When the Animals Took Christmas (Don't Worry, They Give it Back)

11/29/19 - 12/22/19

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday

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The Franklinton Playhouse

566 W. Rich St., Columbus, OH 43215

(614) 723-9116

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Red Herring Productions is proud to present the world premiere of Steve Emerson's musical comedy "When the Animals Took Christmas (Don't Worry, They Give it Back)."

This production will run from November 29, 2019 until December 22, 2019. The show begins at 8:00 PM Thursdays through Saturdays and 2:00 PM on Sundays. The doors open an hour before curtain. Parking is available in the lot across from the theatre as well as on the street. 

Tickets are available at redherring.info and are $25.00 each, or you may take advantage of our "Pay What You Can" option at the door and pay a price that is more comfortable. 

"When the Animals Took Christmas" is the story of how the animal kingdom strikes back in this delightfully cheeky Christmas musical for the whole family. Pop culture, politics, Broadway, and literature all gets a send up in this original musical theatre experience. Created by Steve Emerson and The Meowhatten Project, 4-time winners of The Columbus Improv Wars and produced by Red Herring Productions, this clever holiday musical will have you laughing into the New Year! 

Directors - Steve Emerson and Mark Hale, Jr.