Classic Holiday Story Comes to Life at This Christmas Show in Destin
Celebrate the holiday season with an unforgettable Christmas show in Destin! This December, Charles Dickens’s famous holiday tale will be brought to life in a delightful adaptation performed by Northwest Florida State College. A Christmas Carol in Concert features infectious song and dance performances, stellar acting, authentic period costumes, and spectacular set designs that transport audiences into the world of Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit, and Ebenezer Scrooge.
When and Where
A Christmas Carol in Concert will run on Friday, December 5 at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturday, December 6 at both 2:00 PM and 7:30 PM. The performances will take place at the Mattie Kelly Arts Center’s Sprint Theater, which is located on the Niceville campus of Northwest Florida State College at 100 College Boulevard. The campus is easily accessible via Interstate 10, U.S. Highway 285, Highway 85 and the new Mid-Bay Bridge Connector Road.
What to Expect
A Christmas Carol in Concert features a cast of 53 actors, singers and dancers who will present the classic Dickens’ tale in a unique production. Joe Taylor, the artistic director behind the show, promises audiences that this will be unlike any other Christmas Carol performance they have ever seen. Based on select scenes from the Dickens novel, the audience will experience the tale of forgiveness and redemption through dance, song, and superb acting.
Admission to each performance of A Christmas Carol in Concert is $25. Tickets are on sale now through the center’s box office, which can be reached by phone at 850-729-6000 or online at the official Mattie Kelly Arts Center website. Tickets can also be purchased in person. Each ticket includes a complimentary selection of desserts and beverages.
Where to Stay
The Henderson Park Inn is just a short drive from this amazing Christmas show in Destin. Our New England-style beachfront hotel was voted the most romantic hotel in North America! To learn more about staying at our Destin bed and breakfast, visit our Hotel Rooms and Rates page or give us a call today.