Enjoy Chicago’s Provision Theater and Their 2014 holiday play, CHRISTMAS ON THE AIR

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If you live in the Chicago area, or will be traveling to during the holidays, and you’re looking to create a new holiday tradition, look no more! Provision Theater Company is launching their 11th holiday season with the Midwest premiere of CHRISTMAS ON THE AIR by Lucia Frangione. A popular hit from the Pacific Northwest and a new holiday classic for Chicago, the production will be directed by Provision’s Founding Artistic Director Timothy Gregory.


Gather around for Yolanda and Percival B. Frank’s annual Christmas radio show! As the live studio audience, you’ll enjoy the on-air magic and get a glimpse at the lessons being learned behind the scenes. Filled with classic Christmas music and stories, CHRISTMAS ON THE AIR is sure to warm your heart this holiday season!


The cast of CHRISTMAS ON THE AIR includes Tom McElroy as Percival, Laurie Empen as Yolanda, Patrick Tierney as Danny, Elizabeth Telford as Kitty, Veronica Garza as Sylvia, and Jordan Taylor as Stage Manager.


The production team includes Music Director Elliot Delman, Scenic Designer Carl Ulaazek, Lighting Designer Chazz Malott, Costume Designer Michelle Dassinger, Props Designer and Set Dresser Mary O’Dowd, and Production Stage Manager Dan Hanson.


CHRISTMAS ON THE AIR begins previews on November 26, with the opening performance on November 29. The show will run Fridays and Saturdays at 8:00 pm and Sundays at 3:00 pm through December 28 at Provision Theater, 1001 W. Roosevelt Rd., Chicago, IL, 60608.


Provision Theater ticket prices range from $10 to $32 and include free parking. Groups of 10 or more receive 10% off (adult tickets only). Subscriptions to Provision’s 2014-15 Season are also available.


Journey back in time to the days when radio was king with Chicago’s newest “must-see” holiday classic!


For tickets, call the box office at 312-455-0066 or visit provisiontheater.org. Appropriate for families; recommended for ages 8 and above. Great holiday gift idea for friends and family.


About Provision Theater Company
Provision Theater Company is a non-profit equity company devoted to producing works of hope, reconciliation and redemption; works that challenge us to explore a life of meaning and purpose. Provision Theater Company has celebrated numerous critically-acclaimed productions including JACOB, A CHRISTMAS MEMORY & THE THANKSGIVING VISITOR, RED LETTER JESUS, SPOON RIVER ANTHOLOGY, SHADOWLANDS, THE HIDING PLACE, COTTON PATCH GOSPEL, A CHRISTMAS CAROL, C.S. LEWIS ON STAGE, THE FOREIGNER, THE SPITFIRE GRILL, BEAST ON THE MOON, FISH EYES, SHAW VS. CHESTERTON: THE DEBATE, THE CHRISTMAS MIRACLE OF JONATHAN TOOMEY, BONHOEFFER’S COST, THE TIME OF YOUR LIFE, SANDERS FAMILY CHRISTMAS, GODSPELL, SMOKE ON THE MOUNTAIN, THE BOYS NEXT DOOR, and THE GOSPEL OF JOHN


Provision Theater Company
Mailing Address and Theater Location:
1001 W Roosevelt Rd
Chicago, IL 60608

Phone: (312) 455-0066
Email: info@provisiontheater.org

For specific inquiries contact Tim Gregory (Artistic Director): tgregory@provisiontheater.org

For more info on classes, camps, and theater for young audiences contactphummel@provisiontheater.org

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