A Civil War Christmas by Paula Vogel

By Paula Vogel

"A wealthy and relocating play with song . . . it faucets into seasonal topics of redemption, forgiveness and neighborhood, with a decidedly American bent."—Variety

Set on a cold Christmas Eve in the course of the latter days of the Civil battle, Paula Vogel's new festival for the vacation season weaves a tapestry of either fictional and historic characters—together with interval vacation tune and lesser-known marches, hymns, and spirituals—to inform a narrative of peaceable companionship and communal hope.

Paula Vogel's performs contain How I realized to Drive (winner of the Pulitzer Prize, OBIE, Drama table, and manhattan Drama Critics awards), The lengthy Christmas trip Home, The Mineola Twins, The Baltimore Waltz, Hot 'N' Throbbing, and Desdemona. She is chair of the playwriting division on the Yale institution of Drama, and is playwright-in-residence at Yale Repertory Theatre.

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