A world premiere DIY musical Saving Christmas has been announced, featuring the voice of Simon Callow and starring YOU! A magical solo festive musical, Saving Christmas can be performed by anyone, of any age and in any location.
The project features a story and book by Steven Dexter and Elliot Davis, with music by Jimmy Jewell and lyrics by Elliot Davis. The concept is by Dexter, with orchestration and music production by Joe Hood.
Callow lends his voice to Santa Claus, and the musical features guide vocal tracks by West End stars Luke Bayer (Everybody’s Talking About Jamie) and Kayleigh McKnight (Bend It Like Beckham).
Saving Christmas is produced by British Youth Music Theatre, the leading national musical theatre organisation for young people, and can be ordered from 19 November and downloaded online from 1 December. You will receive a script, a score, music tracks recorded in two keys and guide vocals, plus a show poster and associated materials.
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