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A CHRISTMAS MEMORY at the Sierra Madre Playhouse

Photo  by Gina Long

Photo by Gina Long

Neal Weaver  – Stage Raw

Truman Capote’s autobiographical novella, A Christmas Memory, deals with his loving friendship with his elderly eccentric cousin Sook, and takes place during a period in the writer’s childhood when, due to his mother’s marital vicissitudes, he was farmed out to various relatives in the South. Read more…

Now running through December 27.

A CHRISTMAS MEMORY at the Laguna Playhouse

Photo by Ed Krieger

Photo by Ed Krieger

David C. Nichols – LA Times

Delicate, bittersweet nostalgia suffuses “A Christmas Memory,” Truman Capote’s enduring 1956 autobiographical story, and the Laguna Playhouse staging of Duane Poole, Carol Hall and Larry Grossman’s 2010 musical adaptation honors that ethos.
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Now running through December 29.