The Encore Singers, a community chorale based in Cary, invites singers to join them at a rehearsal, August 22 – September 20. For this season their theme will be “That’s Christmas to Me.” Auditions are not required. Performances start in December.

The Encore Singers is a nonprofit community-service-oriented show choir. The purpose is to delight others with short performances comprised of song and dance. Under the direction of Erik Petersen, the ensemble performs at retirement homes, community events, women’s correctional center and benefits for causes the Encore Singers wish to support. Membership requirements are enthusiasm and love of singing.

Rehearsals are held Tuesdays starting August 22, 7:00 – 9:00 PM, at the Chapel Assembly in the Glenaire Retirement Community, 4000 Glenaire Circle, Cary, North Carolina 27511-3884.

For more information, please see their website at or contact group President Tasha Dyson at