More About the Piece:

“This is a tale that we want to believe in, that creates a world we seem to desperately desire, free of the blatant commercialism that surrounds us, where love and decency and generosity of spirit are their own rewards. What we want Christmas to be all about, really.”

So writes the Santa Cruz Sentinel of this most heartwarming holiday story. By chance, Kris Kringle, an old man in a retirement home, gets a job working as Santa for Macy’s. Kris unleashes waves of good will with Macy’s customers and the commercial world of New York City by referring parents to other stores to find exactly the toy their child has asked for. Seen as deluded and dangerous by Macy’s vocational counselor, who plots to have Kris shanghaied to Bellevue Psychiatric Hospital, Kris ends up in a court competency hearing. Especially at stake is one little girl’s belief in Santa. In a dramatic decision, the court confirms Kris as the true Santa, allowing Susan and countless other children to experience the joy of childhood fantasy.

Performance Dates:

Friday, December 9
Saturday, December 10
Sunday, December 11
Tuesday, December 13
Wednesday, December 14
Thursday, December 15
Friday, December 16
Saturday, December 17
Sunday, December 18

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The Details:

December 09, 2016

December 18, 2016

Brittany Rogers Bourque

Production Staff:
Reggie Pontiff Nelson Bertinot

Judge Bethancourt Bud Barnes Brittany Pellegrin Elle Johnson Davey Lusco LaSonya Abrams-Diggs Lisa Rogers Alanna Chauvin Michael Cardenas Jon Reeves Cheri Andrepont Vancena Cardinale Ja Reeves Charles Calloway Cassandra Naranjo Made Cardinale Chloe Cardinale Alexandra Cardinale Isabella Chauvin Isabella Graham Ella Louviere-Callais Isaiah Naranjo Victoria Naranjo Claire Cazayoux Mackenzie McCorkel Vanessa Naranjo Nicole Graham Gabrielle McCorkel Kelley T. Rodrigue Rhonda Lusco Paige Gros