BRIDGTON, Maine — The Heather Pierson Jazz Trio will bring their popular “Charlie Brown Christmas” show to the Noble House Inn located at 81 Highland Road in Bridgton, Maine, on Thursday, Dec. 12, at 6:30 p.m. and at the Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center on Friday, Dec. 13, at 7:30 p.m. as part of the Bradley Backstage series.
The trio, featuring singer/pianist Heather Pierson, bassist Shawn Nadeau, and drummer Craig Bryan, will perform the entirety of the "Charlie Brown Christmas" soundtrack as recorded by the Vince Guaraldi Trio as well as other compositions by Guaraldi.
The Heather Pierson Jazz Trio performs a rich variety of Pierson's originals, jazz and blues standards, and unique reworkings of familiar American music. They are best-known for their annual "Charlie Brown Christmas" concert tour, wherein they present their interpretations of the work of the late great jazz pianist and composer Guaraldi.
For reservations and more information on the Noble House Inn show, call (888) 237-4880. The cost is a $15 donation.
Tickets for the Bradley Backstage concerts are $20 for adults and $5 for students (general admission). Order online at fryeburgacademy.org/pac, or call the box office at 207-935-9232. Tickets may be available at the door, but seating is limited.
The Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center is located at 18 Bradley St. in Fryeburg, Maine, on the campus of Fryeburg Academy. Bradley Backstage concerts "flip" the traditional theater space by seating the audience on stage with the performers, creating a much more intimate and unforgettable live concert experience.
More artist information is available at heatherpierson.com.