Mannheim Steamroller to Bring Christmas Tour to PPAC, 11/28

Mannheim Steamroller to Bring Christmas Tour to PPAC, 11/28

Mannheim Steamroller will present the best the holiday has to offer this season. The group will perform live for one performance only in Providence at the Providence Performing Arts Center (PPAC) on Friday, November 28 at 7:30P.

Tickets are $75 - $35 and will go on sale to the general public on Friday, July 25 at 10A at only. Window and Phone sales begin Monday, July 28 at 10A at 220 Weybosset Street in downtown Providence and at (401) 421-ARTS (2787).

Summer Box Office Hours (May 27 - September 1) are Monday through Thursday, 10A to 3P and through curtain time(s) on performance days. Please note all ticket prices include a $3 per ticket restoration charge and are subject to change without notice.

This year marks the 30th Anniversary of the Christmas Tour and release of Mannheim Steamroller Christmas, an album that revolutionized the Holiday Season music category. It's also the 40th Anniversary of Davis' first album in his Fresh Aire series, which pioneered the New Age music category.

Grammy Award winner Chip Davis will direct and co-produce Tour performances with MagicSpace Entertainment. The show features classic Christmas hits from Mannheim Steamroller and multimedia effects in an intimate setting.

In addition to being a holiday tradition for many families, the Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Tour regularly attracts repeat attendance from multi-generational guests and is one of the longest running tours in the music industry.

Davis plans to release a new album, Mannheim Steamroller 30/40, this fall. In celebration of the 30th Anniversary Christmas Tour, tracks will include Christmas fan favorites while selections from Davis' iconic Fresh Aire series and recordings by his daughter, Elyse, will celebrate 40 years of ground-breaking sound.

Mannheim Steamroller has sold more than 40 million albums, 28 million in the Christmas genre. With a total of twelve holiday CDs, an average of eight Mannheim Steamroller Christmas albums occupy Billboard's Top Seasonal Chart every year.

With 19 gold, 8 multi-platinum and 4 platinum-certified records, Chip Davis is among an elite group of artists that include U2, Jay-Z, and The Beach Boys with such certifications.

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