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The Santa Closet
East Village
76

The Santa Closet NYC Reviews and Tickets

76%
(14 Reviews)
Positive
79%
Mixed
21%
Negative
0%
Members say
Great acting, Entertaining, Clever, Funny, Slow

About the Show

In this solo show, when a little boy’s gender atypical gift request to the North Pole is denied, a series of heart-felt letters from the child nudge Santa Claus out of the closet, and into the culture wars. 

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Member Reviews (14)

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78
Relevant, Thought-provoking, Intelligent, Great writing, Great acting

See it if From the stage resembling an overturned snow globe,Gary wants a Sparkle Ann, not a "damn truck."Adults subvert li'l brains' naturalselection

Don't see it if Christmas and profanity, not a potable nog. "Mr. C., A Prancer?/Santa's beard tells all/The kid's a li'l Jingle Belly/Smash the binary, man" Read more

51
Slow, Overrated

See it if The set design is beautiful, including the sleek Christmas presents and beautiful white Christmas trees (including one upside down!)

Don't see it if One-dimensional, manic in presentation, & lacking in depth. F.A.G.A. joke is corny. Usually love LGBT shows but this is a definite miss.

Critic Reviews (2)

December 10th, 2019

"'The Santa Closet' doesn't reach the lofty goals of some of his other plays; however, the newly updated, tenth-year anniversary production of this frothy, zany tale is nevertheless aloft with quite a few grins and chuckles"
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December 6th, 2019

"More than one door swings open in a funny and thoughtful play 'THE SANTA CLOSET' from Houses Of The Moon Theater"
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