October 7-9: Boys on Broadway: Seussical™

Oh the thinks you can think! Join your friends Horton the Elephant, Gertrude McFuzz, Yertle the Turtle, The Cat in the Hat, and all the Whos in Whoville for this magical, musical adventure through the Jungle of Nool. From the smallest of smalls to the tallest of talls, our season opener promises to be fun for all ages. SEUSSICAL-THEATRE YOUNG AUDIENCES is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI. www. MTIShows.com

Stephen B. Humphrey Theatre, Saint John’s University • 2840 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville, MN 56321 • Friday & Saturday at 7:00 pm; Saturday & Sunday at 2:00 pm • Tickets $16 adults, $12 seniors/students, $5 youth ages 5-12

Sponsored by: Gray Plant Mooty, MCI Carpet One

December 16-17: A Ceremony of Carols

Choirboys, candlelight, and Christmas carols make for a beautiful start to the holiday season. This annual tradition features a complete performance of Benjamin Britten’s masterpiece “A Ceremony of Carols” with harpist Andrea Stern, as well as other seasonal favorites accompanied by the SJBC Orchestra.

Friday @ 7:30 pm, Saturday @ 2:00 pm • Cathedral of St. Mary, 25 8th Avenue S, St. Cloud, MN 56301 • Tickets $16 adults, $12 seniors/students, $5 youth ages 5-12

Sponsored by: Gray Plant Mooty, Lawson Family Dental

February 18: HymnFest: One

SJBC welcomes the renowned National Lutheran Choir (Dr. David Cherwien, director) to present a hymn festival in the Abbey Church for the first time in 6 years. In addition to several choral selections of sacred music, this concert will feature the voices of the audience, joining in the great American tradition of hymn singing. Repertoire will focus on the theme of unity.

Saint John’s Abbey Church, 8:00 pm • 2900 Abbey Plaza, Collegeville, MN 56321 • Free will offering

This activity is made possible in part by a grant from the Central MN Arts Board with funds appropriated by the Minnesota State Legislature from its general fund.

April 22: Spring Gala: A Walk in the Woods

This annual fundraiser which helps to sustain our programs and services features a silent auction, gourmet dinner, and performances by all four of our ensembles, including the debut of the 2017 Training Choir.

Saint John’s Abbey & University • 5:30 pm Reception in the Guild Hall • 6:30 pm Dinner in the Guild Hall • 8:00 pm Concert in the Abbey Church • $65 for individuals. Call to inquire about corporate table pricing.

June 4: A World of Song

Don’t miss our season finale and annual world music concert. Expect to hear music from Australia, Canada, Finland, Ghana, India, Indonesia, Scotland, and South African among others. This creative program makes for our most unique concert of the year – there’s simply nothing else like it in Central Minnesota!

Church of St. Augustine, 442 2nd St SE, St Cloud, MN 56304, 7:30 pm • Tickets $16 adults, $12 seniors/students, $5 youth ages 5-12

Sponsored by: Gray Plant Mooty, Plaza Park Bank