'Tis the Season: Playbill.com's Holiday Show Guide

By Adam Hetrick
27 Nov 2012

A Civil War Christmas
Tony Award winner Alice Ripley and Bob Stillman co-star as Mary Todd and Abraham Lincoln, respectively, in the New York premiere of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Paula Vogel's music-filled play. Tina Landau directs the Christmas Eve 1864-set play that brings together fictional characters and historic figures. It runs through Dec. 30 at the New York Theatre Workshop.

The cast of A Civil War Christmas
photo by Monica Simoes