Lenoir, NC – The Western Piedmont Symphony presents “A Down Home Christmas” under the direction of Maestro Matthew Troy. This concert is part of the Foothills Pops Series, and the symphony will perform Christmas classics and seasonal favorites for the entire family. The concert is at 7:30 p.m. on December 4, 2021 at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center.WPS Presents A Down Home Christmas

This 2021 holiday season, join the Western Piedmont Symphony in this new tradition. The Western Piedmont symphony will be joined by performers from Hickory Ballet and Performing Arts, showcasing select scenes from Tchaikovsky’s famous “Nutcracker”. Santa Claus will make a special live appearance to delight both young and old.

Our guest artist Julia Rose Woodward is a soprano on the rise, who may be seen performing around the Charlotte area in various “pop-up” concerts with Opera Carolina. In addition, she may be seen virtually with Opera Xpress as Marla the Koala in Abrazo de Oso, a new bilingual children’s opera by Anna Young.

Tickets for this concert are $25-45 (In-Person) and students $10 (17 & under or w/valid ID) and can be purchased by visiting WPSymphony.org/Tickets.

The J. E. Broyhill Civic Center is located at 1913 Hickory Blvd. in Lenoir, North Carolina

The Western Piedmont Symphony is supported by the North Carolina Arts Council and is a funded affiliate of the United Arts Council of Catawba County. Business offices are located on the SALT Block at 243 Third Avenue NE, Hickory. Box Office hours are 10:00 am until 4:00 pm daily.

For more information about the Western Piedmont Symphony, call 828-324-8603, visit www.WPSymphony.org, or email info@WPSymphony.org.