The Western Semifinal of the International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA) is taking place for the first time ever at the Pomona College Bridges Auditorium on Saturday, April 5. This event will feature the top two groups from five Western Quarterfinal events. The teams are competing to advance to the International Finals in New York.
The groups performing are:
- The After School Specials! from the Claremont Colleges,
- The Beat @ UCSD from UC San Diego,
- Noteworthy from Brigham Young University,
- Mind the Gap from University of Oregon,
- 15 Miles West from Western Oregon University,
- HERmonic Acappella from Pacific Lutheran University,
- Boots 'n' Cats, Central Washington University,
- ScatterTones, UCLA,
- Beyond Measure, Brigham Young University, and
- Fermata Nowhere, Mt. San Antonio College.
The Varsity Vocals International Championship of A Cappella is the only international tournament that showcases the art of student a cappella singing. Tickets are $25 general admission and $20 children. Claremont Colleges students can buy tickets at the Box Office for $15. There is a $1.75 servicing fee on all tickets. Tickets can purchased at http://www.pomona.edu/bridges, by phone (909-607-1139) or at the window during box office Monday through Friday, 10 am - 4 pm.
The Pomona College Bridges Auditorium is located at 450 N. College Way in Claremont, Calif.