Christmas 1968: December 14, 16 & 18

On Christmas Eve 1968, children and families gathered around their TV sets to witness the earth rise above the lunar surface in the first live broadcast from the moon. We remember the icons and images of this turbulent year with a new piece commemorating Apollo 8’s Christmas Eve blessing along with many popular, jazzy carols and tunes of the era including White Christmas, Christmas Time is Here from “A Charlie Brown Christmas,” The Night Before Christmas, I’ll Be Home for Christmas, and many more.

Christmas 1968 was performed at Rolling Hills to a sold out audience on December 14, 2018.

Christmas 1968 was performed at Unity Temple to an audience of over 1,000 on December 16, 2018.

Christmas 1968 was performed at the 1900 Building to a sold out audience on December 18, 2018.