• Candlelight: Holiday Special featuring “The Nutcracker” and More at Church of the Heavenly Rest
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Candlelight: Holiday Special featuring “The Nutcracker” and More at Church of the Heavenly Rest


Candlelight concerts bring the magic of a live, multi-sensory musical experience to awe-inspiring locations like never seen before in New York City. Get your tickets now to discover Holiday inspired music at Church of the Heavenly Rest under the gentle glow of candlelight.

General Info
📍 Venue: Church of the Heavenly Rest
📅 Dates and times: December 16 at 6:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. (select during purchase)
⏳ Duration: 65 minutes (doors open 45 mins prior to the start time and late entry is not permitted)
👤 Age requirement: 8 years old or older. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult
♿ Accessibility: this venue is ADA compliant
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🪑 Seating is assigned on a first come first served basis in each zone
🕯️ If you would like to book a private concert (min 40+ people), please click here
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  • Holiday Medley – Various
    • Hark the Herald Angels Sing
    • The First Noël
    • Deck the Halls

  • O Holy Night – Adolphe Adam
  • The Snow is Dancing – Claude Debussy

  • The Seasons, Op. 37a: – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
    • I. January. "By the Hearth"
    • XII. December. "Christmas"

  • The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8 No. 4 RV 297: "Winter" – Vivaldi
  • The Skaters’ Waltz, Op. 183 (Les Patineurs) – Émile Waldteufel
  • Greensleeves (What Child is This) – Traditional

  • Holiday Medley
    • Joy to the World
    • Angels We Have Heard on High
    • Away in a Manger

  • The Nutcracker, Op. 71 – Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
    • Miniature Overture
    • Act I, Scene II: No. 2, "March"
    • Act II: No. 12d, Divertissement. "Trepak, Russian Dance"
    • Act II: No. 13, "Waltz of the Flowers"
    • Act II: No. 14c, Pas de Deux. Variation II, "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy"


  • Highline String Quartet

User reviews

based on 127 reviews
  • Great atmosphere
  • Very talented musicians! We had a very nice time.
  • Absolutely beautiful. I had goosebumps most of the show. Going to another one in February 23!
  • Wonderful experience! We really enjoyed the performance
  • Such a lovely experience! I booked this as a romantic way to celebrate the holidays with my husband. The venue is lovely church with lots of marble & high ceilings which is great for acoustics. Tons of candles everywhere and the Highline String Quartet was superb. It exceeded all expectations! It is a MUST!
  • Very moving...transported me away from my work stresses!
  • It was wonderful 😊
  • A truly beautiful experience!
  • The most amazing concert and string players! Amazing performance!
  • Breathtakingly beautiful performance!
  • Really talented musicians, my friends and I very much enjoyed the performance
  • Amazing time
  • Very good!
  • Beautiful concert
  • Absolutely amazing experience- a must do!

Getting there

Church of the Heavenly Rest

1085 5th Avenue, New York, 10128

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16 Dec
6:30 PM
9:00 PM
Zone C for $35.00
Zone B for $50.00
Zone A for $65.00
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Get a full refund when you cancel up to 48 hours before the start time. No questions asked!