Jackson returns to stage for annual Christmas concert

Jackson returns to stage for annual Christmas concert

first_img By The Penny Hoarder Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Latest Stories Around the WebIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Sponsored Content Email the author The annual concert is sponsored by the Troy Arts Council as a gift to the community.Tickets to TAC-sponsored performances are usually $20 but the Christmas Concert tickets are only $10.“The Troy Arts Council wants to make the concert affordable for all of those who want to come,” Jackson said. “For all of us on stage, we are just honored to be a part of bringing joy to others at Christmastime.” Skip “The concert takes a lot of hard work and a lot of long hours but we all enjoy it and are blessed by it,” Jackson said. “It’s special to me because my children Patrick, Haley and Gabby are part of the concert and, of course, so many wonderful, talented friends. We all receive so much joy from sharing the gift of song. We are blessed to be able to be a part of Christmas in Pike County.”X You Might Like Cost of Thanksgiving dinner lowest since 2010 Pike County residents such as Karen Williamson are out getting food for their annual Thanksgiving dinners, which may be just… read more Published 3:00 am Thursday, November 24, 2016 By Jaine Treadwell When Shelia Jackson was a little girl sitting on the steps of the housing project singing “Here Comes Santa Claus,” she never dreamed that one day she would be spotlighted in a Christmas concert with hundreds of people applauding her voice.Jackson has the gift of song. She’s not sure why God gave her that gift but she is sure that He expects her to use it for the good.So, each year at Christmastime, Jackson invites a host of her talented friends to join her on the stage of the Claudia Crosby Theater for the Shelia Jackson and Friends Christmas Concert. The 2016 Shelia Jackson and Friends Concert is at 7 p.m. December 9 at the Claudia Crosby Theater on the campus of Troy University. Tickets are on sale by calling 334-372-7191 or at the Troy Tourism Office in downtown Troy. Tickets will also be available at the door.The TAC-sponsored Christmas Concert is actually two-concerts in one. The first half of the program features blues, jazz, pop and Broadway tunes with some gospel and maybe even a country song or two “songs like ‘The Tennessee Waltz’ and Ann Murray’s ‘Could I Have This Dance?’”“We have something for everyone –songs, music, dancing and even a bit of comedy,” Jackson said. “The second half of the concert is all Christmas music – the carols and songs of the season. The beautiful music of Christmas.”Jackson’s “friends” will include the band and the background singers that have been a part of Jackson and Friends for several years. Featured vocalists will include familiar voices from around Pike County and new voices from Birmingham, Montgomery, Enterprise and Phenix City. Book Nook to reopen Jackson returns to stage for annual Christmas concert Print Article Plans underway for historic Pike County celebrationlast_img

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