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POLYGLOT PLAYERS

For immediate release

Kill Date: December 7, 20XX

Event:          Multilingual Christmas Sing-a-Long

 

Who:           Polyglot Players ~ Seattle’s only multilingual theatre company     

 

When:         Sunday, December 6, 1:30 pm

 

Where:        International House

                    Cascadia University

                    2021 City Line Ave

                    Seattle, WA 98101

                    Directions: campusmaps@cascadia.edu

 

Cost:            Free (polyglot.stage/boxoffice)

 

Photos:        polyglot.stage/press

 

Contact:      Marie Esperanto

                    (206) 325-1111

                    publicitymgr@polyglot.stage

On December 6, at 1:30 pm at the International House at Cascadia University, Polyglot Players will host a Multilingual Christmas Sing-a-long. Songs will be m French, German, and Spanish and will be accompanied on the guitar by Marie Rubin, who will also pass out the words and teach the songs. Refreshments and Christmas decorations will be available at La Tendilla Española, der Weihnachtsmarkt, and La Table de Noël (Spanish, German, and French booths, respectively).

 

Begun in 2001 by two actresses with international backgrounds, Polyglot Players produces language-teaching fairy tales for school children in French, German, and Spanish. Currently, Polyglots is touring Seattle Area schools with Goldilocks & the Three Bears and The Three Little Pigs in French, German, & Spanish.

 

According to Ellen Taft, artistic director and a former language teacher, music is the best way to learn and reinforce foreign languages. “We strive to make language learning a fun and positive experience for the student. We see the Christmas sing-a-long as an ‘outreach’ program to teach people about the folk traditions of different countries through song."


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