Feature Story Monday, December 2, 2013
Sobs, Sniffles and Smiles
The Gift of Magi comes to the stage Dec 18-21
Released by Megan Mackenzie, Executive Artistic Director, Theatre Junkies Fine Arts
Sarah Stewart (L to R), Katrina Barson and Megan Ratansanapong star as Street Beggars in The Gift of Magi at the Chilliwack Cultural Centre. Below, Dylan Schroeder and Melissa Harris as Narrator & Narrators Sister.
better way to bring forth the Christmas spirit than with a visit to the
theatre for the timeless Christmas classic, The Gift of the Magi by
O. Henry, adapted by Anne Coulter Martens.
But as those familiar with the famous O. Henry story, are aware their dilemma is solved when both show love and compassion for one another with a heart-warming Christmas sacrifice that creates—at least for a magical moment—an aura of warmth and giving in the cold, impersonal winter city.
This story presents us with the true meaning of the holiday season.
The Gift of the Magi is a one-act production being
performed at the CEP Studio Theatre (45190 Caen Avenue,
Chilliwack) for the following performances:
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