Saturday, December 23 - Tuesday, January 16
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Taproot Theatre Company presents
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration
by Paula Vogel
Music by Daryl Waters
Playing on the Jewell Mainstage
November 24 – December 30
It’s a bitterly cold Christmas Eve on the banks of the Potomac River where the lives of abolitionists, assassins, soldiers, enslaved and free are woven together in an American tapestry. In their darkest hour, when peace seems impossible, the promise of Christmas breaks through despair in this musical celebration of compassion and hope by Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel.
Faith Bennett Russell and Karen Lund direct, with musical direction by Edd Key. The cast features Maya Burton, Tré Calhoun, Elena Clipper, Marianna de Fazio, Robert Gallaher, Hazel Rose Gibson, Jalani Kee, Jon Lutyens, Evangeline OpongParry, Marianne Savell, Chris Shea, Tyler Trerise, Nick Watson and Dedra D. Woods.
Playing Wednesdays/Thursdays at 7:30pm, Fridays/Saturdays at 8pm, and Saturday Matinees at 2pm.
Taproot Theatre is located at 204 N 85th St in Seattle’s Greenwood neighborhood.
For tickets please call 206.781.9707 or visit www.taproottheatre.org.
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration runs 2 hours, including one 15-minute intermission
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration is recommended for ages 12 and up. Children ages 5 and younger are never admitted.
$15 - $50