COOL YULE - MANHATTAN TRANSFER ON SALE
Angelina Arts Alliance News Release - November 3, 2011
Contact: Ginger Trotter, Marketing & Communications - 936-633-3220
LUFKIN, TX. Tickets go on sale November 14 at 11 a.m. at the Temple Theater Box Office for Cool Yule – The Manhattan Transfer Swings Christmas. With worldwide sales in the millions, Grammy Awards by the dozen, veterans of sold-out world tours, vocal jazz quartet The Manhattan Transfer will perform their acclaimed Christmas concert on the Temple Theater stage December 16 at 7:30 pm. This will be the only Christmas Concert by this award-winning quartet in the state of Texas. Hear favorites like “Let it Snow”, “White Christmas”, and “Happy Holidays” with the high-energy, jazzy swing style that Manhattan Transfer is known for. Tickets are $40-$60, and are expected to sell out quickly. If you follow the Arts Alliance on Facebook there are ticket giveaways for every event. The Temple Theater is located on the Angelina College campus in Lufkin. The Manhattan Transfer’s COOL YULE is sponsored by Angelina Radiation Oncology Associates, Brookshire Brothers Food & Pharmacy, and The Lufkin News. Season Sponsors are First Bank & Trust East Texas and Temple-Inland.
When it comes to intricate harmonies and blending melodies there is no vocal ensemble that does it better than Manhattan Transfer. Tim Hauser, Cheryl Bentyne, Alan Paul and Janis Siegel have spent 40 years perfecting, performing, and challenging themselves to push the envelope of what is expected from a vocal quartet. The results of their efforts: worldwide acclaim, a fan base that covers all continents and industry awards by the dozen. The sound of the Transfer can be best described as jazz-pop fusion. They will also be joined on stage by a full 25-piece Pops Orchestra - including strings! Experience Cool Yule - The Manhattan Transfer Swings Christmas and set the tone for a bright energetic upbeat Holiday Season!
For more information about tickets call the box office at 936-633-5454. Visit www.angelinaarts.org for information about the entire 2011-12 season. Like Angelina Arts Alliance on Facebook for late-breaking news and monthly ticket giveaways.
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