Today's date: Thursday February 22, 2018
   
column width padding column width padding
The Wellington Advertiser Masthead Logo

We Cover The County...
39,925 Audited Circulation

WEEKLY POLL   |   Community News   |   EQUINE   |   Schools & Buses

Wellington Weddings 2018
Enhanced_728x90
column width padding column width padding

Sounds of Christmas supporting KidsAbility

WATERLOO REGION - After a hugely successful run in its inaugural year, Guse Productions (in association with Knox Waterloo) is presenting The Sounds of Christmas 2014.

Benefitting KidsAbility, this multi-generational, multi-performer journey features many different styles of Christmas music from traditional favourites to some new Christmas treasures to country to rock ’n’ roll to gospel.

The program will include harmony singing, toe-tapping instrumental and various styles of dance. This show has something for everyone in the family, officials say.

The Sounds of Christmas 2014 includes professional performers Nicole Guse, Jim Guse, Shane Guse, Michelle Black-Tracz, Stephanie Roth, Kraig Waye, Greg Weber and Devan Ballagh.

The production also features a five-piece professional band (consisting of piano, drums, bass, guitar, steel guitar, banjo, fiddle and mandolin), step dancing and fiddling, a young people’s chorus and young dancers from the Moree School of Dance. By combining professional adults with multi-aged children interested in the arts, the show gives kids a wonderful opportunity to be a part of a professional production while supporting the local community.

As producer and director Nicole Guse states, “My son, Joshua, attended KidsAbility for both speech and occupational therapy from the time he was 18 months old until he finished junior kindergarten at the KidsAbility school at age 5. It was my dream to give back to KidsAbility on a grander scale, while at the same time bringing the community together to enjoy the season.”

Last year, Guse raised over $20,000 for KidsAbility. This year, she is hoping for even greater support from the community.

“This is a show that both children and adults can enjoy – and every ticket sold helps children and youth with special needs. I can’t think of a better way to enjoy the holiday season and bring hope to local kids.”

Shows are at Knox Waterloo, 50 Erb St. W. Show Times are Nov. 28 at 7pm, Nov. 29 at 2 and 7pm, Nov. 30 at 2 and 7pm, Dec. 1 at 2pm and Dec. 2 at 2pm.

For tickets call the box office at 519-502-8390 or the KidsAbility office at 519-886-8886 ext. 1293 from Monday to Friday between 9am and 4pm. Tickets are also available at ticketscene.ca.

For more information visit www.guseproductions.com.

Over 5,800 children and youth annually receive services and support at KidsAbility so they can reach their full potential. There are approximately 900 children waiting for services at KidsAbility.

 

November 28, 2014

 
 

Tell Us What You Think

Login to submit a comment

Comments appearing on this website are the opinion of the comment writer and do not represent the opinion of the Wellington Advertiser. Comments that attack other individuals or are offensive, unsubstantiated or otherwise inappropriate will be removed. You must register or log in in order to post a comment. For more information, read our detailed Comment Policy and Guidelines.

       

ReliableFord

Spacer

Wellington County

Related Stories

  • Dramatic masterpiece with touch of Hollywood coming to St. Jacobs
  • Drayton Entertainment announces next season’s lineup
  • George Wendt to headline Death of a Salesman in Drayton Entertainment production this fall
  • Hit musical hatches at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse with timely message for the season
  • Hollywood star to headline Death of a Salesman at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse
  • Marathon of Hope van on display
  • Playwright Norm Foster stars in his new comedy at St. Jacobs Country Playhouse
  • Sounds of Christmas supporting KidsAbility
  • Tale as old as time enchants audiences in Cambridge
  • The Moblees launches world premiere live show in St. Jacobs
  • Young performers to take the stage in holiday musicals
  • LHIN launches patient, family advisory committee
  • Suicide prevention program extended to area universities through local LHIN
  • The world’s largest leadership event returns to Cambridge
  • column width padding column width padding column width padding

    The Wellington Advertiser

    News

    Opinion

    Community

    Deaths

    Digital Publications

    Classifieds


    Twitter Logo

    Free Press News Network Logo