Upcoming Performances


Sunday, November 2, 2014 • 7:30pm


A Musical Drama

Written and directed by Ronald Beckett
From the libretto by Roger Bayley
Stage direction by Tammy Whetham

Christopher Fischer, Narrator
Elise Naccarato, Ruth
Michael York, Boaz
Shawn Oakes, Malchi-Shua
Kate Walshaw, Naomi,
Heather Fleming, Orpah
with Arcady’s singers and players

Lighthouse Festival Theatre
247 Main Street, Port Dover$25 adults | $10 students
For tickets call 519-583-2221 or 1-888-779-7703 (Box Office)
To buy tickets online, go to www.lighthousetheatre.com

“Ruth: A new approach to a timeless tale”

Wednesday, October 29 10:00-11:30 a.m.
First Baptist Church in Simcoe (129 Young St)

Biblical scholar Enid Pottinger will discuss the link between the story of
Ruth and our modern world. The composer will also be present.

All are welcome.  Admission to the chat is free!

Friday, November 21, 2014 • 7:30pmWelcome Yule!Welcome Yuleperformed by Arcady
along with choirs from BCI

Ronald Beckett and Shawn Oakes, directors

Brantford Collegiate Institute – 120 Brant Ave, Brantford
Tickets: BCI Main Office or at the door
$15 | $10 students


Friday, November 28, 2014 • 7:00pm

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Music & Lights in the Village
A Christmas in Cambridge Event

In the beautiful acoustic of St. Andrew’s Hespeler Presbyterian Church, features the renowned group Arcady with Arcady’s Music Director, Ronald Beckett. Beckett will conduct the mass choir singing several of his recent holiday compositions.

The Mass Choir includes: Cambridge Girls’ Choir, Woodland Park Kodaly Choir, Tait Street Kodaly Choir, St. James’ Youth Choir, and St. Andrew’s Youth Chorus.

St. Andrew’s Hespeler Presbyterian Church
73 Queen Street East, Cambridge
Admission is free.


Friday, December 5, 2014 • 7:30pm

Christmas with Arcady

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St. Andrew’s United Church – 95 Darling Street, Brantford
Tickets: call 519-752-5823
Email: standrewsuc@bellnet.ca
$20 adults | $10 students | Under 12 Free


Monday, December 8, 2014 • 7:30pm
Tuesday, December 9 • 7:30pm

Handel’s Messiah


with National Academy Orchestra of Canada
Arcady soloists and chorus
Boris Brott conducting

Monday, December 8 • 7:30pm
St. Patrick`s Roman Catholic Church
440 King Street East, Hamilton
$27 adults/ $22 seniors/ $10 students + hst

Tuesday, December 9 • 7:30pm
Burlington Performing Arts Centre
440 Locust Street, Burlington
$29 adults/ $24 seniors/ $10 students + hst

Tickets: 1-888-475-9377
Info: www.brottmusic.com


Friday, December 12, 2014 • 7:30 pm
Saturday, December 13, 2014  • 7:30 pm

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Ronald Beckett, conducting

Friday, December 12, 2014 • 7:30 pm
St. Mary’s Catholic Church
211 Union St., Simcoe
Tickets: $25 | Family $60 for parents and children under 18
For tickets call: 519-426-0887 or email lindabboll@gmail.com
Proceeds will go to St. Vincent De Paul Society

Saturday December 13, 2014  • 7:30 pm
Ancaster Christian Reformed Church
70 Garner Road East, Ancaster
For tickets call: 1-877-700-3130
or purchase online here.
For more information call: 905-648-3170
Or email: vdlconcerts@gmail.com
Tickets: $25


Sunday, January 25, 2015  3pm

Young Artist Showcase

Screen Shot 2014-10-29 at 12.18.49 AMArcady’s brilliant 2014-2015 Young Artists in recital:

Kieran Kane, baritone
Kristen English, soprano
Olivia Maldanado, soprano
Sarah McQueen, soprano
Katherine Napiwotzki, soprano
Maude Paradis, mezzo soprano

Ronald Beckett, composer and accompanist

La Salette Historic Church
88 La Salette Road, La Salette
Tickets: (519) 582-1736 or
Byer’s General Store in La Salette
Tickets: $20 Advanced (reserved seating)
$25 at the door


Sunday, March 29, 2015 7:30pm


performed by Arcady
the ensemble that specializes in Messiah

St. James Anglican Church
520 Ellis Road, Cambridge

Tickets: call 519-658-4547
$25 adults | $10 students


Sunday, May 24, 2015 • 3:00pm
Friday, June 12, 2015 • 7:30pm

Voices of Summer
A summer celebration of song, music and dance.

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new music of Ronald Beckett

Arcady Singers and Arcady Youth Singers

Sunday, May 24, 2015 • 3:00pm
Abigail Freeman, soprano
Unitarian Congregation in Mississauga
84 South Service Road, Mississauga


 Friday, June 12, 2015 • 7:30pm
Silent Auction & Draw: 6:30pm
Concert: 7:30pm
Central Presbyterian Church
97 Wellington St., Brantford
Tickets: $23 adults | $10 students | under 12 free
Call: 519-428-3185
or Email: info@arcady.ca


Past Performances