The Rose Theater triple-dog-dares you to see its holiday production of A Christmas Story: The Musical in December! The fun-filled musical adaptation of the classic Yuletide film offers a stocking full of good, old-fashioned laughs sure to please the entire family.

The show is based off the popular 1983 movie adapted from the writings of radio humorist Jean Shepherd and includes all the favorite moments of its source.

A Christmas Story: The Musical is the perfect holiday treat for families with children ages five and up. The show runs Dec. 5-28, with performances on Fridays at 7 pm, Saturdays at 2 pm and Sundays at 2 pm. There will be an additional performance on Saturday, Dec. 27 at 7 pm. Interpretation for the hearing impaired will be offered at the 2 pm show on Saturday, Dec. 20. Interpretation for the hearing impaired is provided under a contract with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

Ticket reservations are required, with prices from $20-$25. Discount ticket vouchers and a Kid Cuisine special purchase voucher for main floor seating are available at all area Hy-Vee stores. For information or to make reservations, call The Rose Box Office at (402) 345-4849 or visit