The Chillicothe Area Arts Council is presenting, “A Sanders Family Christmas,” on Friday.

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Press Release from the Chillicothe Area Arts Council

At 7 p.m., Friday, December 16, the Chillicothe Area Arts Council will present, “A Sanders Family Christmas,” at the Gary Dickinson Performing Arts Center in Chillicothe. The play is on tour from the Branson Little Opry Theater. It is a musical comedy set in 1941 on Christmas Eve and contains 25 holiday hymns and carols and bluegrass music within the play. Advance tickets are on sale at the Chillicothe Area Chamber of Commerce or by calling 646-1173. Adult tickets are $18 and student tickets are $10. Tickets will also be sold at the door. The box office will open at 6 p.m. the night of the show. Season ticket holders will be seated at 6:30 p.m., followed by advance ticket holders at 6:35 p.m. and then by those purchasing tickets at the door. Financial assistance for the show has been provided by the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.