Mardi Gras Madrigals—Eat with your hands and hear great music

madrigalsIf you like watching jugglers, wearing silly hats, eating with your hands, and listening to music from the Middle Ages, then you really need to attend Augsburg’s annual Mardi Grad Madrigals dinner.

This event features jugglers and musicians, storytellers and poets, and a feast—eaten without utensils, of course. Local high school choirs are invited to perform, and this year’s dinner features a special performance by the Schola Goliardi, Augsburg’s new Medieval music ensemble directed by guest artist Jordan Sramek, artistic director of the internationally acclaimed Rose Ensemble. Continue reading “Mardi Gras Madrigals—Eat with your hands and hear great music”