The Alban Arts and Conference Center presents "The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus" beginning this weekend.
The play is based on the 1902 children's book by L. Frank Baum, author of "The Wonderful Wizard of Oz." The story follows St. Nicholas from his birth and rise to fame as Santa Claus. It gives explanations for some Christmas customs, such as the use of reindeer and gift exchanges.
Wyatt Hannah stars as Frank Baum with Ethan Lyvers as young man Claus and John Johnson as the official Santa Claus.Show times are 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday and Dec. 20 and 21 and 2 p.m. Sunday and Dec. 22. Tickets are $15 for adults and $10 for children and seniors. For more information, call 304-721-8896 or visit www.albanartcenter.com.