Missouri S&T choirs, wind symphony, jazz ensembles to perform holiday concert Dec. 12

Missouri S&T’s arts, languages and philosophy department will present its annual holiday concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 12, in Leach Theatre of Castleman Hall, located at the corner of 10th and Main streets on the S&T campus.

Ensembles featured in the concert include the S&T choirs, directed by Lorie Francis, associate teaching professor of music, and the wind symphony and jazz ensembles, directed by Dr. Kyle Wernke, assistant teaching professor of music. The ensembles will perform holiday standards including “Jingle Bells,” “Sleigh Ride,” “Carol of the Bells” and more. The concert will conclude with a holiday sing-along.
“Putting together these holiday performances is something we love doing every year,” says Wernke. “The students have been having a blast, and all of us are excited to have an opportunity to celebrate the holidays together.”
Tickets are $5 in advance, $7 at the door and free to youth age 18 and under and Missouri S&T students with a valid ID. Tickets can be purchased at the Leach Theatre Box Office, located inside the main entrance of Castleman Hall, facing 10th Street. The Leach Theatre Box Office is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Tickets can also be purchased online at leachtheatre.mst.edu or by calling 573-341-4219. Service fees may apply to tickets purchased online or by phone.
Leach Theatre will adhere to current Missouri S&T policies and CDC guidelines for masks and social distancing at the time of each performance or event. These policies and guidelines may change throughout the course of the season. Information regarding policies for each individual event will be regularly updated on the Leach Theatre website. Patrons and visitors should be prepared for the possibility of a face-covering policy or social distancing requirement. For more information, visit www.coronavirus.mst.edu
For more information on the performance or Missouri S&T’s performing arts programs, call the performing arts office at 573-341-4185.