The Polyphonic Spree: 11th Annual Holiday Extravaganza
December 21, 2013
The Polyphonic Spree brings back its Holiday Extravaganza for its 11th year locally. Santa, Mrs. Claus, Frosty, Rudolph and other holiday friends will be in attendance to celebrate the Holidays in style. Concert goers will be greeted by live reindeer and Norman & Sharon Seaton Accordion Entertainers as they enter the building. Sean Greene will kick things off with an entertaining presentation of zoo animals onsite. Confetti Eddie a local illusionist/magician will then wow the crowd with his sleight of hand. The Polyphonic Spree will perform a full Holiday set culled from last years 'Holidaydream: Sounds of the Holidays Volume One' which also invites children on stage to join the band. Back by popular demand are the Syncopated Ladies a tap dancing troupe direct from the Denton Senior Center sure to bring a smile to even the grinchiest grinch. Local favorites The O's will be performing a special Holiday set of songs from a forthcoming xmas EP. The evening will culminate with The Polyphonic Spree performing a rock set featuring songs from their latest album "Yes, It's True." as well as old favorites and a few covers. As people exit the building milk and cookies will be served.
The Polyphonic Spree are asking attendees to bring a new toy for Toys for Tots and canned foods to benefit the North Texas Food Bank.
Corby Davidson of 1310 The Ticket fame will serve as emcee for the event.
7:15pm-7:45pm: Dallas Zoo Animal Adventures
7:45pm-8:15pm: Confetti Eddie and The Lovely Karleena
8:30pm-8:45pm: Santa Reads Twas The Night Before Xmas
8:45pm-9:45pm: The Polyphonic Spree Holiday Set
10:00pm-10:30pm: Syncopated Ladies
10:30pm-11:00pm: The O's Special Holiday Set
11:00pm-12:00am: The Polyphonic Spree Rock Set
Photo by Steve Wrubel
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