The Unusual Tale of Mary & Joseph's Baby

where & when?

Oklahoma City, OK
Nov. 29 - Dec. 9 at The Freede Little Theatre
(201 N Walker Ave)

Knoxville, TN
Dec. 12-23 at The Swift Building
(119 W 5th Ave)


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what they’re saying…

"...One of the Fringe's best. It's smart, it's polished, it's honest, and it has a bright future ahead of it."

"Its simple beauty... makes it a timeless work."   
-Stage Buddy

"...A hit! See it wherever and whenever you can!"
-Applause, Applause

"...the magic in the air was palpable."
- Knoxville Mercury

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…an unusual tale


This piece dares to take the classic story at its word. There really is a pregnant virgin. There really is just a dream interposed between her and death by stoning. There are shepherds, angels, foreign dignitaries (a.k.a. wise men), a ratty extra room/stable at an inn, and a maniacal, bloodthirsty dictator whose menacing shadow hangs over everything. And obviously, it's a comedy.

Seriously, it is. 



Theatre Is Easy
by Keith Paul Medelis, 8.14.16

Volume X
by Dr. Thomas R. Stevens, 8.26.16

Knoxville Mercury
by Tracy Jones, 3.15.17

Art & Theology
by Victoria Emily Jones, 11.23.16 

Knoxville News Sentinel
by Amy McRary, 12.4.16

National Catholic Reporter
by Retta Blaney, 12.22.16

Stage Buddy
by Jose Solis, 8.25.16



Past Productions
River & Rail, Knoxville, December 2017
River & Rail, Oklahoma City, November-December 2017
Kings College, NYC, November 2017
Theatre 315, NYC, December 2016
River & Rail, Knoxville, December 2016
SOHO Playhouse, Fringe Fest NYC, August 2016

Past Readings
Olmsted Salon, NYC, September, 2015
River & Rail, Knoxville, January, 2015

The Unusual Tale of Mary & Joseph’s Baby was originally commissioned by Pacific Theatre, Vancouver, BC.


Photos by Adam Brimer / Logo by Robin Easter Design