MadriGala 2013 to Feature Carols, Dances, Humor, and Delectable Desserts

Joliet Junior College will host the 36th annual madrigal concert, “MadriGala 2013: Something Olde, Something Yule,” featuring the JJC Chamber Singers, brass quintet, and jesters in the Fine Arts Theatre on the Main Campus, 1215 Houbolt Road in Joliet, on Friday, Dec. 13 at 7:30 p.m.

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“MadriGala 2013 will feature merry madrigals and carols, pageantry, dance, and humor,” said Philip Spencer, musical director of MadriGala and conductor of the JJC Chamber Singers.

Also during the concert, a selection of savory hors d’oeuvres and desserts will be served on the Bridge, prepared by JJC’s Culinary Arts Department under the supervision of Chef Kyle Richardson.

The JJC Brass Quintet, under Director of Bands Charles Morgan, will provide Renaissance and holiday music during the reception.

Tickets are $12 per person and must be purchased in advance by calling the Fine Arts Theatre Box Office at (815) 280-2200. The deadline for purchasing advance tickets is Wednesday, Dec. 11.

For more information about MadriGala 2013, e-mail Phil Spencer at or visit

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