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Home for the Holidays debuts on Broadway
The festive concert starring Bianca Ryan, Josh Kaufman & Candice Glover begins performances at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre.
Billed as "The Only Christmas Show on Broadway", Home for the Holidays brings together winners of "American Idol" (Candice Glover), "The Voice" (Josh Kaufman), and "America's Got Talent" (Bianca Ryan) for the first time ever on a Broadway stage. The production will showcase over 25 Christmas classics from "O Come All Ye Faithful" to "All I Want for Christmas Is You", all backed by a live 9-piece brass and rhythm band. In addition, "The Bachelorette" Season 11 star Kaitlyn Bristowe serves as host, whilst special appearances are also expected from Academy Award nominee Danny Aiello and YouTube sensations Peter Hollens & Evynne Hollens.
An official opening night is scheduled for November 21 and the limited engagement runs through to Decemeber 30, 2017.
Candice Glover shot to fame in 2013 as the winner of "American Idol" Season 12, whilst Bianca Ryan was crowned the very first winner of "America's Got Talent" in 2006. Home for the Holidays marks the Broadway debuts for both Ms. Glover and Ms. Ryan. Josh Kaufman won Season 6 of "The Voice" in 2014 and went on to make his Broadway debut in the title role of the most recent Broadway revival of Pippin from October 31, 2014 through to January 4, 2015.
Home for the Holidays Tickets are available now for performances through to December 30, 2017.