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, 2017.
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.
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration is recommended for ages 12 and up. Children ages 5 and younger are never admitted.
A Civil War Christmas: An American Musical Celebration runs 2 hours, including one 15-minute intermission
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.