From ‘Oh Bother’ to ‘O Hanukkah!’
A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail and The Magic Dreidels come to White Plains
Just in time for the holidays, the White Plains Performing Arts Center (WPPAC) is presenting two plays filled with imagination and wonder to celebrate the season. Created for young people and performed by adults, these plays are fun for the whole family! First up, A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail, playing for two performances on Black Friday (Friday, November 29) at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm. Next, The Magic Dreidels, playing during Hanukkah for two performances: Thursday, December 26 at 2:00 pm and Monday, December 30 at 11:00 am. Join in the fun for these enchanting tales that focus on love, true friendship, and the joy of the holiday season
In A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail, Christopher Robin, tells a story of a Christmas Eve very long ago (about last year) when Eeyore, the old gray donkey, lost his tail. In the adventure that follows as Winnie-the-Pooh and Piglet gather their friends and a search is organized. Fun and excitement abound In this enchanting musical.
In The Magic Dreidels, all involved learn discover the close ties of family. When young Jakob meets a goblin who offers him dreidels that work miracles, the town busybody becomes jealous and Jakob’s father lays down the law. Luckily, the holiday works its own magic as everyone learns the true meaning of Hanukkah.
A Winnie-the-Pooh Christmas Tail is produced by Stage 2, a program created by WPPAC to bridge the gap between our Education programs and Mainstage, giving college and community performers the chance to work in a regional theatre under the guidance of professional artists. More information can be found at https://wppac.com/shows/a-winnie-the-pooh-christmas-tail/