Chili Christmas

first_img “I didn’t know what I was going to see at the theater but it was a wonderful way to begin the Christmas season. I can’t explain what it meant, too. It was amazing.”Chris Rich, associate professor of Theater Design and Technology, said the combination of Hydock’s stories and Horton’s music was wonderful.“That combination was a different take on storytelling,” Rich said.“And, the way they involved the audience with the singing of the carols brought to the performance a real sense of community. The familiar carols and Christmas songs bind communities and borders.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day By Jaine Treadwell Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Latest Stories By The Penny Hoarder Chili Christmas You Might Like Feeding the soul The new Troy Nutrition Center opens its doors, welcomes seniors A dream that began four years ago was realized Thursday… read more Email the author Published 10:38 pm Thursday, December 6, 2012 Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Storyteller Delores Hydock and musician Bobby Horton captivated their audience during A Chili Country Christmas at the We Piddle Around Theater in Brundidge Thursday evening.Storytellers and a chili dinner warm hearts at Christmastime in BrundidgeThose who came to the We Piddle Around Theater Thursday night looking for Christmas found it. Or, maybe, it was as nationally acclaimed storyteller Dolores Hydock said, Christmas found them.Hydock and master musician, Bobby Horton, were in concert at the Brundidge folklife theater for A Chili Country Christmas and left the audience limp with laughter and struggling to hold back tears. “This is what Christmas is all about,” said Mary Ann Casey of Troy. “Sometimes we do go looking for Christmas and, instead, have it find us. Christmas found me tonight. I don’t know when I’ve laughed so much and been so moved. Transformed. I want to experience this again. It was that good. God has richly blessed these two people and they, in turn, richly blessed us.”For Pam Rhodes of Ozark, the Hydock-Horton Christmas show, “Jingle All the Way,” took her from where she was to where there were magical places created in story and song.“Oh, my goodness,” Rhodes said. “I left my seat. I was there with them. And what wonderful places to be. When Dorlores Hydock talked about her mother, it was with humor, but also with so much love and compassion. Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Rich said the Hydock-Horton storytelling concert was what Christmas should be.“It was a chance to slow down and do something together,” he said. “It was a gift. It was Christmas finding us.” Skip Sponsored Content Print Article Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Book Nook to reopen Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthBet You’re Pretty Curious About Jaden’s Net Worth Right About Now, HuhBradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more

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