Limited run theatrical events during the holiday season:
“A Taste of Honey”
Tacoma Little Theatre, 210 N. I St., Tacoma
Thurs., Dec. 7, 7:30 p.m.
An Off the Shelf staged reading: Written by Shelagh Delaney when she was 19, “A Taste of Honey” is one of the great defining and taboo-breaking plays of the 1950s. Starring two of Tacoma’s finest actors: Cassie Jo Fastabend and Sharry O’Hare. The performance is directed by Sara Freeman. Free for TLT members, $10 non-members.
“The Grinch Who Stole
Musical Theater, Morgan Family YMCA, 1002 S. Pearl St.,
Dec. 15, 7 p.m
Dec. 16, 5 p.m.
The YMCA’s Musical Theater Class is performing “The Grinch Who Stole Christmas” by Dr. Seuss. These performances are open to YMCA members and non-members, and tickets are just $2 and are on sale at the Morgan Family YMCA Membership Desk.
“The Best Christmas
Tacoma Musical Playhouse, 7116 Sixth Ave., Tacoma
Dec. 16, 11 a.m.
Dec. 17, 6 p.m.
Dec.22, 7 p.m.
Dec. 23, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Dec. 24, 2 p.m.
In this hilarious Christmas classic, a couple struggling to put on a church Christmas pageant is faced with casting the Herdman kids, probably the most inventively awful kids in history. You won’t believe the mayhem — and the fun — when the Herdmans collide with the Christmas story head on. This delightful comedy is adapted from the best-selling young adult book, and has become a holiday staple. Features a few favorite Christmas carols, and a lot of laughs. All tickets: $10 reserved seating