CHARLESTON, W.Va. - More than 50 local actors, most of them children, will take to the stage this weekend for the Children's Theater of Charleston's production of "The Best Christmas Pageant Ever."
Directed by Debbie Haught, the play is an adaptation of the Barbara Robinson book about a family of unruly kids who end up playing the lead roles in their church's annual Christmas pageant and ultimately teach everyone around them the true meaning of Christmas.
Musical director is Mary Beth Malcolm.
Children's Theater is celebrating its 80th season and as part of the festivities will give away prizes during every performance.
Show times are 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Civic Center Little Theater. Tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for students 4-17.
Tickets are available at the theater box office. For information, call 304-346-0164 or visit www.ctoc.org.