A Christmas Story
By Philip Grecian, based on the motion picture A Christmas Story

November 25 & 26 at 7:30 PM
November 27 at 2:00 PM
December 2 & 3 at 7:30 PM
December 4 at 2:00 PM

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Director: Frank McClain

Synopsis: Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the Midwest in the 1940s follows 9-year-old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralphie pleads his case before his mother, his teacher and even Santa Claus himself, at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out!” All the elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more. A Christmas Story is destined to become a theatrical holiday perennial.

Cast:
Ralph as an adult                                 Joe Blodgett
Ralphie Parker                                      Evan Arnz
The Old Man (Ralphie’s Father) Danny Fairchild
Mother (Ralphie’s Mother)           Shanda Munson
Randy (Ralphie’s Brother)             Julien Derks
Miss Shields                                           Ruth Deutmeyer
Flick                                                           Jaydin Brookins
Schwartz                                                 Gabriel Green
Scut Farkas                                            Ben Heiberger
Esther Jane Alberry                         Bell McGovern
Helen Weathers                                 Anna Kluesner
Ralphie’s Classmate                         Nick Watters (Desperado 1)
Ralphie’s Classmate                         Jack Kuehn (Desperado 1)
Ralphie’s Classmate                         Katelyn Danielson
Ralphie’s Classmate                         Franny Heiberger
Ralphie’s Classmate                         Mira Brock
Cowboy/Neighbor                            Stephen Green
Tree Lot Owner/Delivery Man    Terry McGovern

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