" All Is Calm" is this year's Christmas show for Cantus. The story begins in summer 1914 as recruiters enlist young Britons to fight for King and country.
The boys respond with bravado, confident. by Peter Rothstein with musical arrangements by Erick Lichte and Timothy C. Takach. The Western Front, Christmas 1914. Out of the violence comes a silence, then a song. The Western Front, Christmas, 1914. Out of the violence comes a silence, then a song. A young German soldier steps into No Man’s Land singing Stille Nacht (Silent Night). Thus begins an extraordinary night of camaraderie, music, peace.
Re-live this remarkable true story from WWI through the words and songs of the men who lived it. War veterans Image courtesy of Cantus Vocal Ensemble. Cantus performed excerpts of" All is Calm" for a group of veterans in for a day of physical therapy at the Minneapolis VA Medical Center. Tom Donovan served in World War II, or as he calls it, " the WAR war.
" By the end of the performance, Donovan is clapping heartily with moist smiling. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 - Cantus on AllMusic - 2008 MINNEAPOLIS All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, the poignant theatre and music production which has become an annual Twin Cities holiday classic, will return for the 100 th anniversary of the original truce for seven performances only, Wednesday through Sunday, December 17 21, 2014, at the historic Pantages Theatre, 710.
Cantus also has a rich history of collaborations with other arts organizations, including Trio Mediaeval, the Minnesota Orchestra under the direction of Doc Severinsen, and the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra. In 2007, Cantus collaborated with Theater Latté Da in the commissioning of a new work entitled All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914.
Nov 19, 2009 · Cantus, Theater Latté Da and Hennepin Theatre Trust present the highly anticipated return engagement of All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 by Peter Rothstein, with.
All Is Calm relives the story of an astounding moment in history when Allied and German soldiers laid down their arms to celebrate Christmas together by trading carols, We're Social. Home Events Upcoming Events By Genre. Cantus - All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 Monday, December 1st, 2014 at 7: 30pm Al Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 is enjoying its sixth anniversary (and six performances only) from December 19-22, 2013 at the Pantages Theatre.
Featuring Cantus, an accomplished vocal ensemble along with three actors, Theater Latte Da’s artistic director Peter Rothstein artfully recalls. The Western Front, Christmas, 1914. Out of the violence a silence, then a song. A German soldier steps into No Man’s Land singing “Stille Nacht. ” Thus begins an extraordinary night of camaraderie, music, peace. A remarkable true story, told in the words and songs of the men who lived it.
All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 Published on Oct 24, 2013 The a capella voices of Cantus and actors from Theater Latte Da recall the remarkable World War I truce between Allied Forces and. If you’re looking for a truly unique and engaging Christmas/holiday recording, you shouldn’t miss this new release from the 9-member professional male vocal ensemble Cantus.
Billed as a “radio musical drama”, All is Calm presents songs, poetry, letters, and journal excerpts relating to the.
All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce Of 1914. War I in high school and college, but I don't remember reading about the Christmas Truce in any of my textbooks. Dec 20, 2007. Theater Latte Da and Cantus vocal ensemble perform" All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914" at churches in Minneapolis and Excelsior. Jan 3, 2011. All Is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914 (2008). “The singing is absolutely top- notch, and the spoken parts are equally eloquent and moving.
Dec 20, 2007. Christmas Eve, 1914: In trenches carved out of the fields near Ypres, Belgium, British. " All Is Calm" is this year's Christmas show for Cantus. All is Calm: The Christmas Truce. of 1914. By Peter Rothstein. Music Arrangements by Erick Lichte and Timothy C. Takach. A co-production of Cantus, Theater. Dec 17, 2014. Theater Latte Da's production of “All is Calm” at the Pantages Theater.
What: “ All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914, ” produced by Cantus. Cantus/Theater Latte Da, Peter Rothstein, Erick Lichte, Timothy C. Takach, Cantus - All Is Calm - Amazon. com Music. The Western Front, Christmas, 1914.
Out of the. If the wisdom of the truce makers would have been followed we could have saved millions of lives and perhaps not have had World War II 25 years later.