Singer and actor Dr. Richard Weidlich returns to the New Canaan Museum & Historical to lead holiday caroling on Sunday, December 8 from 3:00 – 4:00 pm. Stephanie Johnson will accompany on keyboard.  The event is sponsored by Amy and Fabio Freyre and is in partnership with Staying Put in New Canaan.

Dr. Weidlich has performed in opera, operetta and musical theater, as well as with symphonies and chamber ensembles.  He is a professor at Sacred Heart University, teaching music classes and individual voice lessons.  He has performed with the Summer Theatre of New Canaan as Sir Lancelot in Camelot, Professor Harold Hill in The Music Man, Max in The Sound of Music and the King in Cinderella.  In addition, he teaches at the Performing Arts Conservatory in New Canaan and is the Director of Music at St. Francis Episcopal Church in North Stamford.