Largest family-friendly Christmas concert along Gulf Coast set for Nov. 17-20 at Cottage Hill Baptist Church
MOBILE, Ala.- University of Mobile’s popular “Christmas Spectacular” musical extravaganza is back for its 14th season, and tickets are on sale now for the largest family-friendly Christmas concert along the Gulf Coast.
Christmas Spectacular will be held Nov. 17, 18, 19 at 6:45 p.m. and Nov. 20 at 3:45 p.m. at a new location this year, Cottage Hill Baptist Church, 4255 Cottage Hill Rd., Mobile, AL 36609.
Tickets can be purchased online now at itickets.com. Ticket prices range from $5 to $40.
An orchestra of more than 50 student and professional musicians will accompany approximately 200 UM singers performing selections ranging from classical sacred to contemporary Christmas music.
Christmas Spectacular started as a way for the university’s music and theatre students to participate in a professional production and learn the behind-the-scenes preparation required to perform with excellence, said Center for Performing Arts Dean Dr. Al Miller.
In addition to Christmas Spectacular, the university has more than 20 ensembles presenting more than 600 concerts each year locally, nationally and internationally. Tickets for Mobile-area events may be purchased at itickets.com.
For information about University of Mobile music programs, call the UM Center for Performing Arts at 251.442.2383.