At this performance, there will be relaxed “house rules;” people may need to get up, move around, and leave the theatre during the performance. There is no expectation that the audience will be completely quiet during the show.
Be aware that this is not your traditional maudlin Christmas Carol tale by Dickens – the Loons take full advantage of every opportunity to make mayhem with Dickens’ ghosts and misers (and especially a certain mewling tyke with a crutch.)
An affordable holiday treat now in its 3rd year, “Christmastime in the City” calls up the holiday spirit and PS…it sells out before opening each year! Performance dates are Friday & Saturday, Dec 9th & 10th at 8pm and Sunday, Dec 11th at 2pm.
BSO Music Director Andris Nelsons—expanding his commitment to Tanglewood—leads ten programs over four weeks, opening with Mahler’s 2nd on July 7 and closing the summer with Beethoven’s 9th, August 27—plus a full-length concert performance of Wagner’s Das Rheingold on July 15. Our preview and weekly highlights.
This year’s holiday tree theme is a celebration of cinema, from film noir and sci-fi to action-adventure, Westerns, and animation.
You can always count on Helsinki Hudson to come up with some pretty spiffy – and unusual – holiday offerings, and this year is no different. With Hedda Lettuce and Everett Bradley on their schedule, there is little doubt that diversity is on their radar.
“I’d go easy on these guys, it was their first time out…” – Larry Murray