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The Winter Solstice in Story and Song
December 21, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - December 23, 2019 @ 3:30 pm
Celebrate the longest nights with Solstice stories and songs evoking the warmth of the season. Oracle award-winning storyteller Diane Edgecomb, accompanied by Celtic harper Margot Chamberlain and multi-instrumentalist Tom Megan, weaves together a tapestry of ancient tales and tunes revealing the deep meaning behind winter holiday traditions. This theatrical storytelling features the Scandinavian “Legend of the Mistletoe,” evergreen myths and legends of light all complemented by folkloric music and songs from many lands. Complimentary seasonal refreshments including a traditional Wassail bowle of mulled cider are included in the price of admission.
Friday, December 20 and Saturday, December 21st 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm. Two acts and an intermission with traditional refreshments
Sunday, December 22 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm a special Matinee performance with refreshments after in the elegant Loring-Greenough House dining room.
All Tickets: $25 - $30 (Early bird ticket price $25 until December 10th)
Photo credit: P.R. Russell
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