The Santaland Diaries


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The Santaland Diaries
NOV 20-DEC 31, 2015

By David Sedaris
Adapted by Joe Mantello

The outrageous holiday comedy, written by NPR comic genius David Sedaris, stars Crumpet, a rebel without a Clause who recounts the true-life tale of an out-of-work writer’s stint as a Macy’s Department Store elf.

Length & Content

The Santaland Diaries runs 90 minutes with no intermission. The play contains mature content and is not recommended for children.


Friday November 20, 2015 – Wednesday December 31, 2015

*possible extension through Sunday January 4, 2015

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday at 8:00 PM
Saturday at 8:30 PM
Sunday at 6 PM


General Admission
$25 – $40*

Upgrade to VIP for $15. VIP tickets include reserved seating and a complimentary holiday beverage.

Group pricing is available for parties of 10+. Groups of 10-24 receive $3 off the general admission ticket price. Groups of 25+ receive $5 off the general admission ticket price. VIP upgrades are available for $15 per ticket. Call 404.523.1477 x111 for more information.

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Crumpet – Harold M. Leaver

Female Sidekick – Lala Cochran

Male Sidekick – Enoch King

Creative team

Playwrights – David Sedaris

Directors – Jeff Adler

Scenic and Costume Designers – Isabel A. Curley-Clay & Moriah Curley-Clay

Lighting Designer – Mary Parker

Sound Designer – Thom Jenkins

Costume Designer – Abby Parker

Prop Designers – Kate LaFoy

Acappella Coach – Tim Harland

Stage Manager – Julianna M. Lee*


“Santaland spikes Holiday cheer with delicious edge…A theatergoers delight!” – Atlanta Journal-Constitution

“A fiendishly exhilarating, politically incorrect send-up of the holidays.” – Creative Loafing


Harold M. Leaver (Crumpet) talks about The Santaland Diaries with The GA Voice.

Audience Buzz

The Santaland Diaries is without doubt one of the funniest shows around!”

“Hilarious. I laughed the entire time!”

“Two thumbs up!”

“It was fabulous. Just what was needed for the stressful holidays, a lot of laughs!”

“It has become one of my favorite holiday memories now!”

“I loved it. I laughed until I had a headache.”