Close to You: A Carpenter's Christmas
Dec 2, 2019
Doors: 6:30 pm / Show: 7:30 pmThe Milton Theatre
This event is all ages
This amazing holiday concert is a nod to the two Christmas albums The Carpenters made. It showcases Rock's amazing vocal talents and recreates the holiday experience the Carpenters made famous including "I'll Be Home for Christmas", "Do You Hear What I Hear", "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town" and of course, "Merry Christmas, Darling".
The historic Milton Theatre is a uniquely diverse venue where you will find the best local, regional, national, and international talent. Free municipal and on-street parking are available. Full bar and light food options available. This facility is fully accessible.https://www.miltontheatre.com/event/1826087/
Lisa Rock has been performing to sold-out crowds for years. She’s written more than 15 original concerts and cabarets that have been seen across the country. Now, Rock has arranged a 6-piece band, complete with back-up singers, and together they are dedicated to creating a Carpenters experience like no other. Rock’s amazing four octave range allows her to sing the hits like “We’ve Only Just Begun” and “Rainy Days and Mondays” in their original key, keeping the songs genuine and more recognizable for the audience. “When she hits the lower range of her marvelous voice,” notes critic Alan Bresloff, “if you close your eyes, you can see Karen Carpenter’s face.”