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A Queer Christmas Carol

The Hum'n'bards Theater Troupe is thrilled to be partnering with the brand-new performance venue The Painted Mug Cafe to bring you A Queer Christmas Carol, a retelling of the classic ghost story by Charles Dickens...but this time, every character is gay.

On Christmas Eve, notorious miser Ebenezer Scrooge is visited by three spirits who vow to make him see the error of his ways. Can Scrooge overcome his greed to become a good person? Is that the REAL problem here?

A Queer Christmas Carol will be presented in-person December 17th-19th, and digitally December 20th-31st.

Additional Details:

This show will be presented in-person and digitally. The in-person performances will take place at The Painted Mug Cafe in South Philadelphia from December 17th-19th. All in-person attendees must be fully vaccinated and masked. Proof of vaccination will be checked at the door. A digital stream of the show will be available online between December 20th-31st. Anyone purchasing tickets for the digital stream will receive instructions on how to access it.

Accessibility: In-person: The venue has two steps and a lip on the door, and is not currently fully ADA-accessible. Digital: The digital stream will have closed captioning.

Tickets are Pay What You Can.

Written By

CJ Higgins
Quinton J. Alexander

Directed by

CJ Higgins

Estimated Run Time

90 minutes
Dec 17 - Dec 31, 2021
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The Painted Mug Cafe
1527 Jackson Street
Philadelphia, PA 19145
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