Miracle on 34th Street

Sunday, Dec 13, 2020 at 2:00pm

Des Moines Community Playhouse
831 42nd Street
Des Moines, IA 50312

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Enter a 1940s radio studio where a radio host, sound effects artists, and a star-studded acting company bring the holiday classic, Miracle on 34th Street, to life. Young Susan Walker has been raised by her well-meaning mother, Doris, not to believe in Santa Claus. Then she meets Kris Kringle, the man hired to play Santa at Macy’s department store. When a jealous Macy’s employee frames Kris for an assault, attorney Fred Gailey must prove to Doris, Susan, and a court of law that Kris IS the real Santa. Perfect for the whole family!

For those not yet ready to come into the theatre:

The Playhouse will provide a livestream from opening night, Friday, Dec. 4, 2020.

Opening night will be recorded and available for on-demand viewing, Dec. 7-20, 2020.

Run Time:

100 minutes; performed without intermission

Location: John Viars Theatre

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