Pikes Peak Opera League to Host ‘Buckaroo BBQ’ to Support Education Programs
June 18, 2016 - bbq set
Pikes Peak Opera League announces a special fundraising eventuality for a whole family, “Buckaroo BBQ” to assistance support Opera Theatre of a Rockies’ fifteenth summer Vocal Arts Festival and Young Artists Intensive Training Program. The League is many vehement to be hosting a family-fun eventuality this year to flog off a eminent Festival. And it is certain to greatfully people of all ages. The “Buckaroo BBQ” is set for Friday evening, Jul 8, 2016starting during 5 pm during Gold Hill Mesa, on south Raven Mine Drive off Lower Gold Camp Road. At 5:00 PM, there will be an Old West dress-up print booth. Games for kids and adults will be ongoing via a evening. They embody a clap lizard toss (no worries, they’re not real), “balls in a bucket” and “ducks in a water” for a immature ‘uns and some qualification projects as well. There’s a “most surprising cowboy shawl contest” for both children and adults. Prepare your shawl during home or adorn it during a crafts table. Adults can take a possibility during a “wine pull.”
At 6:00 PM, there will be a special “horse-opera” puppet show. A delicious BBQ cooking will be served during around 6:30 pm. Wine and drink will be available. A special western song opening to follow dinner. Weather permitting, many activities will be hold outward with some grass tents provided. The Opera League has hosted a kick-off eventuality for a Vocal Arts Festival for several years now, though this is a initial time that it is a loyal family fun night. Reservations contingency be done by Tuesday, Jul 5 by promulgation a check done out to Pikes Peak Opera League (PPOL) c/o Nancy Daly, 1016 Saturn Drive, Colorado Springs Co 80905, or by job 719-635-7087. Tickets cost $25 for adults, $10 for students. Children 10 underneath are free. No family package will surpass $75.
The Vocal Arts Festival and Young Artists Intensive Training Program is hold during Colorado College and is set this year from Jul 10-24. Singers, trimming in age from center propagandize by post-college/young professionals, come from opposite Colorado and a US to accept veteran outspoken coaching and training in dance, transformation and behaving from consultant faculty. They benefit much-needed theatre experience, behaving 3 scenes concerts that are open to a public. This year a dates on Sunday, Jul 17 during 3 PM; Wednesday, Jul 20 during 7 pm and Sunday, Jul 24 during 3 PM. All 3 scenes concerts underline Festival participants along with guest artists in excerpts from show and low-pitched museum and are hold during Packard Hall, Colorado College. For Vocal Arts Festival tickets, revisit www.operatheatreoftherockies.org or call Opera Theatre’s sheet line, 719-646-3127. Tickets operation in cost from $10 for students to $50 for a Vocal Arts Premium Pass.
This is a 37th anniversary year for Pikes Peak Opera League in Colorado Springs. It is an active and clever classification that supports a art form of show in Southern Colorado. Its goal is to support singers in show and low-pitched theater. It also presents a Young Voice Competition for immature high propagandize singers any spring.
League meetings are hold a initial Wednesday of each month solely January, Jul and Aug during 9:30 AM, rotating during 3 opposite city locations. A opening of opera-related song is presented by veteran artists during each meeting, and other fundraising events hold year-round. The members compensate $40 annual impost and suffer many amicable occasions, special events and smashing concerts. The organizations’ volunteers are dedicated and energized. If we are meddlesome in fasten a League, greatfully call the president, Nancy Daly during 719-635-7087.