YOUNGSTOWN — Grammy-nominated songwriter and pianist Jim Brickman is bringing “Comfort & Joy” to fans’ homes this holiday season, and the virtual performances will benefit theaters across the country.
A portion of each ticket purchased for Brickman's virtual event at 7 p.m. Tuesday will be donated to Stambaugh Auditorium, 1000 Fifth Ave.
Brickman will blend yuletide memories and holiday carols with his own hit songs, such as “The Gift,” “Sending You a Little Christmas,” “Angel Eyes” and “If You Believe.” The virtual concert experience will feature various packages, including interactive Zoom rooms and meet and greets. Tickets cost $40, $70 and $125 and can be purchased here.
The livestream performance also will feature special guest appearances by Five for Fighting, Kelli O’Hara, Megan Hilty, Luke McMaster and Shoshana Bean.
Brickman has sold 8 million albums worldwide, producing six gold and platinum albums and 33 top-20 singles. He has garnered two Grammy nominations, gospel music’s Dove Award, two SESAC Songwriter of the Year awards and the Canadian Country Music Award.