The Stars of Christmas played Broadway's August Wilson as "Home for the Holidays" for six weeks during the 2018 holiday season.
Broadways #1 Christmas Show
The "Stars of Christmas" brought together American Idol Winner Candice Glover, The Voice Winner Josh Kaufman, and America's Got Talent Winner Bianca Ryan; was hosted by The Bachelorette's Kaitlyn Bristowe; and featured YouTube sensations Peter Hollens and Evynne Hollens, as well as Jonathan Tessero's arrangements of more than 30 Christmas favorites played by a nine-piece rhythm and brass band. It played 53 performances over six weeks at Broadway's August Wilson Theatre and, ranked as one of the top ten best Christmas concerts in New York by Metro Magazine, was rated "Broadway's #1 Christmas Show" by Showstopper VIP. The New Yorker praised the show as a "victory lap" for competition show winners and his direction was praised as "excellent" by Black Tie Magazine who "enjoyed every minute of this enchanting show."