What You'll Get
- $12 for one general-admission ticket for seating in rows 5–15 (up to $18 value)
- $18 for one VIP ticket for seating in rows 1–4 (up to $23 value)
Telling the story of the first Christmas through music, poetry, and dance, Langston Hughes’s Black Nativity has become an annual tradition at churches and theaters across the country since its off-Broadway debut half a century ago. Earnest joy and solemn reverence mingle from the very opening, when the choir files into the darkened auditorium, bearing candles and singing “Go Tell It on the Mountain.” Arranged by age and vocal range, the singers belt out gospel-style carols, as well as some original songs, both as a group and as soloists, accompanying a narrator who spins the story of Jesus’ birth. Mary and Joseph are mute throughout the piece, but the depth of their emotion resonates through the exuberance of the choir, backed by African drums. The evening of rejoicing concludes much as it began, as the entirely African-American cast reprises “Go Tell It on the Mountain” on their way out of the theater and into the world.
The Fine Print
Expiration varies. Limit 8/person. Valid only for option purchased. Redeem on day of show for a ticket at the venue box office. Refundable only on day of purchase. Must redeem together to sit together. Discount reflects merchant's current ticket prices, which may change. ADA seating cannot be guaranteed; contact box office prior to purchase for availability. Ticket value includes all fees. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.