Performing Arts Center Welcomes 35th Anniversary Tour of Mannheim Steamroller

Chip Davis, founder and creator of Mannheim Steamroller, will celebrate the 35th Anniversary of his annual Christmas concert tour, making it the longest running consecutive concert tour in the entertainment industry, with two performances at the Performing Arts Center at Kent State University at Tuscarawas on December 18 at 4 p.m. and 8 p.m.


Do you remember the first time you heard “Mannheim Steamroller Christmas”?  Join the celebration as Mannheim Steamroller makes history again - Celebrating 35 years of holiday magic as they bring their annual holiday tour to fans throughout the country. Experience the performance of the #1 Christmas music artist in history and for the first time ever, hear the entire album that started it all, LIVE – "Mannheim Steamroller Christmas!"


“Mannheim Steamroller has become something of a tradition at the Performing Arts Center,” says David Mitchell, general manager. “We’re thrilled that their 35th anniversary coincides with our 10th season as we continue our tradition of providing exceptional entertainment to the region.”


Mannheim Steamroller has sold more than 40 million albums, 29 million in the Christmas genre.  Their holiday CD’s have become synonymous with Christmas and occupy top positions on Billboard’s Seasonal Chart every year. 


This year’s show will feature all of your favorite original classic Christmas hits from the first Mannheim Steamroller Christmas album, along with multimedia effects in an intimate setting.  Davis will direct and co-produce Tour performances with MagicSpace Entertainment.


Tickets for Mannheim Steamroller start at $48 and are on sale now at the Performing Arts Center box office, 330.308.6400 or online at The box office is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


The Performing Arts Center’s 2019 – 2020 Season is sponsored by Michael Taylor Insurance and Financial Incorporated, an Allstate Agency.


Free parking is available for all shows. Kent State Tuscarawas is located at 330 University Dr. N.E. in New Philadelphia.

POSTED: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 9:11am
UPDATED: Wednesday, November 20, 2019 - 9:18am