OSWEGO – The Oswego Children’s Theater’s holiday production of Barbara Robinson’s “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” is set to open November 29 for a four-day run.
The show tells the tale of when the rough and tumble Herdman family invade the annual church Christmas pageant and hear the real story of Christmas for the first time.
The show features a large cast of area actors, including the husband wife team of Brad and Gina Wentworth along with daughter, Amelia.
The Wentworths have returned to theater after several years pursing education and career goals and raising a family.
Gina Wentworth has been involved Children’s Theater since its founding in 2002.
She has a degree in vocal music from Oswego State University.
Brad was also involved with music and theater at Oswego High School.
“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” features a bright funny story and a relatively short run time that is sure to please children of all ages.
It is directed by Lyndsie Lee Jones and Kelly Mosher.
Richard Mosher will design and build the set, Ken Jones will design the sound and Wayne Mosher will act as stage manager.
The show is presented by special arrangement with Samuel French Inc.
“The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” will be presented November 29, 30 and December 1 at 7:30 p.m. with a special matinee performance on December 2 at 2 p.m.
All performances will be at the First Congregational Church of New Haven located on NYS Route 104 East in the town of New Haven.
Tickets are $10 for adults and $5 for seniors and children.
For reservations and information, call 315 342 5265.