Hilarious Retelling of the Christmas Story Kicks Off in West Chester

West Chester, PA - Uptown Knauer Performing Arts Center presents the gift of theatre and celebrates a major new beginning.  The West Chester performing arts organization kicks off its new regional theatre program with a smart, original and heartfelt retelling of the greatest story ever told.

Written by Tony Award-winning playwright and novelist William Gibson, The Butterfingers Angel, Mary & Joseph, Herod the Nut, & the Slaughter of 12 Hit Carols in a Pear Tree will launch Uptown’s entrance into the regional theatre scene and the holiday season. The show runs from November 30 to December 23, with previews on Wednesday, November 30, and Thursday, December 1, and opening night on Saturday, December 3, 2022.

Domenick Scudera directs this hilarious and joyful play that is perfect for a night on the town and family gatherings during the most wonderful time of year. The show is best enjoyed by audiences aged nine to ninety. Tickets are on sale now starting at $35, with discounts and savings available for families, seniors, students, and the military.

Discounts are also available for groups of ten or more. All performances are on the Roy A. Smith Mainstage at Uptown, at 226 N. High Street. For more about shows, subscriptions and other events, visit uptownwestchester.org.

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