Lightwire Theater: A Very Electric Christmas
Brighten your holidays with Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas. Audiences of all ages will treasure this magical and captivating tale of family, friendship and hope set to timeless holiday hits including Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey and Tchaikovsky.
In this wonderful story, Santa’s helpers are putting the final touches on presents as a young bird named Max and his family head south for the winter. When Max gets blown off course during a snowstorm, he ends up alone and lost at the North Pole. As he tries to make his way home, his adventure begins when he encounters friendly caroling worms, dancing poinsettias, Nutcracker soldiers, mischievous mice and an evil Rat King.This delightful holiday production will make children wide-eyed with delight and warm even the smallest of hearts.
In addition, Mendelson Entertainment Group, in partnership with PBS, has filmed a behind-the-scenes look at A Very Electric Christmas along with snippets of the actual performance. This program can be found on the National Educational Telecommunications Association’s (NETA) website. The program code is LIGHTWIRE THEATER: A Very Electric Christmas.
Lightwire Theater, known for their signature brand of dazzling visuals, poignant storytelling and music designed to evoke imagery is performed in complete darkness.
Lightwire Theater has been entertaining audiences all over the world with their unique combination of dance, puppetry and technology, since their appearance in 2012 as semi-finalists on “America’s Got Talent.” Lightwire Theater most recently performed at Ferrari World’s “Race as Fast as Light” in Abu Dhabi and as finalists for My TF1’s “The Best Le Meilleur Artiste” in Paris.
A VERY ELECTRIC CHRISTMAS MUSIC LIST
OH COME ALL YE FAITHFUL
JINGLE BELLS LULLABY
JINGLE BELL ROCK
THE TALE OF DESPEREUX
NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS
DO YOU KNOW WHAT IT MEANS
RIDE OF THE VALKERIE
IT’S CHRISTMAS TIME IN NEW ORLEANS
HARK HOW THE BELLS
BABY GOT BACK
THE CHIPMUNK CHRISTMAS SONG
THE GODFATHER THEME
WALTZ OF THE FLOWERS
HOLLY JOLLY CHRISTMAS
WHAT A WONDERFUL WORLD
RUSSIAN – NUTCRACKER
I’L BE HOME FOR CHRISTMAS
I’M COMING HOME
ALL I WANT FOR CHRISTMAS IS YOU