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Christmas is a Funny Thing

Friday, December 14, 2018 | 7:30 PM | Center for Arts and Performance - Schwan Concert Hall | PURCHASE TICKETS

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Christmas is a Funny Thing starring Bettman & Halpin 

Friday, December 14 - 7:30 p.m.



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Nationally touring musical storytellers Bettman & Halpin will perform a holiday show for the entire family titled “Christmas is a Funny Thing.” The award-winning duo will sing traditional holiday classics, several of their own originals, and share stories and songs about the ups and downs and sideways of this beloved holiday. They have become known for their storytelling and playful banter as well as for their whole-hearted songwriting and instrumental wizardry. Fiddle player and singer Stephanie Bettman is an accomplished songwriter with a gift for unforgettably moving lyrics. Luke Halpin is a renowned multi-instrumentalist, as well as being a dynamic vocalist and harmony singer. Together, Bettman & Halpin are fast earning a reputation in folk and bluegrass circles for mesmerizing performances filled with irresistible lyrics, transcendent harmonies, and roof-raising instrumentals. Their concerts combine high-energy upbeat compositions, beautiful ballads with soaring vocals and heartfelt lyrics, and feel-good songs that audiences will be singing in their heads for weeks thereafter. WATCH A SAMPLE VIDEO.

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