Grammy Award nominee John Berry returns with his nationally touring Christmas concert to the Grand Opera House for this annual holiday favorite event on Friday, December 19, 2013 at 7:30 p.m. Berry’s 1995 album O Holy Night launched his annual Christmas concert tour, which is now in its 17th year.
Tickets are $37. Tickets go on sale to the public on Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at 11:59 p.m.
Berry has had a string of hits, including Your Love Amazes Me, Standing on the Edge of Goodbye, I Think About It All The Time, Change My Mind, If I Had Any Pride Left At All, Kiss Me In The Car, What’s In It For Me and You and Only You. But it was his stunning performance of the title track of the O Holy Night album that led to his most enduring legacy, his annual Christmas concert.
In 1995, Berry’s single Your Love Amazes Me earned him a Grammy nomination, joining the 18 other hit songs of his that made it to the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts. In fact, many of Berry’s albums have gone gold and platinum, earning awards from the Country Music Association and the Academy of Country Music. Still, for Berry, the Christmas concert is special, as it provides him with a chance to share his faith and, according to his website, he views his performances as part of “his walk with Christ, (where) his calling has been to share God’s love with his audience. Audiences nationwide agree, selling out each stop on a regular basis, and joining together to celebrate with song and good company what the season means to them — family, friends and faith.
E.B. White’s beloved children’s story, Charlotte’s Web, is centered around the friendship between a pig named Wilbur and a little gray spider named Charlotte. Wilbur has a problem: how to avoid becoming pork chops! Charlotte, a fine writer and a true friend, decides to help weave a miracle bringing fame and a forever home on the farm for Wilbur.
Tickets are $5 to $7. Click here to reserve tickets for groups of 15 or more. For groups of 14 or less please click the buy tickets link below. Purchase any quantity of tickets by calling (478) 301-5470. The Grand Box Office, located at 651 Mulberry St., is open weekdays from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.
One of the great triumphs in American musical theatre history is the Tony Award winner for Best Musical, Man of LaMancha. This classic love story tells the dream-weaving tale of Don Quixote on his endearing quest for “The Impossible Dream” of peace, goodness, beauty and the alluring lady of his dreams, Dulcinea. The original Broadway production ran for 6 years and won five Tony Awards. Spend a magical evening at this incredible performance that celebrates the endurance of the human spirit, the importance of dreams and each person’s quest to make this world a better place.
The most beautiful love story ever comes to life in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the smash hit Broadway musical, coming to Macon. Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of more than 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes and dazzling production numbers, including “Be Our Guest” and the beloved title song. Experience the romance and enchantment of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast this spring at The Grand! Please note the special show time of 7 p.m.
Tickets are $42 to $77, with discount rates available for groups of 10 or more. For group sales call (478) 301-5470.
Broadway’s greatest hits sung by 10 of Australia’s hottest tenors equals one unforgettable performance of The Ten Tenors: On Broadway!” This Australian troupe has performed for sold out audiences around the world. The Ten Tenors’ unique approach to opera brings rock and classical music together, for a sound that is uniquely theirs. Experience their raw power and soothing beauty singing some of Broadway’s best musical numbers.
Tickets are $39 to $45. Discount rates are available for groups of 10 or more.