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September 7 – Christmas Revels Teen Auditions

September 7 – Christmas Revels Teen Auditions

Washington Revels announces teen auditions for the 2019 Christmas Revels: “Celestial Fools”! Join our Teen Chorus and help bring to life a timeless fable of the Winter Solstice, with music, dance and stories from around the world and across the centures. Featuring tradition bearers Karim Nagi (Arabic drumming & dance), Shizumi Shigeto Manale (Japanese dance & theater) & Mark Novak (Jewish song) as our trio of “Celestial Fools.” Take part in one of Washington’s most beloved holiday traditions, seen by 10,000 people each December!

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September 6-8 – Christmas Revels Child Auditions

September 6-8 – Christmas Revels Child Auditions

Washington Revels announces children’s auditions for the 2019 Christmas Revels: “Celestial Fools”! Join our Children’s Chorus and help bring to life a timeless fable of the Winter Solstice, with music, dance and stories from around the world and across the centuries. Featuring tradition bearers Karim Nagi (Arabic drumming & dance), Shizumi Shigeto Manale (Japanese dance & theater) & Mark Novak (Jewish song) as our trio of “Celestial Fools.” Take part in one of Washington’s most beloved holiday traditions, seen by 10,000 people each December!

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May 17 & 18 – Christmas Revels Adult Auditions

May 17 & 18 – Christmas Revels Adult Auditions

Washington Revels announces adult auditions for the 2019 Christmas Revels! Join our Adult Chorus and bring to life an exuberant blend of music, dances, and tales from across the centuries and around the world as we welcome Yule with DC audiences! Seen by 10,000 people each year, our 2019 production includes eight performances between December 7-15 at GW Lisner Auditorium in Washington, DC.

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September 8 – Christmas Revels Teen Auditions

September 8 – Christmas Revels Teen Auditions

Washington Revels announces teen auditions for the 2018 “Elizabethan” Christmas Revels! Join our Teen Chorus and help bring to life our onstage village of courtiers, merchants, farmers, and tradesfolk as we celebrate the beautiful madrigals, courtly dances, and timeless dramas of Renaissance England. Featuring Mark Jaster and Sabrina Mandell, with Katrina Van Duyn as Queen Elizabeth I and Piffaro: The Renaissance Band. Take part in one of Washington’s most beloved holiday traditions, seen by 10,000 people each December!

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September 7-9 – Christmas Revels Children’s Auditions

September 7-9 – Christmas Revels Children’s Auditions

Washington Revels announces children’s auditions for the 2018 “Elizabethan” Christmas Revels! Join our Children’s Chorus and help bring to life our onstage village with playful singing games and charming melodies from Renaissance England. Featuring Mark Jaster and Sabrina Mandell, with Katrina Van Duyn as Queen Elizabeth I and Piffaro: The Renaissance Band. Take part in one of Washington’s most beloved holiday traditions, seen by 10,000 people each December!

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May 12 & 13 – Christmas Revels Adult Auditions

Be a part of a spectacular holiday tradition seen by 10,000 people each December! Adult Auditions for The Christmas Revels will be held on Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13. Audition appointments can be made starting April 18. In the meantime, hold a spot by sending us your name and phone number and we will call you! The 2017 Christmas Revels will take place at Lisner Auditorium in Washington DC on the weekends of December 9-10 and 15-17, 2017.

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Teen Auditions – September 10

Teen auditions for The Christmas Revels–featuring music, dance, and drama from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, and Sweden–take place on Saturday, September 10 (late afternoon/evening). The Washington Revels community reflects our larger community; we therefore seek to create a diverse cast consisting of strong performers of all backgrounds and ancestries. Ability to read music helpful but not required.

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