Songs of Christmas, directed by Ken Clark, featured a collection of current and classic music from performers including Dottie Bertolino, Ann Hier Brown, Danny Brown, Tim Callahan, Robert Doyle, Colleen Heneghan, Kim Jones, Sophie Kluba and Patty Scanlon. Also featuring The Jameson Quartet, with Ken Clark, Ike Eichenberger, Paul Morris and John Robertson; The Jeweltones’ Jennifer Clodi, Kathy Fugate and Kay Love; and the Nunsense nuns, Tara Hosington, Stefanie Kluba, Leah Milton and Marilyn Woods.
The holiday fun also featured a chorus of Hawthorne favorites and an audience sing-a-long. The production team included Music Director Ike Eichenberger, Choreographer Stefanie Kluba and Jean Heckman as Costumer.
Best of Hawthorne Songs of Christmas benefitted the Duckie DeMere scholarship program, which has presented over $60,000 in grants to 125 high school students active in the performing arts since 1992.