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Carpenter Performing Arts Center, CSULB
6200 Atherton Street Long Beach, CA 90815
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There is ample relatively inexpensive parking in the lot at the venue. Some street parking is also available.
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The weather was cool but comfortable. I wore shorts and a polo shirt.
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"Christmas Time Is Here"
16 ratings
4.2 average rating
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143 events
128 reviews
5 stars
attended Dec 15 2007

I really went to this because the advertisement said that Kevin Early was featured, along with several others. It turned out that Kevin sang only two solos, which were supurb, and led the audience in a joint rendition of The Twelve Days of...continued

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80 reviews
16 stars
attended Dec 15 2007

The event was entertaining, if not the most exciting holiday presentation I've attended. The soloists were competent and professional, and the abundance of poinsettias and lights decorating the stage made it a festive sight. The highlight of...continued

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9 events
5 reviews
3 stars
attended Dec 15 2007

A fabulous way to spend an afternoon! We'll make this show a family tradition!

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Musical Theatre West presents Christmas Time Is Here, an annual concert of music of the yuletide season that features singers and dancers with an onstage orchestra and special guests. This year’s performance will continue the tradition that MTW has established with an all-new celebration of the holiday season.

The concert will feature a special guest appearance by Richard Carpenter, best known as one half of The Carpenters, one of the best-selling musical groups of the 1970s.

In addition to Mr. Carpenter, the cast will include Mindi Carpenter, Darcie Roberts, Kevin Earley, Tami Tappan Damiano, Elizabeth Ward Land, Stan Chandler and John Bisom.

About the Ticket Supplier: Musical Theatre West

Musical Theatre West is one of Southern California’s oldest and most respected regional musical theatre companies and draws more than 60,000 patrons to Long Beach’s Carpenter Performing Arts Center. Now in its 62nd season, Musical Theatre West is the fastest growing arts organization in Long Beach and is dedicated to preserving musical theatre as a unique American art form.