A Candlelight Christmas
December 18, 2016: 7pm
Single tickets: $34; $29 for seniors 65+ & students
All concerts take place at 326 Main Street
Unitarian Universalist Church, Wakefield, MA.
David Coffee singing “Toyland” and continuing over the orchestra’s lush underscoring with “Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus”
Duets by Rachele and Stefan: O Holy Night, The Prayer, Baby It’s Cold Outside
Leigh Barrett delivering the haunting “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”
from the Messiah with voice and strings
Instrumental excerpts from The Nutcracker, including Waltz of the Flowers
and Cheryl McMahon presenting “Christmas Eve”, a celebrated episode of The Bickersons,
a post WWII radio series starring Don Ameche and Frances Langford.
Leigh and Peter on “Lovers on Christmas Eve” from the award-winning 1977 musical, “I Love My Wife”
Peter Miller recreating Tom Lehrer’s “A Christmas Carol”, lampooning the commercialization of Christmas
Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” with Stefan Barner to acknowledge the composer’s recent passing
Seasonal favorites, including Sleigh Ride, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas, and It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year