Even More Holiday Tales with John McGivern
December 3-5, 7
Milwaukee’s very own irrepressible John McGivern returns to The Northern Lights Theater with his new show, Even More Holiday Tales with John McGivern.
This five-show engagement is sure to delight, as John serves up a steady stream of hilarious and heartwarming holiday stories from his Eastside of Milwaukee childhood.
They recall an age of innocence bounded by Thanksgiving Dinner Traditions, Santa’s handcrafted Christmas toys, Midnight Mass Expectations and New Year’s Eve adult-only parties in the Bartlett Avenue finished basement.
Even More Holiday Tales with John McGivern recounts holidays past and present, and is guaranteed to generate loads of laughs and a warm, holiday glow.
About John McGivern
John is best known for his Emmy-award winning work on PBS. His one-man shows, The Early Stories Of John McGivern,Midsummer Night McGivern and John McGivern’s Home For The Holidays tell the stories of being the third born of six kids in a working-class Irish Catholic Family in Milwaukee.
His stories are personal and funny and touching and familiar. His themes are based in family and remind us all that as specific as we might believe our experiences are, we all share a universal human experience.