UPAC will show ‘A Christmas Story’ on Dec. 16
WHAT: Screening of “A Christmas Story” WHEN: Dec. 16 at 7:30 p.m. WHERE: Ulster Performing Arts Center, 601 Broadway, Kingston DETAILS: The center’s series of classic films continues with a showing of the 1983 holiday classic “A Christmas Story.” The film based is on the short stories and semi-fictional anecdotes of author and raconteur Jean Shepherd, based on his book “In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash,” with some elements derived from Wanda Hickey’s “Night of Golden Memories.” It is set in a fictional Indiana town in the 1940s and revolves around a boy’s quest to get an air rifle as a Christmas present — despite warnings about its potential danger. All seats are $6. Admission is free to people who bring a new unwrapped toy that will be donated to People’s Place.
CONTACT: Tickets are available through the UPAC box office or by calling (845) 339-6088. They are also available through ticketmaster.com or by calling (800) 745-3000.