The Christmas Schoooner
The Christmas Schooner returns to the Mercury Theater Nov. 23 through Dec. 30. The whole family will enjoy this heart-warming story of the first Christmas tree ship and the family who risked their lives to fill Chicago with the Christmas spirit. This critically acclaimed production features a powerful, moving story, an exquisite score of original music and traditional holiday favorites, and a company of 25 actors and musicians. This year’s production commemorates the 100-year anniversary of the historic voyage of the Christmas Tree Ship. Performances are at 2 p.m. Wednesdays and 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, at 7:30p.m. Thursdays and Fridays and at 1 p.m. Sundays. Tickets range from $29 to $59. Groups of 10 or more receive discounts of up to 50 percent. For tickets and information call (773) 325-1700 or www.mercurytheaterchicago.com.