A Christmas Celebration

A Christmas Celebration

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A Christmas Celebration

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Featuring Johanna Allen, Mitchell Butel, The Idea of North and your Adelaide Symphony Orchestra

Tidings of Comfort and Joy!

What better way to end this year – a year like no other – than with a celebration of the things that draw us together? Let the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra and the Adelaide Festival Centre, with a line-up of special guests, bring you tidings of comfort and joy this festive season, in a glorious Christmas concert celebration at the Festival Theatre.

In this festive program, you’ll hear some of your favourite carols and traditional Christmas songs, sung with sophistication and style by the ARIA-award winning vocal quartet The Idea of North. We will also be joined by Adelaide’s own Green Room Award Winner and Festival Centre Walk of Fame recipient, Johanna Allen. And who better to be your master of ceremonies than Mr. Personality himself, the Artistic Director of State Theatre Company South Australia, Mitchell Butel? There will be plenty of surprises along the way too, including special appearances by the Little Drummer Boy and the Sugar Plum Fairy.

What a perfect opportunity to gather together with family and friends and honour the strength, resilience and community spirit that has seen us through 2020.

Whether you’re nine or ninety-nine, A Christmas Celebration will bring joy to your world.

Program to include

  • Hurst A Welcome To Christmas
  • Anderson Sleigh Ride
  • Martin & Blane Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  • Hairston Mary's Boy Child
  • Trad. I Saw Three Ships
  • Davis Carol of the Drum (The Little Drummer Boy)
  • Joni Mitchell River
  • Tchaikovsky Excerpts from The Nutcracker Suite
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  • 75 minutes Duration* Due to the nature of live music, the duration listed is an estimate only.
  • Festival Theatre Location
  • Special Event Category

Come join us – let’s celebrate love, peace, goodwill and community. Bring your family and enjoy the talents of our magnificent ASO, and the joy of music together.

Johanna Allen

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