Archive for December 3, 2014

Gigante kicks off Studio Series with HOLIDAYS ON ICE by David Sedaris

Tiny Tim and the Sugar Plum Fairy got you down?

Ready for something different?

Then HOLIDAYS ON ICE is the show for you!


MICHAEL STEBBINS, who recently appeared in Gigante’s “My Dear Othello,” will bring to life – with simply a chair, podium, boom box and a bottle of water – holiday stories by American humorist DAVID SEDARIS, on DECEMBER 5, 6 and 7, 2014, at Theatre Gigante’s Studio, 706 S. 5th Street, at The Pitch Project (next to Brenner Brewing Company).

“Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris” features Stebbins reading the stories “Season’s Greetings to Our Friends and Family!!!,” “Dinah, the Christmas Whore” and “Front Row Center with Thaddeus Bristol” from the collection Holidays on Ice.

As part of the show, there will be also be opportunities for audience members to win holiday door prizes. Performance times are 8 p.m. on December 5 and 6, and at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 7. There is a suggested donation of $15 and tickets may be gotten by calling 414-961-6119, or at the door starting one hour prior to performance time. Parental discretion is advised.

Holidays on Ice by David Sedaris

December 5 and 6 at 8pm
December 7 at 2pm

Gigante Studio
706 S Fifth Street
in Historic Walker’s Point


Stories from David Sedaris’ HOLIDAYS ON ICE are read with the permission of Don Congdon Associates, Inc. ©1998 by David Sedaris

photo by Mike Scrivener