James J. Hill House Christmas Stories
Date: Sunday 15 December 2013
Time: 6:00 pm–7:00 pm
Location: James J. Hill House
Costumed actors bring 19th-century Christmas literature to life with warmth and humor in this reader’s theater performance of holiday stories, including works by Mark Twain, Willa Cather, O. Henry’s “Gift of the Magi” and selections from Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.” The performers, Craig Johnson and Kirby Bennett, will discuss the development of popular Christmas traditions, including Christmas literature during the 19th century. Admission to the one-hour program includes light refreshments and tours of the Hill House, decorated for the holidays.
Please arrive at 5:45 pm so we can enter as a group.
Registration closes Sunday, December 1.