
Becky Trecek             
Carrie Trecek              
Debbie Trecek            

LaVista
Ashley Hammond

Lincoln
Michael Casavant

Nebraska City
Ashley Churchill
Ashley Marshall

Superior
Nick Miller

Tecumseh
Jacob Buss

Union
Cole Sharp     

Out-of-State
Georgia
Ackworth
Xavier Gibson            

Iowa
Atlantic
Daniel Perkins

Glenwood
Emily Crom    
Hamburg
Deven Holman

Texas
Louisville
Carmen Schweiger