Performances

Unless otherwise indicated, performances will occur in the main chapel.

7 Sat
All-day
Bellevue Nativity Family Day
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12:45 pm The Bateman Family
The Bateman Family
Dec 7 @ 12:45 pm – 1:15 pm
The Bateman Family @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
The Bateman Family has been singing Christmas carols together since our oldest was seven years old. She is now 24. Over the years the children have learned new instruments, their voices have changed, and some of them have left home. Through it all, we have kept singing and found more and more music that we[...]
1:15 pm A Christmas Prayer read by Nancy Perry
A Christmas Prayer read by Nancy Perry
Dec 7 @ 1:15 pm – 1:30 pm
A Christmas Prayer read by Nancy Perry @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Join us for a Christmas Storytime of the book A Christmas Prayer. Written by Rian Anderson and read by Nancy Perry. Let the kids come up front and listen.
1:30 pm The Currit Family
The Currit Family
Dec 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:00 pm
The Currit Family @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
The Currit family along with some friends are excited to share Christmas music that they love playing together. They will play the piano, saxophone and upright bass. Some favorites include O Come O Come Emmanuel on the bass and Carol of the Bells piano duet. There will be some jazz and some traditional Christmas songs.[...]
2:00 pm The Christmas Lizard read by Nancy Perry
The Christmas Lizard read by Nancy Perry
Dec 7 @ 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
The Christmas Lizard read by Nancy Perry @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Join us for a Christmas Storytime. Let the kids come up front and listen to The Christmas Lizard by Cory Edwards, read by one of our dear friends, Nancy Perry.
2:15 pm Crescendo
Crescendo
Dec 7 @ 2:15 pm – 2:45 pm
Crescendo @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Crescendo has been singing and performing together for years, presenting recitals and participating in concerts, festivals, and private events. Our group, composed of family and friends, enjoys performing a wide range of music, including Broadway musical; sacred; and classical pieces. Mostly, we just love making and enjoying music together! Some of our numbers will include: “Star of Bethlehem”,[...]
2:45 pm The Christmas Candle read by Steve Bean
The Christmas Candle read by Steve Bean
Dec 7 @ 2:45 pm – 3:00 pm
The Christmas Candle read by Steve Bean @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Join us for a tender Christmas Storytime tale by the beloved Richard Paul Evans. Let the kids come up front and listen to a Christmas story read by one of our dear friends, Steve Bean. Along with being a grandpa and former bishop, Steve is one of the Nativity organizers this year. He would love[...]
3:30 pm The Olson Family
The Olson Family
Dec 7 @ 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm
The Olson Family @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
This is the 3rd season that the Olson family will be participating in the performances at the Festival of the Nativities. We love making music together especially at Christmas time and our performance will include piano, cello, violin, guitar and vocal numbers. Originally only the oldest children have participated in the performance but this year[...]
4:00 pm Santa Mouse read by Anne Witten
Santa Mouse read by Anne Witten
Dec 7 @ 4:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Santa Mouse read by Anne Witten
Join us for a Christmas Storytime, especially for littles. Let the kids come up front and listen to the classic Christmas story, Santa Mouse. Written by Michael Brown, illustrated by Elfreida DeWitt, and read by one of our dear friends, Anne Witten, a former school and public librarian, preschool teacher, and grandmother extraordinaire.
4:20 pm Memories of the Manger read by Sierra Forstrom
Memories of the Manger read by Sierra Forstrom
Dec 7 @ 4:20 pm – 4:30 pm
Memories of the Manger read by Sierra Forstrom @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Join us for a Nativity Storytime. Let the kids come up front and listen to a Christmas story read by one of our dear friends, Sierra Forstrom. Memories of the Manger by Michelle Medlock Adams is a sweet story that your children will love.
4:30 pm The Crump Family
The Crump Family
Dec 7 @ 4:30 pm – 5:00 pm
The Crump Family @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Missy and Brayden have been playing the piano and singing together since they fell in love four years ago in Utah. Between the two of them, they share four decades worth of piano and vocal performance experience!  With a new little addition to their family, the Crump’s now enjoy arranging pieces from the LDS children’s[...]
5:00 pm The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey read by Sharla Dance
The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey read by Sharla Dance
Dec 7 @ 5:00 pm – 5:15 pm
The Christmas Miracle of Jonathan Toomey read by Sharla Dance @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Join us for an inspirational Christmas Storytime of The Christmas Miracle of Johnathan Toomey by Susan Wojciechowski and P.J. Lynch. Let the kids come up front and listen as this Christmas story is read by one of our dear friends, Sharla Dance.
5:15 pm Performance by Luke Bailey
Performance by Luke Bailey
Dec 7 @ 5:15 pm – 5:45 pm
Performance by Luke Bailey @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Luke Bailey lives in Kenmore with his wife and 4 children. He received his Master’s Degree in Business from the University of Washington and currently works for The Walt Disney Company. He loves outdoor adventures, water sports, playing the piano, and singing. He started playing the piano when he was 4 and attributes his love[...]
5:45 pm Performance by Melina Markland
Performance by Melina Markland
Dec 7 @ 5:45 pm – 6:15 pm
Performance by Melina Markland @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Melina is a classically trained soprano and pianist originally from Yakima, WA (where she was named Yakima’s Best Singer in 2006).  Having appeared in leading roles in her high school’s award-winning musical theatre program (Cosette in Les Misérables, etc.), she immediately went on to be musical director for five productions there, and at other local high schools upon graduation (Jekyll &[...]
6:15 pm A Big Band Christmas by Tim Schwarz
A Big Band Christmas by Tim Schwarz
Dec 7 @ 6:15 pm – 6:45 pm
A Big Band Christmas by Tim Schwarz
Go back in time with beloved Christmas favorites from the height of the swing era. We are so thrilled to share the Seattle premiere of Tim Schwarz, the crooner with a vocal blend of Harry Connick, Jr., Michael Buble, Frank Sinatra, Bing Crosby, and a little country. Tim is a San Antonio, Texas native and[...]
7:00 pm A Family Christmas Musical Review
A Family Christmas Musical Review
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
A Family Christmas Musical Review @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Come hear your favorite Christmas songs from the movies and Broadway! This musical review will have you singing along, tapping your toes, and definitely feeling the Christmas Spirit. Bring your kids, your neighbors, your friends, and don’t miss this show!
8:15 pm Lightly Salted Folk Band by The Manning Family
Lightly Salted Folk Band by The Manning Family
Dec 7 @ 8:15 pm – 9:00 pm
Lightly Salted Folk Band by The Manning Family @ Bellevue South Stake Center (Chapel) | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Lightly Salted performs songs you may have heard before, but in new ways you won’t forget. Using a variety of ethnic and traditional instruments (including ukulele, banjo, button accordion, toy piano, and more), this musical family fuses ancient and modern tradition as they explore the beauty of music. Fronted by the youngest, the group consists[...]