Queens Fri, Dec 20, 2013, 8:00 pm
Holiday classics with a jazz beat, a swinging take on seasonal favorites that we all know and hum! This internationally acclaimed jazz group, led by pianist David Leonhardt will have fingers snapping and toes tapping as they present a winter holiday concert of cool jazz and hot rhythms.
Staten Island Ongoing
Join the six-member cast as they portray Dickens' beloved characters Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim, the Cratchit family, and the Ghosts of Christmas for this magical musical tale that the entire family will enjoy.
A company of 42 top-flight singers, dancers and musicians takes the stage to create an exuberant AFTER MIDNIGHT, the new Broadway phenomenon that catapults the greatest music of Duke Ellington and Harlem’s Golden Age into the 21st century. Heart-stopping vocalists, eye-blurring tappers, rule-breaking dancers perform to the accompaniment of ...
Brooklyn Sat, Dec 21, 2013, 8:00 am
Brooklyn Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College presents An R&B Christmas. This holiday concert features chart-topping doo-wop and R&B artists performing their biggest hits and some holiday favorites. The performance features Charlie Thomas’ Drifters (“Under the Boardwalk”), The Coasters (“Yakety Yak”), Blue Magic featuring original lead singer Ted ...
Manhattan Sat, Dec 21, 2013, 2:00 pm
A Charlie Brown Christmas in a special holiday Family Concert with The New York Pops and Music Director Steven Reineke. This staged concert version of Charles M. Schulz's iconic television special brings the beloved Peanuts characters to life through special choreography performed by dancers from New York Theatre Ballet, with ...
Brooklyn Sat, Dec 21, 2013, 6:30 pm
Choreographed by Edouard Kouchnarev, a new generation Russian choreographer who has danced and choreographed throughout the world, our production is a charming introduction to ballet and to the classic tale of The Nutcracker created especially for children. In spectacular costumes, dancers from the Brighton Ballet Theater's professional and junior companies ...
Manhattan Sat, Dec 21, 2013, 5:00 pm
Shih-Hung Young, conductorMOZART Divertimento in B-flat Major, K. 137 CORELLI Concerto Grosso No. 8 in G Minor, Op. 6, "Christmas Concerto" HINDEMITH Suite of French Dances ELGAR Serenade for Strings in E Minor, Op. 20
Manhattan Sun, Dec 22, 2013, 11:30 am
The Carpenter's Gift: A Christmas Tale about the Rockefeller Center Tree by David RubelThanks to a group of carpenters working during the Great Depression, Henry’s Christmas wish to live in a nice, warm house may come true. Join us to find out and learn how a Rockefeller Center tradition makes ...
Queens Sun, Dec 22, 2013, 4:00 pm
The Oratorio Society of Queens performs portions of Handel's “Messiah,” as well as traditional Christmas favorites and Chanukah songs with its 125-plus member chorus under the direction of Maestro David Close with featured soloists Geraldine McMillian, soprano, John Easterlin, tenor, Vaughn Fritts, bass-baritone, Guest Artist Cantor Jerry Korobow and with ...
Manhattan Sun, Dec 22, 2013, 6:00 pm
Salomé Chamber Orchestra David Aaron Carpenter, featured soloistFollowing their dazzling sold-out series of concerts last season, the electric Salomé Chamber Orchestra—hailed by the "New York Times" as "crisp and polished"—returns to the Met for a program of seasonal music.