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Applaud the Light!

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  • November 04, 2016 - November 04, 2016
  • Location: St. Nicholas Croatian Catholic Church
  • Address: 24 Maryland Avenue, Millvale, PA 15209
  • Times: 8:00 PM
  • Admission: $10 in advance; $15 at the door
  • 412-352-0365

A light-filled evening of music, song, poetry and prose celebrating Maxo Vanka’s Gift to America and the lighting of four 1937 Murals. The Applaud the Light! program includes performances by: • Singers from The Bach Choir of Pittsburgh. Thomas Douglas, artistic director • Cellist David Bennett • Actor David Crawford as Maxo Vanka • Soprano Anna Singer • Singer-Songwriter Mike Stout Original poetry and readings in memory of Dr. David Demarest, Jr. and Peter Oresick by: • Emmy-award winning correspondent and producer, Tonia Caruso • Historian Dr. Charles McCollester • Jake Oresick Advance Purchase: $10 per Ticket -- Performance and Dessert Reception ($15 at the door). Seating and parking are limited. Advance purchase and carpooling recommended. The lighting of the 1937 Murals is made by possible by the generosity of Marie Dworsky, Mary April Holcomb, The Pappa/Kusevich Family and the Seldon and Susan Whitaker Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation. Lighting by Clear Story. Performance Design by Lynne Squilla

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