Home for the Holidays, Featuring American Idol, The Voice, and AGT Winners, Will Play Broadway

Broadway News   Home for the Holidays, Featuring American Idol, The Voice, and AGT Winners, Will Play Broadway
 
The holiday engagement will star Candice Glover, Josh Kaufman, and Bianca Ryan.
Candice Glover, Josh Kaufman, and Bianca Ryan
Candice Glover, Josh Kaufman, and Bianca Ryan

Home for the Holidays, featuring contemporary takes on more than 25 holiday favorites, will play a limited run at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre November 17–December 30. An official opening is set for November 21.

Josh Kaufman in <i>Pippin</i>
Josh Kaufman in Pippin Photo by Joan Marcus

The production will star Candice Glover, winner of American Idol Season 12; Josh Kaufman, winner of The Voice Season 6; and Bianca Ryan, winner of America’s Got Talent Season 1.

Kaufman made his Broadway debut in the title of role of Pippin in 2014.

Kaitlyn Bristowe, star of the 11th season of The Bachelorette, will host the limited engagement, which will feature special appearances by Oscar-nominated stage and screen star Danny Aiello and YouTube sensations Peter Hollens and Evynne Hollens. The artists will be backed by an eight-piece rhythm and brass band.

Audiences can expect traditional tunes like “O Come All Ye Faithful” and “O Holy Night” as well as radio favorites such as “All I Want for Christmas is You” and “Christmas (Baby, Please Come Home).”

“We're very excited to present this holiday offering for all to enjoy. The music and songs performed by our tremendous talent will fill you with those joyful, fun, positive holiday memories we've come to expect from New York at this special time of year,” said producer Kathleen K. Johnson in a statement.

American Express Card Members can purchase tickets before the general public beginning October 11 at 10 AM, with an Audience Rewards pre-sale beginning October 17 at 10 AM. General on-sale will begin October 23 at Ticketmaster or by phone at (877) 250-2929, and in person at the August Wilson Theatre box office beginning November 3.

For more information, visit HolidaysOnBroadway.com.

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