Getting ready for all the holiday shows in Tampa! The Straz Center will be hosting a live version of one the classic Christmas shows, Irving Berlin’s “White Christmas“. The first performance is on 30 November and runs until 5 December. Direct from Broadway, you will hear all the classic Berlin hits like “Blue Skies,” “How Deep is the Ocean?” and, of course, the unforgettable title song, White Christmas. Irving Berlin’s White Christmas tells the story of two World War II buddies putting on a show in a magical Vermont inn to help out their old Division Commander and finding their perfect mates in the process. The movie featured Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, and Rosemary Clooney. Full of dancing, laughter and some of the greatest songs ever written, Irving Berlin’s White Christmas will be a merry and bright theatrical experience for the whole family and a prefect start to ready for the holiday season! Regularly priced tickets start at $43.50. On Wednesday 1 December, purchase one full-price adult ticket and get one free child’s ticket (restrictions apply). Come early for family-friendly activities and more from 6:15-6:45 pm on 1 December. Student group rates of $25 Gallery tickets and $35 Balcony tickets (plus service fee) for select performances. Early Bird Special – pay in full by Oct. 1 to receive an additional 5% discount. The Straz Center is located on the eastern bank of the Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa and easily accessible from I-275, I-4 or the Crosstown Expressway. Parking is available at several nearby lots or at the William F. Poe parking structure next to the German Library for about $4. If you can find a spot on the road on the north side of the Straz Center, you can park at a metered spot. Metered spots are free during the weekends in Tampa. Educator’s Discount is 50% off, limit 2 tickets, Tuesday and Wednesday evening performances only, balcony and gallery seats only.
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