The Santaland Diaries

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December 2 — 27
In the Ellyn Bye Studio

Previews are Dec. 2 & 3 | Opening night Dec. 4
By David Sedaris
Adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello
Directed by Wendy Knox

Based on the true chronicles of David Sedaris’ experience as Crumpet the Elf in Macy’s Santaland display, this cult classic riffs on a few of Sedaris’ truly odd encounters with his fellow man during the height of the holiday crunch.

Run Time:
Approximately 75 minutes; no intermission.

General Performance Times:
Evenings: Tuesday - Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
Matinees: Saturday and Sundays at 2 p.m.
Special showing: Thursday, Dec. 24 at 2 p.m.
View the season calendar.

Who’s Who:
View the cast and creative team bios.

Playbill:
Explore the Playbill.

Note:
The Santaland Diaries is recommended for ages 14+; contains mature content and language, and the secret of Santa is exposed. Children under 6 are not permitted at any PCS production. There is no late seating or re-entry in the Ellyn Bye Studio.

Performance Times

Evenings: Tuesday - Sunday at 7:30 p.m.
Matinees: Saturday and Sundays at 2 p.m.,
Thursdays at noon

Note: These are general performance times. Certain productions may have exceptions. View the season calendar for more information.

This show's run time will be posted below the synopsis at left near the date of the first performance.

Production News & Reviews

Reviews of "The Santaland Diaries"

Posted 17 November 2015

A Holiday Must-See"If you aren’t familiar with David Sedaris’ work, then The Santaland Diaries is a perfect introduction to his humorous work. And if you are a fan of David Sedaris’ work, then you know this is a must-see cult classic for the holiday season ... While Sedaris’ writing is nothing short of genius, Pierce’s delivery of Sedaris’ story... More

Social Hours with Portland’s Funniest People

Posted 30 November 2015

Alex Falcone, Amy Miller and Bri Pruett host the December Social Hours at PCS. Enjoy complimentary nibbles and your first glass of beer or wine is on us!

Give Back to Local Youth with the p:ear Giving Tree

Posted 24 November 2015

Every winter, our youth are looking for basic needs such as socks, backpacks, bus tickets, gift cards, art supplies and other items that are around $25. The Giving Tree helps us supply our youth with the things they need throughout the year.

PCS is thrilled to host its annual Giving Tree for p:ear, a fantastic local organization whose mission is... More

Twist Your Giving: A PCS Holiday Bazaar

Posted 23 November 2015

Meet some of the local vendors and musicians that will be presenting their talents and wares at our Holiday Bazaar on Sun, Dec 13 from 12 to 5 p.m.

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