Sunday, November 19, 2023

Theater League to Stage Christmas Music at Two Churches in Clifton


The countdown to Sounds of the Season is on!  

Get your tickets soon!



WHEN: Saturday, Dec. 2, 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Grace Church, 45 Hazel St., Clifton

WHEN: Sunday, Dec. 3, 4 p.m.
WHERE:  Living Hope Presbyterian Church, 303 Maplewood Ave., Clifton.

TICKETS$45 in advance for adults, and $50 at the door. Tickets for children under 12 are priced at $20 in advance and $25 at the door.
Tickets may be reserved by phone (973-928-7668); online via the Theater League’s
 website; or regular mail—payment by check only.
The Theater League’s mailing address is: PO Box 4072, Clifton, NJ 07012.
Seating for the performances at both venues is on a first come, first serve basis (no advanced seating reservations).

Music will be performed by Dorothy Dobkowski, Mingo Long, Kim Mesiti, Jason Tamashausky, led by musical director and Clifton resident Jalmari Vanamo, who also serves as the vice president of the Theater League.

Local patrons will recognize the all-star vocal quartet, all of whom performed to rave reviews last August at the musical revue, A Toast to Broadway, which was held at the Clifton Arts Center. The ensemble is now affectionately known as The Jalm Experience as a tribute to the musical director.

Mark Peterson is the president of the Theater League of Clifton. Founded in 2005, the group is a non-profit organization dedicated to fostering an appreciation of the arts through theatrical performances, while providing quality entertainment for all ages. The Theater League welcomes volunteers in all aspects of performance and production.



The “Jalm Experience” ensemble will perform Christmas music at two churches in Clifton. Pictured (l to r) (front) Jalmari Vanamo, Dorothy Dobkowski, (back) Mingo Long, Jason Tamashausky and Kim Mesiti.