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‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

'Twas the Night Before Christmas

Nov 9 & 16 @ 7:30pm, Nov. 10 & 17 @ 11:00am & Nov 10, 17, 11, & 18 @ 2:00pm

Join the Griffin Theatre in this Special Gift to our community–for ONLY a $2 donation!

It’s four days before Christmas, and the New York Evening Post needs a holiday feature story. President James Monroe is counting on reading it to his family on Christmas Day. But writer Clement Moore has writer’s block. Besides that, he must work at home amongst his five children who are, needless to say, very anxious for St. Nicholas to arrive. Clement’s frustration mounts—then the magic begins. The sounds of bells, moving toys and visions of Sugar Plum Fairies all conspire to help Clement, as the events from the classic poem come to life. Interwoven with carolers, a song to St. Nicholas, dancing fairies and much more, including, of course, a visit from the old elf himself, this delightful musical concludes with the complete original poem set to exquisite music.

Running Time:  60 minutes

Dates and Times:  Nov 9 and 16 at 7:30pm, Nov. 10 and 17 at 11:00am and 2:00pm and Nov 17 and 18 at 3:30pm

Cost:  All seats are available for a donation of $2