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The Santaland Diaries

Santaland 750X414
November 26 – December 24, 2016
In the Ellyn Bye Studio

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 70 minutes; no intermission.

Who’s Who:
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Playbill:
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Note:
Recommended for ages 14 and up. Contains mature content and language, and the secret of Santa is exposed. Children under 6 are not permitted at any PCS production.

The Santaland Diaries

  • Previews are Nov. 26 - Dec. 1 | Opening night Dec. 2
  • By David Sedaris
  • Adapted for the stage by Joe Mantello
  • Directed by Wendy Knox
  • Starring Darius Pierce
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"The Santaland Diaries" Cast and Creative Team

Meet the cast and creative team giving us insight into what it's like to be one of Santa's elves.

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Giving Tuesday

On November 29th give back and help Portland Center Stage at the Armory end the year strong.

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Resource Guide for Educators: Meet the Cast and Playwright

Meet the Cast and Playwright of The Santaland Diaries

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Resource Guide for Educators: How to be Santa

The mystery behind becoming Santa.

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Resource Guide for Educators: The History Behind the Play

The History behind The Santaland Diaries

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