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Holiday Spectacular

12th Annual Holiday Spectacular

Philip Lynch Theatre
Dec. 8-10, 2016

Fun for the whole family, the show will deck the halls with 90 minutes of joyful music, skits, and merriment. This year's show features a cast of 23 Lewis students and alumni. The 12th Annual Holiday Spectacular is a non-stop sleigh ride of heartwarming moments filled with singing, dancing and laughter. The box office opens at 6 p.m. and 3 p.m. for the matinee on December 10 with holiday confections in the lobby. Digital photos for $5 on stage with Santa and his holiday helpers will be available 30 minutes prior to show time. Commemorative 40th Anniversary Philip Lynch Theatre ornaments are also available. Proceeds from the concessions, photos with Santa and the ornaments go to the Theatre Scholarship Fund. Tickets are $10 for the general public, and $2 for the members of the Lewis community. Half price tickets are available with a donation of non-perishable foods going to local shelters.

Tickets may be purchased at the PLT box office in advance during regular box office hours Mon.–Fri., 1–4:30 p.m. For more information, visit the PLT website at or call the box office at (815) 836-5500.