Fantasy, Theatre for Young Audiences, Christmas/Holiday
Time Period - Contemporary, Present Day
Settings Of Play - Street outside a bus terminal, represented by a bench, a trash can, and a simply created BOTTLE REDEMPTION machine.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
No intermission, Physical Comedy, Play w/ Music
Contemporary Costumes / Street Clothes, Fantasy Costumes
Mild Adult Themes
Adult, Senior, Pre-Teen (Age 11 - 13), Teen (Age 14 - 18)
High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Dinner Theatre, Professional Theatre, Senior Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Shoestring Budget, Large Stage, Blackbox / Second Stage /Fringe Groups, Church / Religious Groups
In the shadows of a Hell’s Kitchen bottle redemption center, a fired department store Santa meets a teenage runaway toting a shopping cart of empties and a cynical heart full of nightmare-shrouded sugar plum memories. But tonight, more than bottles may get redeemed.
Published in 4 X'MAS, a collection of Holiday one-acts.
“OVERWHELMINGLY LOVED BY OUR AUDIENCES! 4 X'MAS is a perfect balance between powerful, thought provoking drama and light-hearted comedy!” - Nick Charles and Julie Incorvina, Owners, Stage Door Repertory Theatre, Anaheim, CA
SANTA'S CLARA, as part of the 4 X'MAS collection of Holiday one-acts, first appeared in its entirety at the Jewel Box Stage of The Workshop Theatre, New York City, in December 2007.