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'The Santaland Diaries' Of An Elf At Macy's Comes To Capital Stage

Photo Credit Charr Craill

Photo Credit Charr Craill

Capital Stage’s holiday show is hosting a comedic take on the Christmas spirit with the play titled "The Santaland Diaries."

It is a one-man production bringing David Sedaris’ short story of working as a holiday elf at Macy’s to life.

Benjamin Ismail stars as Sedaris with Shannon Mahoney directing.

122016SantalandDiaries2Benjamin Ismail sits on a chair with a flask and cigarette in hand as David Sedaris in "The Santaland Diaries." - Charr Craill


They join us in studio to discuss the performance and give a preview of what audiences will see. 

This play will be available at Capital Stage through the end of December.

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