Join Faneuil Hall Marketplace for its 18th annual A Cappella Competition on Saturday, October 18th and Sunday, October 19th from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Twenty of the best A Cappella groups in New England will come and battle it out in the West End of the Marketplace. Without instruments, the groups will sing for a panel of judges who will vote on the winners of three cash prizes.
Participating groups include: Accent A Cappella; Boston University Terpsichore; Boston Found; Bostonality; The CharlieChords; Emmanuel College Acapocalypse; MIT/ Wellesley Toons; Northeastern University Nor'easter's A Cappella, and Treble On Huntington; Noteworthy; Off the Clef; Simmons Sirens; Suffolk University Ramifications; Tufts sQ!; Unisons A Cappella; University of Hartford HartAttack A Cappella; University of New Hampshire Maiden Harmony, New Hampshire Gentlemen, and New Hampshire Notables; Zumix A Cappella Ensemble.
The event will be hosted by comedians Al Park and Justin Hoff from Dick Doherty's Comedy Den located in downtown Boston. Al Park was a featured performer at the 2012 Laugh Your Asheville Off Comedy Festival, a semi-finalist in the 2012 Boston Comedy Festival, and a finalist in the 2012 Beantown Comedy Riot. Park blends personal observation and cultural satire into a unique, authentic comic voice that will make you think, feel, and laugh the whole time. Justin Hoff was runner up in the 2011 Beantown Comedy Riot Competition and performs all over New England.
Saturday & Sunday: 12-4:00 PM in the West End