The Butterfingers Angel

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Presented by The Players at Barker Playhouse, Providence RI

Nov 30
Dec 09
The Butterfingers Angel

A unique twist on the traditional Nativity story

The Players at Barker present a very special play for the holidays. The Butterfingers Angel, Mary and Joseph, Herod the Nut and the Slaughter of 12 Hit Carols in a Pear Tree, by William Gibson, puts a unique spin on the Nativity story that is sure to warm the heart. The play’s vivid assortment of characters features, among others, a headstrong Mary, an avuncular, jealous Joseph, an insecure, runny-nosed Angel, a maniacal Herod, a mysterious Man in Grey, a petulant Tree, several talking

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Guest Ticket to Any Performance: $25
Student Ticket w/ ID to Any Performance: $15

  • MEMBERS: email or call 401.273.0590 with your name, the quantity of tickets, and the performance you would like to attend.  You ticket and any other member’s ticket is included in a membership. However, you may also purchase guest tickets at the prices below.
  • GUESTS: call the box office at 401-273-0590, or email
  • Pre-payment for any guest ticket is strongly suggested to insure you will have a seat. We accept cash, check, and credit cards (with a service fee). If you wish to pay by credit card, a link will be sent to you after you make the reservation via email. (We know, it’s not the smoothest, but it seems to work for us.)

IMPORTANT: You MUST check in at the box office at least 10 minutes prior to the performance or your seat(s) may be offered to someone else. Thank you in advance for your cooperation!


Contact: 4012730590


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Additional time info:

There will be a post-performance reception downstairs in our J.W. Riker Green Room following all but our final show. Audience members are invited to partake in light refreshments and to meet our cast and crew.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Barker Playhouse

400 Benefit Street, Providence, RI 02903




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