The Christmas Revels:
A Venetian Celebration of the Winter Solstice

December 8-27, 2017

18 Performances - Matinees & Evenings

Harvard University's Sanders Theatre, Cambridge, MA

Join us for this special holiday celebration set in Renaissance Venice, crossroads of the world!

Note: All remaining performances of the 2017 Christmas Revels  are now SOLD OUT.

2017 Christmas Revels  

Director: Patrick Swanson  

Megan Henderson, music director


David Coffin

Coro San Marco

The Revels Ragazzi

Concerto Incognito (Nathaniel Cox, Gideon Crevoshay, Lysander Jaffe, Simon Martyn-Ellis, Daniel Meyers, Sophie Michaux, Fabio Pirozzolo)

Richard Snee

Commedia Buffo (Mark Jaster, Noni Lewis, Sabrina Selma Mandell, Billy Meleady)

Serenissima Dancers

The Pinewoods Morris Men

Cambridge Symphonic Brass Ensemble


Il Bal Do Sabre, The Abbots Bromley Horn Dance, and Lord of the Dance


Artistic Staff & Production Team:

Set Designer: Jeremy C. Barnett; Costume Designer: Heidi Hermiller; Lighting Designer: Jeff Adelberg; Sound Designer: Bill Winn; Choreographer: Kelli Edwards

Production Manager: Lynda Johnson; Production Stage Manager: L. Arkansas Light; Stage Manager and Props Coordinator: Elizabeth Locke; Assistant Stage Manager & Dance Captain: Gillian Stewart; Technical Director: Andrew Barnett; Crew Chief: Andrew Hebert-Johnson