Celebrating its 35th year, “Bending Towards the Light..A Jazz Nativity”

Yes, there will be a Jazz Nativity in 2020! This year it’s streaming on-line from now until January 3rd, 2021!

Looking for something fun and celebratory to do with your friends and family for the holiday season, well here it is!
 
Celebrating its 35th year, “Bending Towards the Light..A Jazz Nativity” is the traditional Christmas story told through the medium of jazz. Through its history of performances, a who’s who of legendary jazz artists including Tito Puente, Clark Terry, Lionel Hampton and so many more have been a part of it, playing the roles of the kings, shepherds and angels. Charles Kuralt first hosted it when it was initially introduced in 1985. It is a spiritually, uplifting and joyous event to share with family for the holidays.
 
Composed, produced and directed by Jazz singer, composer Anne Phillips in collaboration with the legendary Dave Brubeck, the Jazz Nativity is performed in full costume and is a wonderful combination of theater, jazz and opera.
 
As this year there will be no live performances of this holiday event, the Jazz Nativity will be coming to your home via a collection of videos made through the show’s 35 years of history. Click on the link here for tickets to this inspirational virtual show to enjoy with your family and friends as you travel through the past years of Jazz Nativity’s best performances! 
Click here to purchase your tickets at Eventbrite 
There are additional links on the Eventbrite ticket page to more exclusive conversations with the artists and behind the scenes people who have made every year of the Jazz Nativity possible.
Wishing you all a Happy & Healthy Holiday Season!

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Tina Trevino
Tina Trevino
Tina Trevino, Partner & Director of Community Relations for Latin Biz Today is President & CEO of Tocaya Design under which she does design consulting for major apparel companies as well as designs, manufactures and markets her women’s lifestyle brand, Tocaya. With 25 years of industry experience most recently as Design Director of KBL Group Intl. Ltd., she has managed large creative design teams. Trevino provides insight on upcoming fashion trends for each season collaborating with designers, merchants and product development teams to help develop brand appropriate apparel. She specializes in sweaters, knits and wovens. Having previously worked with private label brands for stores like Kohl’s, NY & Co, White House|Black Market, and Ann Taylor to name a few as well as brands like Lee jeans, Wendy Williams, Brooke Shields Timeless, Torn by Ronny Kobo, and Whitney Port, she has the ability to build brands from the design and merchandising process all the way through fitting, production, and marketing.

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