Washington's most popular free holiday event! Guest conductor Barry Hemphill leads the Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra, a 200-voice choir, professional soloists, and a very enthusiastic audience in a glorious "sing-along" of Handel's beloved masterpiece, December 23 at 8 p.m.
FREE -- TICKETS REQUIRED.
NOTE NEW PROCESS FOR DISTRIBUTION OF TICKETS: Tickets will be distributed beginning at 6 p.m. on the day of the performance (Tuesday, Dec. 23) in front of the Concert Hall. ONE (1) ticket per person in line will be distributed. Kennedy Center policies have been vetted to be non-discriminatory and to provide equal access for everyone.
The Metropolitan Chorus
Barry Hemphill, Artistic Director
joined by members of
Fort Washington Community Chorus, Northern Virginia Chorale, NVCC Annandale Chorale, The Prince George's Choral Society,
The Kennedy Center Opera House Orchestra
Barry S. Hemphill
A. Scott Wood
Jessica M. Stecklein, soprano
Linda Maguire, mezzo-soprano
Colin Eaton, tenor
Robert Burner, baritone
Messiah scores will be on sale at the Gift Shop. Cost is $8.
PLEASE NOTE: There is NO free parking for patrons when attending or picking up tickets to free events.