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Queens Theatre announces new winter shows for upcoming holiday season

QT Holidays Family
Courtesy of Queens Theatre

This holiday season, Queens Theatre is raising the curtain on presentations for the whole family, adding additional shows destined to get everyone into the holiday spirit. 

Due to popular demand, Queens Theatre has added a third show of Calpulli Mexican Dance Company’s “Navidad: A Mexican-American Christmas” and is excited to welcome Lightwire Theater’s “Very Electric Christmas” to its holiday programming for one show only in December. In January, families will be delighted by “Cenicienta: A Bilingual Cinderella Story” by A Glass Half Full Theatre Production.

Lightwire Theater’s  “A Very Electric Christmas”

“A Very Electric Christmas” follows the story of a young bird named Max and his family, as they begin their journey south for the winter. (Photo courtesy of Queens Theatre)

Sunday, Dec. 4, at 4 p.m. — ONE SHOW ONLY

Tickets: $18, 4 for $60 

Follow the story of a young bird named Max and his family, as they begin their journey south for the winter. When Max gets blown off course and ends up at the North Pole, his adventure begins! Dancing toy soldiers, caroling worms and performing poinsettias light up the stage. Audiences of all ages will treasure this magical and captivating tale of family, friendship and hope set to timeless holiday hits, including Nat King Cole, Mariah Carey and Tchaikovsky. Check out this preview here.

Tickets are available for $18 each for seating in all sections. Purchase four tickets for $60 with code 4FOR60. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here

For more details, visit queenstheatre.org or call the box office at 718-760-0064.

Calpulli Mexican Dance Company’s “Navidad: A Mexican-American Christmas”

The Calpulli Mexican Dance Company (Photo courtesy of Queens Theatre)

Saturday, Dec. 10, at 2 p.m. (audio description available)

Saturday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 11, at 3 p.m.

Tickets: $25 – $35, 4 for $90 

“Navidad: A Mexican-American Christmas” focuses on a young person caught between two worlds — their family’s past in Mexico and their present life in New York City. Through a dream, this youngster attempts to bring the two cultures together where Aztec-inspired dance is performed to Christmas carols, and Mariachi music melds with Tschaikowsky. Take a sneak peek here.

Tickets start at $25 each for seating in all sections. Purchase four tickets for $90 with code 4FOR90. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here

For more details, visit queenstheatre.org or call the box office at 718-760-0064

“Cenicienta: A Bilingual Cinderella Story” – A Glass Half Full Theatre Production

Ten-year-old Belinda recreates the classic tale of Cinderella in “Cenicienta: A Bilingual Cinderella Story” by A Glass Half Full Theatre Production. (Photo courtesy of Queens Theatre)

Sunday, Jan. 22, at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Tickets: $18, 4 for $60 

Ten-year-old Belinda recreates the classic tale of Cinderella using everyday objects like teapots and napkins while in the basement preparing for a party upstairs. Glass Half Full Theatre from Austin, Texas, presents its award-winning “story within a story” using puppetry, Spanish and English. As Belinda confronts her stepmother and stepsisters, she’ll learn to embrace her love of poetry and stand up for herself.

Tickets start at $18 each for seating in all sections. Purchase four tickets for $60 with code 4FOR60. For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.

For more details, visit queenstheatre.org or call the box office at 718-760-0064.

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