Summer Sing 2019

St. Andrews /Saint John NB Call for choristers for SATB mixed chorus to perform Dan Forrest’s “Requiem for the Living” with The Monadnock Chorus, Matthew Leese, conductor. Sing at the St. Andrews Concert August 14, 2019or Sing at the Saint John Concert August 17, 2019or Sing at Both Concerts August 14 & 17, 2019 No […]

Voices of the Bay donates to the Sharon Crowther Memorial Fund

Wilma Blokhuis accepts a cheque from Voices of the Bay for the Sharon Crowther Memorial Fund. From left are: Deborah MacDonald, Director, St. Stephen Choir; Stephanie Archer, Director, St. Andrews Choir, Christopher Lane, Director, Voices of the Bay 2018 Mass Choir; Jean Doucet, Accompanist and Wilma Blokhuis, Executive Assistant, St. Andrews Arts Council.

Xylophones at VMES

Thanks to a grant from Canada Post Community Foundation for Children, and money from the Town of St. Andrews’ Albert McQuoid Fund, the St. Andrews Arts Council was able to purchase fifteen xylophones for the St. Andrews Arts Council’s FREE Music in the Schools Program at Vincent Massey Elementary School. The xylophones were delivered during […]

RBC Supports Opera

RBC Supports Opera in 2018

The St. Andrews Arts Council has received a $5,000 donation from the RBC Foundation towards its 2018 Opera Workshop and Vocal Techniques Workshop. Accepting the cheque is Wilma Blokhuis, Executive Assistant, St. Andrews Arts Council from Jody Rideout, financial advisor/mutual funds representative at RBC in St. Stephen. The donation is part of the RBC Foundation’s […]

Scotiabank Supports Opera in 2017

The St. Andrews Arts Council received a donation from Scotiabank towards its Opera Workshop in 2017. The bank matched all monies raised during the annual Opera Fundraiser held annually at Kingsbrae Garden.  

RBC Supports Opera

RBC Supports Opera in 2017

RBC Supports Opera in 2017 The St. Andrews Arts Council has received a $5,000 donation from the RBC Foundation towards its 2017 Opera Workshop. Accepting the cheque are Jan Mulder, treasurer of the St. Andrews Arts Council and her granddaughter, from Colby Blair, Branch Manager, Royal Bank of Canada, St. Stephen. The donation is part […]

Michael Miller wins Composer’s Competition

Michael Miller wins Composer’s Competition The St. Andrews Arts Council is pleased to announce the winner of its Atlantic Canada Composers Orchestral Competition, composer Dr. Michael R. Miller of Fredericton. Miller’s winning musical composition, Getting With Five, will be premiered in St. Andrews on August 6 at the St. Andrews Gala Festival Concert conducted by […]

CCRTA Supports Theatre in 2016

CCRTA SUPPORTS THEATRE in 2016 The St. Andrews Arts Council received a grant from the CCRTA – Charlotte Coastal Region Tourism Association – to help establish a summer theatre festival in St. Andrews! With the funds, SAAC formed a partnership with St. Andrews Summer Theatre and in the summer of 2016, two plays were performed […]

Scotiabank Supports Opera in 2016

The St. Andrews Arts Council received a donation from Scotiabank towards its Opera Workshop in 2016. The bank matched all monies raised during the annual Opera Fundraiser held annually at Kingsbrae Garden.  

RBC Supports Opera in 2016

RBC SUPPORTS OPERA in 2016 The St. Andrews Arts Council received a $5,000 donation from the RBC Foundation towards its 2016 Opera Workshop. The presentation was made by Colby Blair, branch manager Royal Bank of Canada, St. Stephen to Jackie Guthrie (president), Jan Mulder (treasurer) and Andrea Mulder-Slater (vice president) of SAAC. The donation is […]

Scotiabank supports Opera

SCOTIABANK SUPPORTS OPERA in 2015

The St. Andrews Arts Council received a donation from Scotiabank towards its Opera Workshop in 2015. The presentation was made by Andrew Foreman, branch manager, Scotiabank, St. Andrews to Jan Mulder, board member, St. Andrews Arts Council. The bank matched all monies raised during the annual Opera Fundraiser held annually at Kingsbrae Garden.  

2018 Year in Review

The St. Andrews Arts Council 32nd season is over, but you can relive the great moments with the 2018 Program Summary! Those of you who renewed or became St. Andrews Arts Council members for 2018, THANK YOU! Your financial support is what drives our volunteers to work so hard bringing performing arts students, faculty, educational […]

2017 Year in Review

2017 Year in Review The St. Andrews Arts Council 31st season is over, but you can relive the great moments with the 2017 Program Summary! Those of you who renewed or became St. Andrews Arts Council members for 2017, THANK YOU! Your financial support is what drives our volunteers to work so hard bringing performing […]