Venue Details

Lesher Center for the Arts - Hofmann Theater
At the corner of Civic Dr. and Locust St. 1601 Civic Drive Walnut Creek, CA 94596
925-943-7469
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4.7 / 5 Rated by 9 members
Review from Simone StClare
Red Velvet 61 events 17 reviews

This show didn't have as many John Denver songs as the show last year; there are a lot of classic Christmas songs sung by the cast. Even though their voices are lovely, it wasn't the type of "John Denver Experience" I was hoping for.

reviewed Dec 12 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Mary Jo Potter
Red Velvet 50 events 2 reviews

I thoroughly enjoyed this, and wouldn't have known about it if it weren't for Goldstar. I may even go again!! Mary Jo

reviewed Dec 04 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from Tom Henry
93 events 16 reviews

Nicely done show, thoroughly enjoyed hearing musicians that can really play with singers that can really sing. Particularly enjoyed the combination of holiday and classic JD songs.

reviewed Dec 12 2008 report as inappropriate
Review from James Eversole
24 events 12 reviews

I first fell in love with John Denver's music when I was stationed in Colorado Springs, in 1971. And I have loved his music through all of his "stages". I took a young friend with me to this performance, and although she had never heard any his...continued

reviewed Dec 10 2008 report as inappropriate
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Description

The Lesher Center for the Arts and Diablo Regional Arts Association celebrate the holidays with Back Home Again: A John Denver Holiday Concert.

___Back Home Again, _by Dan Wheetman and Randal Myler, the creators of Fire on the Mountain and Ain’t Nothin’ But the Blues, plays at the Lesher Center for the Arts. It features modern and traditional Christmas carols, as well as some of John Denver’s most memorable hits, including “Thank God I’m a Country Boy,” “Grandma’s Feather Bed,” and, of course, “Back Home Again.”

A perfect entertainment experience for family and friends, Back Home Again will take you to a place where life is sweet and full of promise. With top-notch performers, including Dan Wheetman, who actually played in Denver’s band for seven years and Broadway vocalists Gail Bliss and Jim Newman, this show promises to be a hit!

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