Carterville High School Choir



2019-2020 CHS CHOIRS DATES of NOTE

SEPTEMBER:
September 6th – CHS Concert Choir Sings National Anthem at 5 PM to kick-off Carterville Free Fair (Be there by 4:30 PM and wear Carterville Spirit Wear)

September 17th - CHS Choirs McCallister's in Carbondale Night 5-8 PM 

September 18th - SIU-C Choral Workshop Festival (Field Trip During School Day)
September 23rd – CHS Applause Booster Meeting 7 PM in the CHS Choir Room

OCTOBER:
​October 11th - CHS Concert Choir Perform at Homecoming Pep Rally (during school) & Sing the National Anthem for the Homecoming Football Game
October 12th  – CHS Concert Choir perform for Coronation (directly preceding the Homecoming dance: Time T.B.A.) in CHS Auditorium
October 14th  – ILMEA District Festival/All State Auditions  (Columbus Day – Students bused to audition during the day)

October 22nd - CHS Choirs Quatro's Night
October 23rd  – CHS Applause Booster Meeting 7 PM in the CHS Choir Room

NOVEMBER:
November 14th – Madrigal Play Cast and All Jester Rehearsal Power Hour Bring Your Lunch (Choir Room)
November 15th – Madrigal Play Cast Rehearsal 1st Half Power Hour (Choir Room) – 2nd Half Come to PACO ☺
November 16th - Madrigal Play Cast Rehearsal 1st Half Power Hour (Choir Room)
November 20th - Madrigal Play Cast Rehearsal 2nd Half Power Hour (Choir Room) Jesters and Madrigal Play Cast – 2:10 – 4:00 PM (CHS Cafeteria)
November 26th – Madrigal Play Cast and Jesters Rehearsal 1st Half Power Hour (Choir Room)

Madrigal MANDATORY Rehearsal FULL CHOIRS – 3:15 – 5:15 PM (CHS Cafeteria)

November 26th – Parent Booster Meeting for Madrigal and Living Christmas Card Committee Plan 7 PM
November 27th - Madrigal Play Cast and Jester Rehearsal 2nd Half Power Hour (Choir Room)
November 27th – Madrigal Tickets Go On Sale – ONLINE and Cast Ticket Day – CHS Choir Room (3:05-4:05) – Cash/Check Only (First Come First Served) – All Tickets - $25
November 28th - Madrigal Play Cast Rehearsal Power Hour (Choir Room)
November 29th – Madrigal PLAY CAST Rehearsal – 3:15 – 5:15 PM (CHS Cafeteria)

DECEMBER:  (Power Hour Rehearsals will take place – Specifics TBD)
December 3rd – Madrigal MANDATORY Rehearsal FULL CHOIRS  – 5 – 7 PM (CHS Cafeteria)
December 5th – Madrigal MANDATORY DRESS Rehearsal  FULL CHOIRS – 3:15-5:15 PM (CHS Cafeteria)
December 9th – Living Christmas Cards Fundraiser (Small Groups Assigned)
December 10th  – Madrigal MANDATORY DRESS Rehearsal FULL CHOIRS – 3:30 – 6:00 PM (CHS Cafeteria) 
December 11th  – Madrigal MANDATORY DRESS Rehearsal FULL CHOIRS – 3:30 – 6:00 PM (CHS Cafeteria) 
December 12th  – Madrigal MANDATORY PLAY CAST Rehearsal FULL CHOIRS – 3:30 – 5:00 PM (CHS Cafeteria) 
December 12th  – Madrigal MANDATORY DRESS Rehearsal FULL CHOIRS – 3:30 – 6:00 PM (CHS Cafeteria) 
December 13th – Parent & Student Assistance Needed for Cafeteria Decoration/Set – Up 3:30-?  (Specific Roles/Teams Will be assigned to set up in the most efficient way possible)
December 14th – Madrigal MANDATORY Dress Rehearsal FULL CHOIRS 10AM – 1 PM
December 14th – MADRIGAL FEAST PERFORMANCE – Mandatory Full Choirs

Choir Members Report to Cafeteria – 5:00 PM (Warm Up, Mic Check, Costumes & Make Up)
Feast Seating Begins at 6:30 PM, Feast Begins at 7 PM 
December 16th – MADRIGAL FEAST PERFORMANCE – Mandatory Full Choirs
Choir Members Report to Cafeteria – 3:00 PM (Warm Up, Mic Check, Costumes & Make Up)
Feast Seating Begins at 4:30 PM, Feast Begins at 5 PM 


JANUARY:
January 4th  – Begin Selecting Solo & Ensemble Repertoire
January - CHS Spring Musical Auditions (CHS Choir Room)
January  – Spring Musical Call Backs (CHS Auditorium)
January – CHS Applause Booster Meeting 7 PM in the CHS Choir Room
January  – CHS Spring Fundraiser Kick - Off
January – Spring Musical (after school) Rehearsals Begin, Read Through 5:30 – 7:30 PM – All Cast Members

FEBRUARY:
February 14th (tentative date)- CHS Spring Musical Cast Perform for Valentine’s Banquet (during school day)
February – Spring Fundraiser End – All Orders/Money Due
February  – CHS Applause Booster Meeting 7 PM CHS Choir Room


MARCH:

March 6th - Seuss Fest 5:30-8PM Set-Up right after school
March 7th   – IHSA Solo & Ensemble Contest (We are hosting this year!)
March 8th -13th – Spring Break Choir and Band Trip to DISNEYWORLD
March  – CHS Applause Booster Meeting 7PM in the CHS Choir Room



APRIL:
April – CHS Spring Musical
April- CHS Applause Booster Meeting 7PM in the CHS Choir Room


MAY:
May – CHS Spring Pops Concert 
May 13th – CHS Baccalaureate – All Concert Choir Members to Perform
May 16th  – CHS Graduation – All Concert Choir Members & Seniors to Perform
May  - CHS Applause Booster Meeting 7 PM in the CHS Choir Room