|Messiah Festival of the Arts
Messiah Festival of the Arts
Palm Sunday through Easter Sunday.
April 6 -16, 2017
Presentations of Handel's Messiah and Bach's St. Matthew Passion (Good Friday) plus recitals, concerts and art exhibitions. Reserved seating. The Messiah Festival of Music and Art is host to the longest-running continual North American performance of Handel's Messiah, now in its 136th year.
The Bethany Oratorio Society will perform its historic and rich performances of J.S. Bach’s “Passion According to St. Matthew” on Good Friday, April 14, and G. F. Handel’s “Messiah” on Easter Sunday, April 16. The Bethany Oratorio Society has been performing Handel’s “Messiah” since 1882, and Bach’s “Passion…” since 1929. During Holy Week each year in Lindsborg, the more than 300 member community chorus and orchestra are joined by five professional operatic guest soloists.
Call 785-227-3380, ext. 8235 for tickets. Order early to get the best seats!
Photography by Jim Turner