Theater Spotlight: Scrooge returns for holiday run
The long-running holiday staple from Pittsburgh CLO is back again from Dec. 8 to 23 at the Byham Theater.
Broadway actor Patrick Page will reprise his role as Ebenezer Scrooge, and Tim Hartman is back as Mr. Fezziwig/Ghost of Christmas Present.
This year, CLO is partnering with Beverly’s Birthdays to host a toy drive throughout all performances. Items needed are: new baby/preschool educational toys, coloring books, crayons, teen gifts such as makeup sets and deodorant packs, superhero toys, toy cars, sporting goods, Barbies and baby dolls. Favorites include: Paw Patrol, Legos, Mickey & Minnie Mouse, Shopkins and Disney princesses.
“A Musical Christmas Carol,” Dec. 8-23, Byham Theater, Pittsburgh. Tickes are $16.75-$60.75 and half price for kids 3 to 14. 412-456-6666 or pittsburghclo.org
“ ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas”: Dec. 8-9. Presented by Greensburg Civic Theatre, Greensburg Garden & Civic Center. $11, $9 in advance. gctheatre.org
Theatre Factory’s “A Christmas Story”: Dec. 7-17, Trafford. $20, $18 senior and students, $15 on Thursdays. 412-374-9200 or thetheatrefactory.org
Stage Right’s “A Christmas Story”: Dec. 8-10, Lamp Theatre, Irwin. $15-$20. 724-367-4000 or lamptheatre.org
Pict Classic Theatre’s Oscar Wilde weekend: “In the Company of Oscar Wilde,” Dec. 7-10, $39, $36 for seniors, $20 for students, $13 for 18 and under; “The Trial of Oscar Wilde,” 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10, $50; “Oscar Wilde Fairy Tales,” 2 p.m. Dec. 9, $10. All at Frick Art Museum Point Breeze. picttheatre.org