The concert will be streamed from the 20th December until the 1st January 2021 to help raise money for Shelter and Crisis at Christmas.
It has been announced that Denise Welch will host a starry list of performers for concert We Need A Little Christmas, in support of Shelter and Crisis at Christmas.
Filmed at the Actors’ Church (St Paul’s Church) in London’s Covent Garden, the concert is set to feature performances from Dame Maureen Lipman, Courtney Act, Christine Allado, David Bedella, Simon Callow, Kevin Clifton, Brenda Edwards, Sheila Ferguson, Amy Hart, Dom Hartley-Harris, Sophie Isaacs, Cassidy Janson, Lydia Lucy, Lee Mead, Peter Polycarpou, Jodie Prenger, Sharon Rose, Sally Ann Triplett and The Vivienne, along with Brian Conley and the cast of A Christmas Carol – The Musical and the West End Gospel Choir.
We Need a Little Christmas will be streamed from 20th December 2020 to 1st January 2021 via Stream.theatre. Tickets cost £20 and are on sale now.
The concert will be directed and staged by Michael Strassen, with musical direction by George Carter and production design by Andrew Exeter. Paul Nicholas Dyke is associate director. It is being produced by Thomas Hopkins & Michael Quinn for Ginger Quiff Media and Guy Chapman.
Producers Thomas Hopkins & Michael Quinn for Ginger Quiff Media said, “We are so excited to continue our growth as a new company formed in 2020. We are delighted to have raised, to date, over £40,000 for multiple charities through our productions this year. This show not only allows us to raise money once again for two charities greatly in need of direct support, but also will allow us to create a show that gives us the opportunity to employ freelancers and to create what we hope will be a very magical event this festive season, both on stream.theatre and Broadway On Demand.”
We Need a Little Christmas will be available to stream from the 20th December. For more information and to book tickets visit: https://www.stream.theatre/home