ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Cantaria, the Gay Men’s Chorus of Asheville, will hold a holiday concert, International Holidays, on Dec. 19, 7:30 p.m., at The Cathedral of All Souls, 9 Swan St. in Biltmore Village.

Tickets are $18/advance, $20/at the door. VIP seating is $25/single, $45/couple. Advanced tickets can be purchased at Malaprops, 55 Haywood St., or online.

An open dress rehearsal will be held on Dec. 15, 4 p.m. at the church. A contribution of $10 at the door is suggested.



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