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1222 Oceanfront: A Black Family Christmas

  • December 21
  • 2 pm - 4:30 pm
  • New Village Arts

1222 Oceanfront: A Black Family Christmas

Be a part of a Holiday Musical that invites us to see the beauty in each other at Christmas–and Year ‘Round.

Funny and heartwarming, share this new holiday tradition with family and friends.

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“Upbeat [&] lively… chock full of laughs and quirky characters!”- San Diego Union-Tribune


“A beautiful story about family, connection, and love… sensitively written and supremely acted… one of New Village Arts finest offerings to date!” – San Diego Jewish World 

The sold-out 2021 musical sensation, 1222 Oceanfront: A Black Family Christmas, returns to New Village Arts this holiday season! Featuring soulful riffs, rousing spirituals, an eclectic and lovable cast of characters, and a heaping helping of seasonal cheer, 1222 Oceanfront is a celebration of Black culture, family, and understanding…with a dash of Christmas drama. It reminds us that the holiday spirit is powerful, bringing us together in love, song, and joy.

Written by Dea Hurston
Directed by Jacole Kitchen

Created and Devised by Frankie Alicea-Ford, Kevin “Blax” Burroughs, Milena (Sellers) Phillips, Dea Hurston

Music Adaptation by John-Mark McGaha