4 Plays to Catch in Flint & Genesee this Week

curtainsLooking for an entertaining way to spend your weekend? Here are four plays to catch in Flint & Genesee this week!

A Fairy Tale Christmas Carol with the Clio Cast & Crew (Dec. 9-13)

In this adaptation of Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol,” Jacob Midas, who could turn anything to gold warns his old business partner, the Big Bad Wolf, that he’ll be visited by The Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future. Performances at Theatre 57, 2220 W. Vienna Road, Clio, begin at 7:30 p.m.Wednesday-Friday; 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m Saturday; and 2:30 p.m. Sunday.

It’s a Wonderful Life at the Whiting (Dec. 10)

This adaptation of Frank Capra’s holiday classic is portrayed as a live radio broadcast. In this version, it’s Christmas Eve in 1945, and only a handful of WVL Radio’s actors have braved the blizzard to perform the evening’s broadcast. (Tickets are no longer available; Call the box office at (810) 237-7333 to inquire about the wait list.)

Black Nativity at the New McCree Theatre (Dec. 10-12)

This spectacular special recalls the birth of Jesus the Christ, the transformation of His special day of joy and selfless giving into a commercial enterprise, and the call to return to the Season’s true meaning, all told in song, dance and powerful testimony. Performances begin at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, and 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday.

The Wizard of Oz at the Flint Youth Theatre (Dec. 11-13)

Follow Dorothy on her trip to Oz and back and learn along with her that there truly is “no place like home.”  Recommended for ages 6 and up. Performances begin at  7 p.m. Friday; 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; and 2 p.m. Sunday.

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