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Holiday Extravaganza: Together We Celebrate Winter Holidays
December 12, 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm$15 – $20
The New Jersey Youth Symphony is excited to welcome back in-person concertgoers. Featuring J. Mark McVey, together we celebrate winter holidays!
Join us on Sunday, December 12 at 3:00 p.m. at the Union County Performing Arts Center for a Holiday Extravaganza! Whether you’re coming for beloved holiday classics by Leroy Anderson or to hear J. Mark McVey, best known for having performed the role of Jean Valjean in Les Misérables more than 3,200 times, sing Bring Him Home live, you’re sure to have a magical experience. Guest artists Walker Jermaine Jackson and the New Jersey Youth Chorus join NJYS in a special holiday pops concert featuring works by Valery Coleman, Leroy Anderson, Randol Bass, Henry Curry, and more. Come for a sensational performance and leave full of the holiday spirit!
From Hanukkah and Christmas to the winter solstice and Kwanzaa, there’s something for all ages to enjoy at the Holiday Extravaganza. Can’t attend the concert in-person? WATCH THE LIVESTREAM ON WHARTONARTS.TV.
J. Mark McVey, tenor
Walker Jermaine Jackson, narrator, tenor soloist
New Jersey Youth Chorus, Patricia Joyce, director
NJYS Youth Symphony
NJYS Flute Ensembles, Natasha Loomis, conductor
Helen H. Cha-Pyo, artistic director and principal conductor
All UCPAC patrons 12 and over must show proof of either full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test taken within 72 hours of entry. Negative test results are not required for patrons under 12 years of age. All patrons are required to wear masks at all times while in the theatre, except while actively eating or drinking. Masks are not required for patrons under 2 years of age.
Thank you to our media sponsor, Worrall Community Newspapers.