(NEWARK, NJ) -- The Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) will bring its highly anticipated Winter Tour 2017 to the Prudential Center on December 26th at 3:00pm and 8:00pm. Over the past 20-plus years, Trans-Siberian Orchestra has become a critically acclaimed, multi-platinum, musical powerhouse, and its annual winter tours a beloved, multi-generational holiday tradition. 2017’s tour, a completely updated presentation of TSO’s unforgettable “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” will begin on November 16 and visit more than 60 cities, for 100-plus performances.
TSO’s tour will be a celebration of the art and accomplishments of the lauded group’s late creator/composer/lyricist, Paul O’Neill, and his inimitable creation, which he dubbed “Rock Theater.” Prior to his untimely passing, O’Neill worked tirelessly with his close-knit team preparing an exciting new take on “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve” for the 2017 tour.
Based on TSO’s multi-platinum DVD and long running PBS fundraiser, “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” the rock opera features such enduring fan-favorites as "Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24," "O’ Come All Ye Faithful," "Good King Joy," "Christmas Canon," "Music Box Blues," "Promises To Keep," and "This Christmas Day." 2017’s tour will also boast a rousing second set containing more of TSO’s greatest hits and fan-pleasers.
As in all previous years, a portion of every ticket sold benefits select local charities. A portion of the proceeds from Prudential Center ticket sales will benefit Gods Love We Deliver! To date, more than $13 million has been distributed from TSO to worthy charities all across North America.
The Prudential Center is located at 25 Lafayette Street in Newark, New Jersey.
PHOTO BY BOB CAREY
originally published: 2017-09-13 00:00:00
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