NEWBERRY — The ladies are serving it up again, this time around it’s an all-new holiday show.
Away in the Basement: A Church Basement Ladies Christmas opens the holiday season with a new musical comedy at the Newberry Opera House Thursday, Nov. 8 at 3 and 8 p.m.
Away in the Basement takes us back to 1959 and the day of the Sunday School Christmas Program. In the midst of holiday preparations and sprinklings of love in the air, the ladies in their witty, down-to-earth style are creating their own memories from Christmases past and present. Content to do things the way they have always been done yet the reality of everyday life hits home as they plan the Sunday School Christmas Program. Little do the ladies know what surprises are in store for them. Known for their hilarious antics and subtle charm, they are once again called upon to step in and save the day.
The musical comedy, Church Basement Ladies is Inspired by the books of author/humorists Janet Letnes Martin and Suzann Nelson including the bestseller Growing Up Lutheran.
Audiences instantly fell in love with the Church Basement Ladies and it has grown to be the most successful show produced both locally and nationally by Troupe America in its twenty-five year history. The original version of Church Basement Ladies has toured extensively.
Tickets are available at the Newberry box office at 276-6264 or online at www.newberryoperahouse.com