A MESSAGE FROM OUR EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
December is a time to enjoy the holiday spirit and all it has to offer. We wrap up our Fall Presenting Series with a variety of performances for everyone. The Music Department rings in the sounds of the season with great performances, including Christmas Vespers, their annual gift to the community. Thank you for connecting with us.
With gratitude, Mark Fitzgerald Wilson
PHILHARMONIC: A DANCE ACROSS LIFE | FRI DEC 1 and SAT DEC 2
A concert featuring the iconic Violin Concerto by Tchaikovsky, with Michael Jorgensen, soloist, and works by Aaron Copland and Dvořák. Paul Salerni, director.
FANCY NANCY SPLENDIFEROUS CHRISTMAS | SUN DEC 3
Fancy Nancy is not too fancy and is someone with many good qualities that you want your children to learn from. Fancy Nancy bought a brand-new sparkly tree topper with her own money, but as usual, things don't turn out the way she would like. Part of the Lehigh Valley Reilly Children's Hospital Family Series.
CHERISH THE LADIES: A CELTIC CHRISTMAS | FRI DEC 8
Since their first sold-out concert, Cherish the Ladies exploded onto the Irish music circuit performing thousands of concerts around the globe and are now among the busiest and most admired Irish groups on the planet. Irish songs, lively jigs and reels, and heart-wrenching slow airs transport the listener on an enchanted musical journey.
POST MODERN JUKEBOX: LIFE IN THE PAST LANE | SAT DEC 9
Postmodern Jukebox's Life in the Past Lane concert tour is a celebration of the greatest 20th century musical genres, fused with the reconizable hits of our own modern era, for the perfect patina of "vintage" and "modern." Whether you're a vinyl aficionado or a TikTok fashionista, catch a ride with PMJ for an unforgettable trip through 100 years of timeless music.
CHORAL ARTS: CHRISTMAS VESPERS | SUN DEC 10 | 4pm & 8pm
Lehigh University Choral Arts presents its annual Christmas gift to the community. Steven Sametz, director; Hana Cai, associate director. Free; No tickets required; Early arrival suggested.
JOIN US AT THE LIVE ADVENT CALENDAR | TUE DEC 12
Historic Downtown Bethlehem's tradition returns. We have a special guest spreading holiday cheer at the Goundie House on Main Street! The fun begins at 5:30pm.
VIENNA BOYS CHOIR | FRI DEC 15 | On Waitlist
Admired across the globe for their pure sound, heavenly voices and technical mastery, the cherubic ensemble features boy sopranos and altos from eight to 14, representing 31 countries, harmonizing their incredible vocals for an unforgettable night. The group's yuletide program has something for everyone: Baroque classics, contemporary popular hits, Christian hymns, Austrian folk tunes, polkas, waltzes and more! Concert held in Packer Memorial Church; free shuttle available from parking garage. Currently on a waitlist, contact the Box Office for more information: 610-758-2787 ext. 0
THE NUTCRACKER | SAT DEC 16 and SUN DEC 17
The Pennsylvania Youth Ballet's magical production of The Nutcracker with a live orchestra playing the full score of Tchaikovsky's masterpiece is a holiday tradition for the whole family! Enjoy the beauty of dancing snowflakes, the Sugar Plum Fairy, and Clara's dream come to life, with guest artists from the world's finest ballet companies and a cast of nearly 100 dancers.
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