"Christmas with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir"
Featuring Santino Fontana and the Sesame Street® Muppets®
Monday, December 21, 2015, 9:00-10:00 p.m. ET on PBS
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Renowned star of stage and song Santino Fontana and the Muppets® from Sesame Street® join the world-famous Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square for a magical holiday extravaganza. SESAME STREET has been educating and entertaining the world for more than 45 years, but this concert special marks the Muppets' first performance with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square.
The concert includes a rendition of the classic carol from SESAME STREET , “Keep Christmas With You,” “Sing a Christmas Carol” from Scrooge, “The Candy Man,” a charming medley of songs from SESAME STREET programs and inspiring arrangements of sacred Christmas music.
The song list is as follows:
Sing a Christmas Carol, from Scrooge
Merry, Merry Christmas!
The Candy Man/Pocketful of Miracles
Hear, King of Angels, from Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248
Cum Sancto Spiritu, from Petite messe solennelle
Sesame Street Medley
People in Your Neighborhood
Keep Christmas With You
Everyone Who Likes Christmas Say, “I Do!”
Infant Holy, Infant Lowly
Luke 2: The Christmas Story
Angels from the Realms of Glory
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
The Muppets from Sesame Street cast includes: William Barkhurst, Ernie; Leslie Carrara-Rudolph,Abby Cadabby; Ryan Dillon, Elmo; Eric Jacobson, Grover, Bert; Carmen Osbahr, Rosita; David Rudman, Cookie Monster; Matt Vogel, Big Bird; and John Kennedy and Peter Linz, Additional Performers.