(Cast of ‘Christmas Every Day. Photo courtesy of Concordia College)
Some 80 local students are featured in the musical “Christmas Every Day,” a producation slated for Dec. 5 through 7 at Concordia Conservatory’s Schoenfeld Campus Center.
Performers and crew attend schools in the Bronx, Bronxville, Eastchester, Harrison, Mount Vernon, Pelham, New Rochelle, Scarsdale, Tuckahoe, Yonkers and Old Greenwich.
Cast and crew are led by state director Greg Suss, music director Ari Ross, choreographer Alex Amirov, set designer Eric Zoback, lighting designer John Flanagan and producers Marcy Damasco and Sharon Shearon.
“Christmas Every Day” is the 15th annual musical production at the Conservatory. To participate, students must be between 8 and 18 years, complete an audition and pass an interview. The production is part of the Conservatory’s free community outreach program. The yearly musicals are funded thought private donations.
The production, written by Matt Van Brink, is the story of a girl who wishes to have Christmas every day only to find it’s not what she thought it would be. It’s based on a book by William Deans Howell.
Performances will be held from 4:30 and 7 p.m. Dec. 5, 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. Dec. 6 and 1 and 3:30 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Schoenfeld Campus Center, Concordia College, Bronxville. Tickets are $22 for adults and $11 for children and senior citizens. To purchase tickets or for more information, call 914-395-4507.