1864 Ransoming, Burning & Rebirth Living History Re-enactment & Light Show

1864 Ransoming, Burning & Rebirth Living History Re-enactment & Light Show

Join us on Saturday, July 16th, 2022, in Downtown Chambersburg as the town is set ablaze to commemorate the day that Chambersburg was held for ransom and then burned by the Confederate army under General McCausland.
We celebrate community, rebirth and Chambersburg’s rise from the ashes with a day full of events:
So Much to Do – July 16
Old Market Day Street Festival, Civil War Walking Tours, 11/30 Visitors Center Exhibits,
1 PM- Free Kid Canvas Painting – Register for FREE here.
3 PM- 1864 Corn Hole Tournament – Register your team here.
6 PM- Kids Games & Franklin Fresh Food Tastings
7 PM Finals of Acapella & Unplugged plus Voting for the Winner
8:15 PM Winner Announced
8:30 PM History Happened Here T-Shirt Trivia
9 PM – 1864 Ransoming, Burning & Rebirth Living History Re-enactment & Light Show
The re-enactment and light show done completely with atmospheric effects, lights, and actors!
Join the thousands that gather to watch as the town is transported back to 1864 and history comes to life.
Audition Workshop (Ages 14 and older)

Audition Workshop (Ages 14 and older)

Saturday July 10th * 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Booking a role is more then just reading words on a page.
This 4 hour workshop will give beginning actors the keys they need to successfully audition.
This intensive will teach students how to present themselves in the audition room, how to perform cold reads successfully, how to prepare a monologue, and how to manage expectations when auditioning.
(No Experience Necessary)
Instructor: Adam Wennick
Location: Cumberland Valley School of Music
Register Here