Glendale Arts, & the Los Angeles County Arts Commission Host the Return of Merry Tuba Christmas

DECEMBER 14, 2008
7:00 PM (Doors Open at 6:00 PM)
ALEX THEATRE (216 North Brand Blvd 91203)

The annual Merry Tuba Christmas event at the Alex Theatre features hundreds of tuba and euphonium players of all ages from throughout Southern California. Song sheets will be distributed and the audience is encouraged to sing along. Special guests include the Tubadours, comprised of professional musicians from Los Angeles, and a special visit by Santa Claus.

Merry Tuba Christmas conductors include Jim Self, Steve Klein, and Tim O’Brien.

Tickets are FREE to the public.

Seating is general admission & is on a first come, first served basis.

Bring an unwrapped toy (valued at $10 or more) to one of the following locations between 11/28 – 12/13 & receive a voucher for 4 Reserved Seats to Merry Tuba Christmas: Damon’s Steakhouse, Massage Envy Spa, Car Spoil Spa, Fast Frame of Glendale & The Alex Theatre.

Toys will be donated to the Spark of Love Annual Toy Drive through the City of Glendale Fire Department.

Merry Tuba Christmas is underwritten with funding from the Downtown Glendale Merchant’s Association, Los Angeles County Arts Commission and Glendale Arts.

Running time is approximately one hour with no intermission, and the performance is suitable for all ages. Photo/video recording by patrons is allowed.

Media Contact:

Elissa Glickman
Associate Director
Glendale Arts

818/552-ARTS ext. 14