Merry Christmas Darling: Carpenters' Christmas

Long ago and oh so far away…the world fell in love with the Carpenters and their era-defining repertoire of songs.

Merry Christmas Darling: Carpenters' Christmas

is the new show celebrating the biggest hits of one of the most successful recording acts of all time, and a full complement of their classic Christmas repertoire. A natural off-shoot of the show, We’ve Only Just Begun: Carpenters Remembered that recently SOLD OUT their debut in Las Vegas, this act is guaranteed to put you the holiday spirit!

Karen and Richard sold over 100 million records for the most top ten singles in a row. They released two classic Christmas albums as well as two Christmas-themed television specials. Their Christmas albums still make “Best Holiday Album” lists every year.

The Show led by Michelle Berting Brett and accompanied by a live 7-piece band of versatile Nashville musicians directed by Harry Sharpe, Merry Christmas Darling: Carpenter’s Christmas, re-creates the original sound of Carpenter’s pop hits and Christmas repertoire complete with stories of their lives and musical career.

The Music The show is available in a two-act or 90 minute format and features holiday classics and pop music that include:

  • The Christmas Song
  • Do You Hear What I Hear
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas/Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
  • Jingle Bells
  • Merry Christmas Darling
  • Sleigh Ride
  • Goodbye to Love
  • Please Mr. Postman
  • Rainy Days and Mondays
  • Superstar
  • (They Long to Be) Close to You
  • Top of the World
  • We’ve Only Just Begun
  • Yesterday Once More

and many more!


(This show does not purport to be endorsed by Richard Carpener or estate of Karen Carpenter, nor by Frank Poolerm, lyricist of “Merry Christmas Darling”.)