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November 26, 2013

ACC Christmas Performances


The Alvin Community College Choir, Band and Drama departments are each having Christmas performances during the holiday season.

On December 3 at 7:30 p.m., the ACC Choir will perform its concert at the Alvin United Methodist Church. The choir will sing Britten’s Ceremony of Carols accompanied by harp as well as many holiday favorites. Admission is free and refreshments will be served afterward. The church is located at 611 West South St. in Alvin.

The ACC Wind Ensemble and Alvin Community Band will perform its Christmas concert on December 15 at 3:30 p.m. in the ACC Theatre. Music will include traditional Christmas tunes as well as songs performed in holiday movies such as How the Grinch Stole Christmas and The Polar Express. The concert is free and open to the public.

The Community Band and Wind Ensemble will perform some of the same songs on December 7 during the Alvin “Home for the Holidays” event at National Oak Park. The Community Band will play from 3-4 p.m. and the ACC Jazz band will be playing from 12:30 – 1 p.m. on that same day. The park is located at 118 South Magnolia St.

The ACC Drama Department will be producing Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol for their Christmas play starting on December 7. Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol is a Tom Mula play that depicts the class Charles Dickens tale The Christmas Carol from the perspective of Jacob Marley, the ghost who sets out to redeem Scrooge.

Performances will be at 8 p.m. on December 7, 12-14. There will be a 2:30 p.m. performance on December 8. Tickets are $6 in advance and $8 at the door. The Theatre is at the ACC campus at 3110 Mustang Road.

For more information about the Choir, call 281-756-3587. For Band information call 281-756-3588. To purchase tickets for the play, call 281-756-3606 or visit the ACC Drama website.

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