The 2014 Dominican College Christmas Concert Dec. 7

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(Orangeburg, NY) – The Dominican College Christmas Concert featuring the Reverend Alphonse Stephenson and the Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea will be held on Sunday, December 7 at 3pm in the Hennessy Center of Dominican College, 470 Western Highway, Orangeburg, NY.


Dominican College is pleased to host this community event which brings together students, faculty and staff from the college, as well as our friends from towns and villages in Rockland County and our neighbors in Orange and Bergen Counties.

Father Alphonse Stephenson is a Chaplain, Brigadier General and the Air National Guard Assistant to the Air Force Chief of Chaplains at the Pentagon.   He was engaged by Michael Bennett as the conductor and musical director for the Broadway Hit, “A Chorus Line” and received an Emmy Award in 1985. He is the founder of the Orchestra of St. Peter by the Sea, which has been performing for over 20 years.  The orchestra is made up of the tri-state area’s finest musicians and performs 40 concerts a year throughout the region.


Tickets for the concert are priced at $30 for General Admission; $25 for Seniors/Veterans/DC Employees and $15 for Students with School ID. Concert tickets are open seating and include a post-performance dessert reception. The College is also pleased to host the annual pre-concert Holiday Buffet at 1 pm in the Granito Center, at a cost of $20 per person. Seating for the Holiday buffet is limited.


Dominican College, a 2014 College of Distinction, is an independent institution of higher learning, Catholic in origin and heritage. In the tradition of its Dominican founders, it fosters the active, shared pursuit of truth and embodies an ideal of education rooted in the values of reflective understanding and compassionate involvement.


To purchase tickets please email or call Mary Lichtman Director of Special Events at 845-848-7406.


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