How The Drag Queen Stole Christmas!

December 15 – 17, 2023

Main Stage

Written and Composed by Robert Dennick Joki and Josh Taylor
Directed by Robert Dennick Joki

About the show

An off-the-wall retelling of Charles Dickens “A Christmas Carol”, now in it’s 17th year, “How the Drag Queen Stole Christmas” is the story of Starrlet O’Hara, a tyrant drag queen who is visited by three ghostly divas on Christmas Eve. Written and composed by Robert Dennick Joki and Josh Taylor, the show is updated each year to lampoon politics, current events, and pop culture.


Coming Soon!


Coming Soon!


Friday, December 15 – 8:00pm
Saturday, December 16 – 8:00pm
Saturday, December 16 – Midnight Showing
Sunday, December 17 – 2:00pm


ON SALE THURSDAY, November 13 – 10:00 AM

Tickets may be purchased in-person at the DeYor Performing Arts Center Box Office Monday through Friday from 10am to 5pm.

Ticket sales will be available 1 hour prior to performances at The Youngstown Playhouse.

Online ticket sales will close two hours prior to doors opening on the event date.

Flex Passes

Flex Passes are on sale now. Available in three price tiers, Flex Passes include admission to any 4 performances within the 2023/2024 Season, excluding special event shows.


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