Holiday Gaiety with Armistead Maupin and the SF Symphony

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With award-winning novelist Armistead Maupin and San Francisco’s premiere drag sensation Peaches Christ, this variety show guarantees an evening of festive fun and fabulous flair. Hear Maupin—famed for his groundbreaking Tales of the City book series—read wickedly funny excerpts from his coming of age memoirs, feel the yuletide cheer with holiday hits from the SF Symphony, and be regaled by a dazzling lineup of guest stars including actor/singer Cheyenne Jackson (American Horror Story, Glee) and more! If you’re looking for something a little more naughty than nice, this is a season spectacular you won’t want to miss!

Tickets start at $15*!

Recommended for ages 18+.

*Subject to availability


Conductor/Performers

Edwin Outwater

Conductor and Co-emcee

Peaches Christ

Co-emcee

Armistead Maupin

Featured Guest Artist

Cheyenne Jackson

Guest Artist

Bob the Drag Queen

Guest Artist

Diana Gameros

Vocalist

Program

Jeff Tyzik

A Christmas Overture

Tchaikovsky

March from Nutcracker Suite

Tchaikovsky (arr. Ellington)

Peanut Butter Brigade (March) from Nutcracker Suite

Tchaikovsky

The Enchanted Palace of the Kingdom of Sweets and Russian Dance from The Nutcracker

Anderson

Sleigh Ride

Vaughan Williams (arr. Greaves)

Fantasia on Greensleeves

Marks (arr. Naughtin)

"Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer"

José Feliciano (arr. Naughtin)

Feliz Navidad

Traditional (arr. Kessler)

"O Chanukah"

Faith (arr. Norris)

Brazilian Sleigh Bells

Lior Rosner

"'Twas the Night"

Pierpont

"Jingle Bells"

Gruber (arr. Dragon)

"Silent Night"

Mariah Carey & Walter Afanasieff (arr. Naughtin)

"All I Want for Christmas is You"

Tormé

"The Christmas Song"

Adam (arr. Naughtin)

"O Holy Night"

Martin & Blaine (arr. Dragon)

"Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"

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  1. Fri, Dec 8, 2017 at 7:30pm

    Davies Symphony Hall

If you would like assistance purchasing tickets for patrons with disabilities, please call the box office at 415-864-6000.

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