- Our Christmas Music:
Listen to Michael play We Three Kings, Michael
The Magi, Michael Smith theme song.
Listen to Jamie sing I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
Tues Dec 13 Michael Smith & Jamie O’Reilly performed for WFMT Fine Arts Radio, 60th Anniversary! 98.7 FM, Live on radio from the Chicago Cultural Center.
Hear Jamie interviewed 12/11 – by WGN’s Rick Kogan
SUNDAY, DEC 18, 2 PM
THE JAMIE O’REILLY CHRISTMAS SHOW
“A veritable Christmas basket overflowing with musical treats”
A cherished holiday tradition comes to SPACE
O. Henry’s beloved The Gift of the Magi
Music by Michael Smith. Narrated by Rick Kogan
Sunday, Dec 18
1245 Chicago Ave, Evanston
Tickets $15 – $25
(PH) 847. 492-8860
Jamie O’Reilly and Michael Smith bring their annual Christmas offering The Gift of
the Magi to Evanston SPACE Sunday, December 18 at 2 PM. O. Henry’s beloved
story will be narrated by WGN Radio Host Rick Kogan, accompanied by Smith’s original songs: Americana-style waltzes, fox trots, a soft shoe, gypsy melodies, love duets, and gorgeous instrumentals.
Favorite carols will be performed by a fine musical ensemble led by Smith on guitar, with Peter Swenson: guitar, Bob Weber: cello, June Shellene: piano, Lily Floeter: flute and Al Ehrich: bass.
Vocals are performed by O’Reilly and Smith, and also feature Nia O’Reilly-Amandes and Patrick Cannon (as “Jim” and “Della”).
For tickets call (PH) 847. 492-8860 or buy ahead at evanstonspace.com