Messiah comes to St. Pat’s church

George Frideric Handel play on Friday in Maple Ridge

Mezzo soprano Ingrid Mapson will be performing in Messiah at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Maple Ridge.

For its 49th season, the Handel Society of Music will perform Messiah, by George Frideric Handel, at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Maple Ridge.

The society was founded in 1966 by Karel ten Hoope and performs for audiences around the Lower Mainland.

The show will feature soloists soprano Nancy Washeim, mezzo soprano Ingrid Mapson, tenor Lucas van Lierop and baritone Willy Miles-Grenzberg along with the Handel Society Choir.

Orchestra and soloists will be conducted by maestro Johan Louwersheimer.

The concert takes place on Friday, 7:30 p.m. at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church, 22561 – 121 Avenue in Maple Ridge or in Surrey on Dec. 20, 7:30 p.m. at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, 2250 – 150 Street.

Tickets are $20 each or $15 for seniors and students.

• For ticket information call 604-585-9102.

Just Posted

Along the Fraser: Concerns kokanee smolts left high, dry

Low water level at Alouette Lake due to cold, dry weather.

A Maple Ridge family’s quest to help youth by the dozen

The Garretts are selling eggs with profits going to Foundry Ridge Meadows

ARMS worried about low lake level

Fears thousands of kokanee smolts could be lost.

Mountain biker admitted to hospital after being sent home

Released in Maple Ridge to go home with three fractured vertebrae

Maple Ridge secondary students discover the art of children’s lit

Twenty students will be reading their books to Laity View elementary students

Paddling and pancakes, cleaning Katzie Slough shore

The fourth biannual canoe tour of the Katzie Slough took place on Sunday

VIDEO: Giants draw first blood in Western Conference championships

In Game 1 of the best-of-seven series between Vancouver and Spokane, the G-Men emerged triumphant

Multiple people injured after deck collapses during celebration

Emergency responders rushed to the Langley home

B.C. RCMP receive application for Police Cat Services

RCMP announced the launch of the Police Cat Services unit as an April fools joke

Rats available for adoption in Vancouver

In a social media post the City of Vancouver says you can adopt a rat for $5.

Kirkland Signature veggie burgers recalled due to possible metal fragments

Recalled products came in 1.7 kg packages with a best before date of Apr. 23, 2019

Chaos at the ferry terminal for people heading from Vancouver to the Island

Easter crowds create backlog at Tsawwassen ferry terminal

Parents of 13 who tortured children get life after hearing victims

One of their daughters fled their home and pleaded for help to a 911 operator

Crews battle Burnaby blaze; 2 people sent to hospital

Emergency Support Services helping residents displaced by fire

Most Read