A Very Special Live Arts Holiday Special – 2019

A Very Special Live Arts Holiday SpecialKip McCharen and his musical friends will get us all in the holiday spirit with our second-annual A VERY SPECIAL LIVE ARTS HOLIDAY SPECIAL. This evening of stories, comedy and holiday music is the perfect way to celebrate with friends, family, and colleagues. This will be an adult-only, eggnog-soaked evening-running three nights.only. December 18. 19 and 20. The performance on Friday, December 20 includes a ticket to SNOWBALL. Bring on the mistletoe!


20 Dollars on Wednesday and Thursday.
40 Dollars on Friday for the show and the SNOWBALL which follows (best bargain)


Come join the joy, the singing, and the laughter of the second annual A Very Special Live Arts Holiday Special.

Directed and Musically Directed by
Kip McCharen

Stage Manager
Terry Thorsen

Assistant Stage Manager
Georgia Castleman

produced by
Kristin Wenger

Your band
Kip McCharen… Director and Piano
Bobby Greg… Arranger and Sax
Drew Pompano (bass)
Zack Beamer (trombone)
Rob Dunnenberger (drums)

Production Team
Set Design… Jen Lawless
Lighting Designer… Liz Howard
Sound Engineer… Kathleen Mueller
Board Operator… Dave Goldstein

Special Thanks to our wonderful Holiday Cookie Bakers!


Welcome from Your Host
Sarah Edwards

A Christmas Carol by Tom Lehrer
Emma Shirey

Slick Nick
Geri Sauls and Eric Bryant

Baby Go Home
Max Bulinski and Georgia Castleman
directed by Lauren Elens

Naneh Sarma
Kip McCharen

The Brownies
Suzy and Audry; directed by Dawn Schmike

Auld Lang Syne
Aly Brookland

———- Intermission ———–

What Are You Doing New Years Eve
Julie Stavitski, vocalist
Adam and Alexis Mehring, dancers

Count Your Blessings instead of Sheep
Shannon Montague 

To Life, To Life, L’Chaim
Lena Malcolm, Ariel Roberts, Cora Schenberg, Prahaladan Mandlekorn, Heena Reiter

Spaseniye Sodyelol

Let It Snow
Audience Sing-a-long

Three VERY SPECIAL shows only. December 18, 19, 20, 2019