posted on December 19, 2013 15:06
The University of Mobile’s 11th annual Christmas Spectacular will air as an hour-long special on several local television stations, cable and satellite channels this Christmas season. Mobile’s WALA Fox 10 TV will feature the special at 7 a.m. Christmas morning, Dec. 25.
The show will air multiple ties on WHBR, Pensacola Channel 33 on Dec. 21 at 6 p.m., Dec. 24 at 6:30 p.m. and Dec. 25 at 5 p.m.
Sherwood Baptist Church in Albany, GA, will televise the special during Christmas week at various times on the Sherwood Channel, Mediacom 15 or 82-3. Additional satellite channels are showing the special, and the ensemble Voices of Mobile was featured at the Pentagon Christmas Concert which was aired internationally.
DVDs of the entire performance may be ordered online at www.umobile.edu/christmasspectacular. DVDs are $25 each plush shipping and handling.
Christmas Spectacular 2013 was performed at Dauphin Way Baptist Church in Mobile. The annual event is a celebration of Christmas that includes more than 200 singers from the UMobile School of Music and School of Worship Leadership and an orchestra of 100 musicians, including students and professionals from the Mobile Symphony Orchestra. Presentations of traditional and contemporary sacred and secular Christmas music are the focus of the program.
UMobile’s collection of several Christmas Spectacular 2013 videos has gathered nearly 10,000 views thus far on the university’s YouTube channel at youtube.com/universityofmobile. Songs from the 2012 Christmas Spectacular posted at the site have collected more than 133,000 views.
The University of Mobile is a Christian university located in Mobile, Ala., on an 880-acre campus near Gulf Coast beaches. More than 1,600 students are enrolled over 40 undergraduate and graduate programs in the College of Arts and Sciences, College of Christian Leadership, School of Business, School of Christian Ministries, School of Education, School of Nursing, School of Worship Leadership, Center for Performing Arts/School of Music and Center for Adult Programs.
For more information about the University of Mobile, visit the website at www.umobile.edu or call Enrollment Services at 1.800.WIN.RAMS or 251.442.2222.