Yes Virginia, the Musical
YES VIRGINIA!, The Musical
November 24 & 25 at 7pm, December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16 & 17 at 2pm
Music by Wesley Whatley. Book and Lyrics by William Schermerhorn.
Adapted from the animated special and storybook by Chris Plehal
Directed by Rick Campbell
Musical Direction by Kathy Hawk
Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon has always loved Christmas. When a classmate asks “Is there a Santa Claus?” Virginia sets out to prove he is real. She writes a letter to Francis Church, the editor of The New York Sun. The answer she receives is one that will become the most famous newspaper editorial of all time and proving once and for all, “Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus.”