The Lucille Lortel Theatre is proud to announce its new holiday performance series, Tinsel: A Global Holiday Celebration a 12-sjow run of Everett Bradley’s Holidelic, a funk revue by famed rock percussionist Bradley (E Street Band, Bon Jovi). Running from December 6-31, live performances of effervescent music, performance, and dance with leading artists from around the globe including Australia, Brazil, Mexico, India more, spotlighting ways people celebrate around the world.
Bradley plays the role of Papadelic, Funk’s Father Christmas, an amalgamation of George Clinton and Santa Claus, featuring holiday-themed funk songs written by Bradley and brought to life by an array of top shelf noise makers.
Additional shows feature a robust mix of performances that celebrate the best of the holiday season from all cultures. Performers include international drag superstar Latrice Royale, notable theater names Jelani Remy, Telly Leung, Jared Grimes, Reed Luplau, Jaime Lozano and The Familia, Ronny Dutra, Ilene Reid, and Brinda Guha, plus Cumbé Dance and a traditional Mexican pastorela from Something from Abroad. From cabaret shows featuring celebrated Broadway artists showcasing their cultural holiday traditions to unique dancers from around the globe and a vibrant drag show, there is something for everyone to enjoy at Tinsel: A Global Holiday Celebration.
Tickets for individual shows are available at: https://www.lortel.org/tinsel
The Lucille Lortel Theatre is located at 121 Christopher Street, New York, NY 10014.