The 28th Kritzerland show is the annual holiday show tonight, December 2 at 7PM. This year's lineup is very eclectic, featuring holiday songs from the world of pop, film, TV, and stage, plus some originals, all sung by the cast, special guest Bill Hayes, and host Bruce Kimmel.
Bill Hayes has been seen on Broadway in Me and Juliet and has been playing "Doug" on Days of Our Lives for 42 years.
In addition to Hayes, the cast includes Dan Callaway (The Phantom of the Opera; Musical Theare Guild’s Titanic), Emma Degerstedt (13; "Baby June" in Downey Civic Light's Gypsy; "Cassie" in Feud Theatre's A Chorus Line), Damon Kirsche (Duke/Carrasco: Man of La Mancha, Musical Theatre West; 9 To 5, Musical Theatre Wichita), Lisa Livesay ("Glinda" in Wicked National Tour; "Monteen" in Parade at Center Theatre Group; Tribute to Alan Menken, NY), Jane Noseworthy (Reprise: Carrie, Carousel; Rosanna, Serrano; Hope, Urinetown; Disney, The Princess & The Frog), and Jenna Rosen (Duffy in Annie, Carpenter Performing Arts Center; Outside The Box’s The Exorcist, The Musical).
Since it's a Kritzerland Christmas show, everyone attending will receive a special Kritzerland gift, and there is always the possiblity that the troupe will premiere a new episode of Outside the Box – the only way to find out is to come join the merriment as Kritzerland kickstarts the holiday season with wonderful song and good cheer. The last few shows have been jam-packed so make your reservations early!
For reservations, call 818-754-8700. Dinner reservations are taken for 5:30pm-6:00pm. Reservations have already started coming in, and are highly recommended. Cover charge $15 + $10 food minimum + $3 facility charge. (Yes! You can eat dinner and see the show for only $28!)
A Kritzerland Christmas (with a Little Hanukkah and a Lot of Cheer) will be presented at Sterling’s at The Federal (5303 Lankershim Blvd., North Hollywood, CA 91601). The Federal Bar is adjacent to the El Portal Theatre.
For more information about Sterling’s Upstairs at The Federal, visit www.msapr.net/Sterling-s-at-The-Federal.html.