11/07/2011 08:49:00 PM
Boston Pops conductor Keith Lockhart, costumed performers & arts leaders join the Mayor to celebrate over 75 sparkling holiday shows.
Tuesday, November 8 at 12 noon (ending by 12:30pm)
Inside the Peter Pan tent on City Hall Plaza
Curtains up! Join Mayor Thomas M. Menino as he declares Boston’s magical holiday arts festivities underway. With a flip of the giant switch, he’ll light Boston’s way to delightful holiday experiences.
Alongside the Mayor: arts luminaries and costumed performers for a glorious image, including:
Boston POPS conductor Keith Lockhart
Captain Hook and flying Tinkerbell from 360º presents J M Barrie’s Peter Pan
The Nutcracker and The Bear from Boston Ballet’s classic The Nutcracker
The Sugar Plum Fairy from BalletRox’s Urban Nutcracker
The Dancing Doll from Jose Mateo’s Ballet Theatre The Nutcracker
Brian O’Donovan, host of WGBH’s A Christmas Celtic Sojourn
A tuxedoed trumpeter from Handel & Haydn’s Handel’s Messiah
It’s easy to explore all 75+ shows with The 8th Annual Mayor’s Holiday Special, Boston’s one-stop website for planning holiday fun, created by The Mayor's Office of Arts, Tourism & Special Events in partnership with local non-profit ArtsBoston and the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau.
Click (here) for more info.
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