‘A Very Electric Christmas’ brings warm, dazzling holiday spectacular to Potter Center

November 9, 2021

Enjoy a holiday light show like no other when Jackson College’s Potter Center welcomes Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas, coming Sunday, Nov. 21 at 3 p.m. to the Harold Sheffer Music Hall.

Follow the story of a young bird named Max and his family as they begin their journey south for the winter. When Max gets blown off course and ends up at the North Pole … his adventure begins! Dancing toy soldiers, caroling worms and performing poinsettias light up the stage in Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas. Audiences of all ages will treasure this magical and captivating tale of family, friendship and hope set to timeless holiday hits, including Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey and Tchaikovsky.

Lightwire Theater burst to national acclaim after appearing as semi-finalists on “America’s Got Talent,” and winning the top honors of TRU TV’s “Fake Off.” It has gone on to enthrall audiences worldwide with a unique combination of skills and grace as told through the technological innovations of moving light characters. People of all ages will be captivated by the dazzling visuals and unique menagerie of characters that magically appear out of the darkness. Combing the arts of puppetry, theater and dance with the music of timeless holiday hits, this magical and captivating tale of family, friendship and hope creates a truly one-of-a-kind, inspired and exhilarating holiday experience that will be a treasured memory for years to come.

Brighten your holidays this season with Lightwire Theater’s A Very Electric Christmas. Tickets are $32, $30, $20, and children 12 & under are $10 with purchase of one adult/full-price ticket (10 percent off Buyer’s Choice discount does not apply to $10 tickets). To purchase tickets, visit jccmi.edu/pottercenter, or call 517.796.8600 on weekdays.