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IWU Madrigals to Host Dinner

November 9, 2010

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. –The IWU Madrigals will present their annual dinner on Saturday, Nov. 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the Young Main Lounge of the Memorial Center (104 University St., Bloomington). The event is open to the public.

Ticket prices for the dinner are $30 for the public, $7 for students without a meal plan and $2 for students with a meal plan. Requests can be sent to with the number of tickets, type of tickets, ID number (for students ordering with a meal plan) and a note for a vegetarian meal if desired. Ticket orders must be placed by Friday, Nov. 12. Payment can be made at the door.

The Madrigals will perform a variety of traditional feast songs, including “A Great and Mighty Wonder” and “Gloucestershire Wassail,” as well as traditional Christmas carols such as “The Holly and the Ivy,” “Lo How a Rose” (sung in the original German) and “Silent Night.”

The IWU Madrigals are a student-run, student-organized group open to Illinois Wesleyan students of all classes and majors.

For more information on the Madrigals, contact directors Stephie Swope ’11 or Michelle Ponschke ’11 at

Contact: Kristin Fields, ’12, (309) 556-3181