A Christmas Story
by Unity Theatre

Dec. 05 - Dec. 22, 2019



Humorist Jean Shepherd’s memoir of growing up in the mid-west in the 1940’s follows 9 year old Ralphie Parker in his quest to get a genuine Red Ryder BB gun under the tree for Christmas. Ralph pleads his case before his mother, his teacher, and even Santa Claus himself, at Higbee’s Department Store. The consistent response: “You’ll shoot your eye out!” All the elements from the beloved motion picture are here, including the family’s temperamental exploding furnace; Scut Farkas, the school bully; the boys’ experiment with a wet tongue on a cold lamppost; the Little Orphan Annie decoder pin; Ralphie’s father winning a lamp shaped like a woman’s leg in a net stocking; Ralphie’s fantasy scenarios and more.

A Comedy by Philip Grecian, based on the novel by Jean Shepherd

Playing December 5 – December 22, 2019
Directed by Tom Prior

Sponsored by Steve & Teresa James



A Christmas Story
by Phil Grecian
Unity Theatre

December 05 - December 22, 2019
Unity Theatre
300 Church Road
Brenham, TX, 77833

December 5 – December 22, 2019
3 weeks, 12 shows
Thursdays 7:30 pm
Fridays & Saturdays 8:00 pm
Sundays 4:00pm

Ticket Sales Dates
Annual Partner sales begin Nov 4
Circle Member sales begin Nov 11
Subscriber sales begin Nov 18
Public sales begin Nov 25

Tickets: $27
Students: $15
All unsold seats are $15,
15 minutes prior to the performance.

Preview Night—All seats $19
Thursday, December 5, 2019

Preview, Thursday, December 5, 2019
Immediately following our preview performance, stay in your seat for a brief talk-back with the cast and director of the show. We love to hear your feedback, answer your questions, and share the experience of creating the play with you.

Saturday, December 14, 2019
Arrive thirty minutes early for the show and come face-to-face with the director! A great opportunity to hear what goes on behind the scenes of the production, the director’s concept, and how they put it all together.

Box Office Phone: 979-830-8358
Mon-Fri 10am-2pm
Box Office email: Tickets@UnityBrenham.org