Sister Singers Network Festival 2018
More Than Music Here - June 27-July 1
Grand Rapids Women's Chorus (GRWC) and Windsong: Cleveland's Feminist Chorus cohost the 12th Sister Singers Network International Women's Choral Festival in Grand Rapids, Michigan.
The festival will be held at the AMWAY GRAND PLAZA, JUNE 27-JULY 1, 2018. This downtown Grand Rapids world-class performance and conference venue will accommodate up to 800 singers.
General Festival Info provides additional information about housing, food, parking, transportation, concert block pricing, general festival schedule, and more.
Preliminary Festival Events Schedule
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Individual Registration is required for all participants (including accompanists and companions). The individual registration fee varies by when you commit by registering (and no registration fee is charged for a companion who is not participating in the festival):
- Early registration - Jan 1-Feb 14 - $150.00
- Regular registration - Feb 15-March 31 - $175.00
- Late registration - April 1-May 1 - $250.00
Individual Registration Instructions
Every individual registering must be a member, director, accompanist, or companion of a participating Sister Singers Network chorus or register as an Independent attendee.
College dorm/apartment and hotel options will be available for attendees. Both options will be first come first served. The hotel option is in the same venue as performances and workshops (so no extra travel needed).
- Hotel rooms available for up to 4 people per room at the Amway Grand Plaza for a cost of $149.00 per night plus taxes (total - not per person). The rooms will have 2 queen beds. Reserve hotel room independently of your individual festival registration.
- Aquinas College is just under 3 miles from the performance and workshop venue. Apartment-style rooms (air conditioned) and dorm rooms (not air conditioned) are available at Aquinas. An apartment-style room with shared bathroom costs $36 per night(registration for 4 people required for this option; all 4 must specify one another on their individual registration forms). The traditional dorm room option costs $26 per person for double occupancy (registration for 2 people required for this option; both people must specify eachc other on their individual registration forms) or $41 per person for single, plus a one-time $16 linen charge. Bathrooms in the main dorm are shared between 2 dorm rooms (in a suite style). See the General Festival Info document for more details about Aquinas housing options. Payment for Aquinas housing is made along with your individual festival registration.
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