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"Fired UP!" A Call for Equality and Activism
silhouetted crowd of people with hands in the air, placards, fists in the air
Cantilena, a women’s chorus based in Arlington MA, will be performing a concert program which focuses on uplifting marginalized voices and calls for equality and the protection of individual rights.
Artistic Director Elinor A. Armsby has chosen two outstanding selections to anchor the spring program.
The major work presented this May is “Lifting as we Climb'' written in 2019 by Joan Szymko to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment's passage to the US Constitution. The 1920 legislation gave women the right to vote; yet, as the piece highlights, it would be decades before all women could truly access the ballot box. While celebrating the women's suffrage movement, Szymko ... view more »
Tickets can be purchased online with a credit card or PayPal
$25 at the door (cash/check preferred)
$22.50 in advance
$20 students and seniors
Admission is free for accompanied children 12 and under.
Admission is free for 1 adult + 1 guest with any of the following discount cards:
EBT Card; WIC Card; ConnectorCare Health Plan Insurance Card
The Card to Culture program, a collaboration between Mass Cultural Council and the Department of Transitional Assistance, Massachusetts Health Connector, and Women, Infants & Children (WIC) Nutrition Program, broadens accessibility to cultural programming.
Additional time info:
Tickets may be purchased at the door 30 minutes prior to the performance. https://www.cantilena.org/concert-tickets-location
On-Street Parking Municipal Lots
COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details
COVID-19 protocols Please note: We ask that all audience members wear a face mask when entering the building and for the duration of the concert.