A Little House Christmas

nov 3 - nov 26, 2017
Adapted for the stage by James DeVita
Theatre:
Kate Goldman Children's Theatre

Ma, Pa, Mary, and Laura Ingalls gather the whole family together at their home to celebrate the holidays. When a natural disaster strikes, it seems like Santa won’t be able to make it! But Christmas is a time for miracles, and Laura and Mary are determined to help ensure Ma and Pa don’t have a gift-less holiday. Based on the Little House series of books by Laura Ingalls Wilder, A Little House Christmas is a perfect way for families to kick off the holiday season.

Sponsored by:

Mary
Josie Talley
Laura
Isabelle Baker
Ma
Jenna Darsee
Mrs. Oleson
Elysa Koss
Nellie
Caroline Holmes
Nick
Will Bower
Peter
Sean Nelsen
Pa
Oliver Thrun
Mr. Edwards
Shawn Baker
Uncle George
Michael Howland

Des Moines Community Playhouse Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Kill Date: Nov. 26, 2017
Subject: Des Moines Community Playhouse Presents “A Little House Christmas” Contact: Lee Ann Bakros, Playhouse Public Relations Director, 515-974-5358

The Des Moines Community Playhouse presents “A Little House Christmas,” Nov. 3-26, 2017. Tickets may be purchased online at dmplayhouse.com, by phone at 515-277-6261, or at the Playhouse ticket office, 831 42nd St. “A Little House Christmas” is sponsored by Nationwide.

Ma (Jenna Darsee), Pa (Oliver Thrun), Mary (Josie Talley), and Laura (Isabelle Baker) Ingalls gather the whole family together at their home to celebrate the holidays. When a natural disaster strikes, it seems like Santa won’t be able to make it! But Christmas is a time for miracles, and Laura and Mary are determined to help ensure Ma and Pa don’t have a gift-less holiday. Based on the Little House series of books by Laura Ingalls Wilder, “A Little House Christmas” is a perfect way for families to kick off the holiday season.

Directed by Melissa M. Kellar, the cast includes Shawn Baker, Will Bower, Caroline Holmes, Michael Howland, Elysa Koss, and Sean Nelsen.

The Playhouse is one of the oldest and largest community theatres in the US. Located at the 42nd Street exit of I-235, the theatre has presented a full season of shows since 1919 and also offers a wide variety of educational experiences including classes for ages 4 to adult, theatre trips to New York, and volunteer opportunities onstage and backstage.

For more information about the Playhouse and “A Little House Christmas,” contact the Playhouse ticket office at 515-277-6261.

“A Little House Christmas” Performances: Nov. 3-26, 2017
7:00 PM Fridays
1:00 PM & 4:00 PM Saturdays-Sundays

“A Little House Christmas” Tickets
Ticket prices start at $18
To purchase tickets:
dmplayhouse.com
515-277-6261
Des Moines Community Playhouse Ticket Office, 831 42nd St., Des Moines, IA 50312

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(Left to right) Isabelle Baker is Laura, Oliver Thrun is Pa, Jenna Darsee is Ma, and Josie Talley is Mary in A Little House Christmas, Nov. 3-26, 2017, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.

(Left to right) Jenna Darsee is Ma, Josie Talley is Mary, Oliver Thrun is Pa, andIsabelle Baker is Laura, in A Little House Christmas, Nov. 3-26, 2017 at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.

Josie Talley is Mary and Isabelle Baker is Laura in A Little House Christmas, Nov. 3-26, 2017, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Brent Isenberger.

(Left to right)Josie Talley is Mary, Isabelle Baker is Laura, Oliver Thrun is Pa, and Jenna Darsee is Ma in A Little House Christmas, Nov. 3-26, 2017, at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.

(Left to right) Jenna Darsee is Ma, Josie Talley is Mary, Oliver Thrun is Pa, andIsabelle Baker is Laura, in A Little House Christmas, Nov. 3-26, 2017 at the Des Moines Community Playhouse. Photo by Steve Gibbons.