A CHRISTMAS PORTRAIT
"Merry Christmas everyone! And welcome to the joy of the holiday season! It’s that time of the year when spirits are high, and all our dreams and fantasies can come true. It’s the best time of year when the best things of all happen…with a little magic."
~ Karen & Richard Carpenter
The Carpenters: A Christmas Portrait,
1978 TV Special
When Christmas time rolls around once again, it's impossible not to think of the Carpenters. The holiday season and Carpenters' Christmas music are synonymous. Direct from Las Vegas- Carpenters Tribute Concert: A Christmas Portrait, starring Sally Olson as Karen Carpenter and Ned Mills as Richard Carpenter, takes the audience on a trip down memory lane to an old fashioned Christmas, complete with frosted window panes, candles gleaming inside and painted candy canes on the tree. This show recreates the nostalgia of the Carpenters' 1977 and 1978 Christmas TV Specials, complete with all of the holiday songs you love, in addition to the silly and endearing humor that will make you feel like a kid again! The show features the holiday classics "Merry Christmas, Darling", "Sleigh Ride", "Christmas Waltz", "It's Christmas Time”, "The Christmas Song” and much more, including some of the Carpenters’ greatest hits. Join us and revisit your cherished holiday memories and prepare for some magical surprises!