Lake County, Illinois, CVB - - "A Christmas Story" at PM&L Theatre

"A Christmas Story" at PM&L Theatre

Friday, December 2, 2022 - Sunday, December 18, 2022 at Weekends: 8 p.m. or 2:30 p.m.

PM&L Theatre
877 Main Street
Antioch, IL 60002
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Humorist Jean Shepherd's memoir of growing up in the midwest in the 1940s follows nine-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.

Produced by special arrangement with THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois.

Miscellaneous Information
$12-$20

Admission Cost

For more information, call 847.395.3055 pmltheatre@gmail.com

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