Skip to Content (Press Enter)

OVERVIEW

Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies weaves together nostalgia, music and merriment in the world premiere of this new seasonal classic. A holiday show for people of all ages and all faiths, Coney Island Christmas introduces us to Shirley Abramowitz, a young Jewish girl who (much to her immigrant parents' exasperation) is cast as Jesus in the school’s Christmas pageant. As Shirley, now much older, recounts the memorable story to her great-granddaughter, the play captures a timeless and universal tale of what it means to be an American during the holidays.

Performance Information

Runtime
85 minutes, no intermission.
Warnings

Appropriate for all audiences ages 6 and up. All patrons regardless of age must have a ticket.

Gil Cates Theater
View Seating Chart

News

Upcoming Shows