Vancouver

The Soweto Gospel Choir

  • October 20, 2018
  • Times: Starting: 8:00 PM
  • Location: Orpheum Theatre
  • Address:
  • 800 Block Granville Street
  • Vancouver, BC V6B 2P1

Caravan World Rhythms presents
South Africa's Two-Time Grammy Award Winners
The Soweto Gospel Choir

Orpheum Theatre

601 Smithe St at Seymour, Vancouver
 
Saturday, October 20, 2018   8:00pm
Doors 7:00pm

The spectacular  SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR returns to North America in 2018 with Songs of the Free, a very special program celebrating the centenary of the birth of the father of their rainbow Nation, Nelson Mandela."Songs of the Free" will include South African classics as well as freedom songs and gospel music much loved by Mandela for whom the Soweto Gospel Choir had the privilege of performing in front of on multiple times during his life.

“Nothing can really prepare you for the riot of exuberance and depth of emotion.” - The Scotsmen

Direct from South Africa, SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR is an awe-inspiring 20 member ensemble that thrills audiences worldwide with their stunning blend of African gospel music, spirituals and American popular music. Earthy rhythms and rich harmonies sung in 6 of South Africa’s 11 ocial languages are combined for a moving performance which uplifts the soul through the music & dance of South Africa.

“Sheer jubilation … earthy and unrestrained … The Rhythm of Life” – Herald Sun 

“...Hailing from the township that was at the heart of South Africa’s long struggle against apartheid, this choir has the spirit of gospel deep in its blood-and it shows.” - Washington Post

Tickets:

Regular:


Price 1: $72.00
($61.00 + $7.75 s/c + $ 3.25 Facility Fee)

Price 2: $62.50

($52.00 + $7.25 s/c + $3.25 Facility Fee)

Price 3: $53.00
($43.00 + $6.75 s/c + $3.25 Facility Fee)

Price 4: $43.50
($34.00 + $6.25 s/c + $3.25 Facility Fee)

Students:

Price 1: $67.00
($56.00 + $7.75 s/c + $ 3.25 Facility Fee)

Price 2: $57.50
($47.00 + $7.25 s/c + $3.25 Facility Fee)

Price 3: $48.00
($38.00 + $6.75 s/c + $3.25 Facility Fee)

Price 4: $38.50
($29.00 + $6.25 s/c + $3.25 Facility Fee)


Order by phone:
604.684.2787 x2 or toll-free 1.877.840.0457
Call Centre Hours: Monday to Friday 8:00am to 4:00pm 
Additional $5 per order

 

The Soweto Gospel Choir
800 Block Granville Street