The annual Christmas Village at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds will soon be here and it is time to be sure these dates are on your calendar. It is a three-night outdoor walking presentation of Christ from birth to tomb, Friday, Dec. 1- Sunday, Dec. 3.
A Casting Call was held Tuesday, Nov 7. The next ones will be on Thursday, Nov. 9 and Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds- Rotary Club Building.
Come and get the script for the part just right for you. Both speaking and non-speaking parts are available. Please bring your friends and have them enjoy the rewarding experience, too. Can’t make that date? Call Jane to make arrangements at 830-569-2582.
The first rehearsal will be Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. at the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds – Rotary Club Building. If you are new to Christmas Village come and receive help learning your part. If you are returning from previous years, come and help the new people to know their parts, too. If you have a conflict, call Jane to make arrangements at 830-569-2582.
The first costume assignment and pick up date is Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 6 p.m. on the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds- Costume Building. Costumes will be assigned by part. Full Dress Rehearsal is set for Thursday, Nov. 30 at 7 p.m. on the Poteet Strawberry Festival grounds. The first night performance of the Christmas Village is Friday, Dec 1 at 5:30 p.m.
Ongoing every Saturday at 9 a.m. will be the construction crew and the cut and sew costume crew. Come and join in the fun and help to get things ready for our visitors to the Christmas Village.