Cardston High School Drama Presents
Written by Norman C. Ahern Jr. and Yvone Ahern
John Dale hasn’t enjoyed a ’real Christmas’ for years. So, on the spur of the moment, he decides to ’rent’ a Christmas from Anne Weston, who owns the local rent shop. Anne is at first flustered with the requirements: a tree with presents, Christmas carols and also a wife and five children. Anne feels she has solved the problem of a Christmas family by calling the actors’ guild. But the young actors come down with the measles so she turns to the local orphanage. When the guild can’t locate a ’mother,’ Anne steps in to play the role herself. Based on the short story by J. Lillian Vandervere, the story of how John Dale’s rented Christmas turns into a new life for all concerned makes this a warm story for the holiday season.
Showtimes: Dec 14th, 15th, and 16th
C.H.S. Drama Room and Gathering Area
Tickets are $5.00/Person, or $2.50 with donation of a non-perishable food item.
Doors Open at 6:30 p.m. – Performance at 7:00 p.m.
Produced by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service, Inc. Englewood, CO