35th Christmas Joy

The Performers is pleased to announce

Christmas Joy 2019


The National Hispanic Cultural Center’s
Roy E. Disney Center for Performing Arts
Saturday, Dec 14th, 1:oo pm & 5:00 pm
Sunday, Dec 15th, 2:00 pm

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Come…Experience the Miracle!….Awaken your heart to the true Spirit of Christmas in dance as The Performers Ballet & Jazz Company will present the 35th season of its Bravos Award-winning holiday production, Christmas Joy. Over fifty classically-trained dancers will once again inspire audiences in the National Hispanic Cultural Center’s Albuquerque Journal Theater with a collection of moving and inspirational classical ballet, jazz and contemporary dance performances choreographed to traditional and contemporary Christmas music. 
A moving and uplifting production, Christmas Joy has become an Albuquerque holiday tradition. In 1999, members of the Albuquerque Arts Alliance conferred the Bravos Award for Dance Excellence upon The Performers Ballet & Jazz Company. In addition, in 2012 Christmas Joy was awarded the Albuquerque Community Live Art and Performance Services (Q-Claps), Applause Award for favorite performance
Start the season with the wonder and awe of the true Christmas story. Experience the Miracle!

Christmas Joy 2019 Music Credits

All Is Well (3:22)
Best Selling Christmas Anthems Word Music. Arranged by Michael W. Smith


Journey of Love (4:06)
Song: “Almost There” by LifeWay Worship


Sleep O Holy Child (3:25)
Song: “Sleep, Oh Holy Child”, and “There’s Room at the Manger for you” from Call his Name Jesus:
David Clydesdale; published by Royal Tapestry.


Silent Night (3:25)
Song: “Silent Night, Holy Night” from Call His Name Jesus: David Clydesdale;
Published by Royal Tapestry.


Wisemen Still Follow Him (4:26)
Song: “Wisemen Still Follow Today” from Call His Name Jesus: David Clydesdale, published by Royal


Celebrate Jesus (5:44)
Song: “Celebrate Jesus (Carol Medley)” and “There’s Room at the Manger for You” from Call His Name
Jesus: David Clydesdale; published by Royal Tapestry.


Do You Hear What I hear? (2:49)
Performed by the London Symphony Orchestra


The Hope of the World (One King) (4:06)
Song: One King, Artist: Point of Grace


I Wonder as I Wander (2:53)
Sandi Patti, Christmas With Sandi Patti


Worship (3:22)
Song: Carol of the Bells/God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, The Piano Guys


O Come All Ye Faithful (3:46) added 2012
Matthew West. Album: The Heart of Christmas


Little Drummer Boy (original) (3:54)
Song: “The Little Drummer Boy” performed by the London Symphony Orchestra


Winter Snow (3:33)
Chris Tomlin feat. Audrey Assad


Make His Praise Glorious (4:26)
Artist: Sandi Patty


I’ve Got Joy
He Still Reigns, compiled by Mike Speck, orchestrated by Lori Goss Published by Word.


Away in a Manger (2:33)
Ashley Serena


I Believe (5:14)
Natalie Grant


El Shaddai (4:10)

Song: El Shaddai by Amy Grant, The Collection

Rejoice! (3:29)
Song: We Three Kings, The Prague Symphony Orchestra


Still Her Little Child (4:20)
Artist: Ray Boltz


Adonai (4:02)
Song: “Adonai” music by Avalon


He Was video
“Brethren, We have Met to Worship” by Fernando Ortega (3:15)


O’ Holy Night (5:12)
Song: “O’ Holy Night” by David Clydesdale, published by Royal Tapestry


Amen (4:30)
Song: “Amen” performed by Larnelle Harris, 20 Black Gospel Favorites, V.3


Worship the King (Finale) (3:15)
Song: “Worship the King, performed by
Sandi Patti, Christmas with Sandi Patti

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