Messiah Festival of the Arts
Location: Bethany College
Address: 400 N. 1st Street, Lindsborg, KS 67456
Phone: (785) 227-3380
Time: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
The Messiah Festival of the Arts will feature a wide variety of art, music and theatrical events beginning April 11th and continuing through Easter Sunday, April 21st , 2019. The Bethany Oratorio Society will present its historic and rich performances of J.S. Bach's "Passion According to St. Matthew" on Good Friday, April 19, and G.F. Handel's "Messiah" on Easter Sunday, April 21. The Bethany Oratorio Society has been performing Handel's "Messiah" continuously since 1882 and Bach's "Passion" since 1929. Each year, during Holy Week, the more than 300-member community chorus and orchestra are joined by professional operatic guest soloistsfor performances. Tickets for each concert can be purchased online at www.messiahfestival.org or by calling the Messiah Festival office at (785) 227-8229, ext. 8235. For all ticketing information as well as a complete festival calendar, go to https://www.messiahfestival.org .