Hickory – The Hickory Community Theatre’s sweet, funny and heart-warming bluegrass Christmas musical Beautiful Star, an Appalachian Nativity continues its run this weekend, beginning with a discount Thursday night performance at 7:30pm on December 6th.

All adult tickets are $16 and tickets for students and youth (18 and under) are just $10. Performances of Beautiful Star, an Appalachian Nativity are on Thursdays (Dec 6 & 13) at 7:30pm Fridays and Saturdays (Dec 7, 8, 14 & 15) at 8:00pm, and Sundays (Dec 9 & 16) at 2:30pm. Tickets for Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays are $20 for adults, $18 for seniors and $10 for students and youth 18 & under.

Thursday night tickets for adults and seniors are $16, students and children are $10. Tickets are on sale online at www.hickorytheatre.org or through the Theatre box office, in person or by phone at 828-328-2283. Box office hours are 12-5 Wednesday through Friday.

The Hickory Community Theatre is a Funded Affiliate of the United Arts Council of Catawba County.

The  2018-2019 Season is sponsored by Paramount Automotive and A Cleaner World. Beautiful Star, an Appalachian Nativity is produced by Sunbelt Xpress and The Guild at Hickory Community Theatre.

Photo: (from left) Jordan Erby, Ella May, Hollie Sherrill, Emma Lee Kurts, Deanna Erby and Cecilo Henry in Beautiful Star, an Appalachian Nativity, on stage at the Hickory Community Theatre December 6th through the 16th. Photo by Ken Burns.