Christmas Joy

Come…Experience the Miracle!….Awaken your heart to the true Spirit of
Christmas in dance as The Performers Ballet & Jazz Company will present the 34th season of its Bravos
Award-winning holiday production, Christmas Joy. Over fifty classically-trained dancers will once again
inspire audiences in the National Hispanic Cultural Center’s Albuquerque Journal Theater with a collection
of moving and inspirational classical ballet, jazz and contemporary dance performances choreographed
to traditional and contemporary Christmas music.
A moving and uplifting production, Christmas Joy has become an Albuquerque holiday tradition. In 1999,
members of the Albuquerque Arts Alliance conferred the Bravos Award for Dance Excellence upon The
Performers Ballet & Jazz Company. In addition, in 2012 Christmas Joy was awarded the Albuquerque
Community Live Art and Performance Services (Q-Claps), Applause Award for favorite performance
Start the season with the wonder and awe of the true Christmas story. Experience the Miracle!


The Performers is pleased to announce the 2018 show at:

The National Hispanic Cultural Center’s
Roy E. Disney Center for Performing Arts

Saturday, Dec 8th 1:00pm & 5:00pm
Sunday, Dec 9th 2:00pm

Get Tickets

Performers Pre-Sale Event begins October 27th

Tickets go on sale to the public November 3rd


Get tickets at the following locations:

The National Hispanic Cultural Center
1701 4th St SW
Tue. – Sat. 10:00 – 5:00 or Sun. 12:00 – 5:00

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Christmas Joy 2017 Music Credits

All Is Well (3:22)
Best Selling Christmas Anthems Word Music. Arranged by Michael W. Smith

Sleep O Holy Child (3:25)
Song: “Sleep, O Holy Child”, and “There’s Room at the Manger for you” from Call his Name Jesus: David Clydesdale; published by Royal Tapestry.

Silent Night (3:25)
Song: “Silent Night, Holy Night” from Call His Name Jesus: David Clydesdale;
Published by Royal Tapestry.

Wisemen Still Follow Him (4:26)
Song: “Wisemen Still Follow Today” from Call His Name Jesus: David Clydesdale, published by Royal Tapestry.

Celebrate Jesus (5:44)
Song: “Celebrate Jesus (Carol Medley)” and “There’s Room at the Manger for You” from Call His Name Jesus: David Clydesdale; published by Royal Tapestry.

Noel (4:31)
Song: “Noel”, by Sarah McLachlan

Song: “Carol of the Bells/God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”, Artist: The Piano Guys

Do You Hear What I Hear? (3:59) ) added 2008
Community Presbyterian Church Worship and Arts Department/ Danville, CA

Song: “O Come, O Come Emmanuel”, Artist: Casting Crowns

Breath of Heaven (Mary’s Song) (5:31)
Artist: Amy Grant

The Little Drummer Boy 2011 (4:19)
Artist: The Vocal Majority, Album: Alleluia

In the Highest(4:57)
Song:”Glory to God”, Artist: Todd Agnew

Prelude O Come Emmanuel

Celebrate the Child

O Come All Ye Faithful (3:46)
Artist: Matthew West

Song: “Creed”, Artist: Rich Mullins

Lord’s Prayer (2:46)
By Sandi Patti

Sing Your Praise
Song: “Sing Your Praise”, Artist: Amy Grant

Still Her Little Child
Song: “Still Her Little Child”, Artist: Ray Boltz

On Our Knees (6:09)
Song: “How Great Thou Art” by Selah

Song: “Heirlooms”, Artist: Amy Grant

Glory to God

He Was video
“Brethren, We have Met to Worship” by Fernando Ortega (3:15)

Artist: Michael W. Smith

My Soul Magnifies The Lord (3:04)
Chris Tomlin, Album: Glory in the Highest