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Wellesley Symphony Orchestra concert: Christmas is for Kids
December 17, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Wellesley Symphony Orchestra’s holiday pops concert, Christmas is for Kids, is coming up on Sunday, Dec. 17 at MassBay Community College.
The concert features new and returning young singers, including 6-year-old Leah Mullen, the winner of the Two Front Teeth contest. Maestro Max Hobart will lead the orchestra and singers in holiday favorites both old and new, including Tchaikovsky’s Waltz of the Flowers from the Nutcracker, Christmas at the Movies, Feliz Navidad, and Christmas in Killarney.
The audience can join a singalong, and kids will be able to join Santa onstage to sing Christmas songs. Dr. David Podell, the President of MassBay Community College, will read “Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus,” and soprano Leslie Holmes will sing “I’ll Be Home for Christmas.”
The concert is at MassBay Community College, 50 Oakland Street, Wellesley, at 3 PM. Tickets cost $25 for adults, $20 for seniors and students, and are free for children under 12. Tickets may be purchased at Wellesley Books, Walgreens on Washington Street, Andrews Pharmacy on Weston Road, on-line, and at the door. There is plenty of free parking at the college. Call 781-235-0515 or visit www.wellesleysymphony.org.