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Musical: Raising Twelve on a Nickel and a Prayer
November 29, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - December 2, 2018 @ 10:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 15, 2018
An event every week that begins at 2:00pm on Sunday, repeating until December 16, 2018
Synopsis: Raising Twelve on a Nickel and a Prayer by Fran Powers. A story spanning 3 Christmas seasons beginning in 1950 when Betty reveals to a young sailor Harold, her dream of having 12 children.
The story continues with living on a Navy paycheck, broken promises, an adventure by train cross country and the bleak Christmas of 1963 when Betty is raising the children alone in a new city while Harold is at sea. Just before their dream is to be realized, they learn that Betty or baby #12 will die in childbirth.
Christmas of 1966 is one to remember! Would you consider attending the play as one of your events? This is a wonderful play that epitomizes the strength and determination of women in their quest to fulfill their dreams.