Black Nativity: Liberation Holiday

Live music by Santos Soul and the Soulution Band.

Directed by Daniele Martin, this performance is set in current-day Asheville, and features Mary, Joseph, three wise women, four shepherds, and a crew of townspeople, on the eve of the birth of Jesus. This reimagining will delve into housing insecurity, gentrification, racism, social mobility, and other topical and urgent issues.

Ticketed Performances

$5 Youth; $15 General Admission; $20 Reserved Seating.

Friday, December 21 at 7:30 p.m. at Asheville Community Theater, 35 Walnut Street. Visit for tickets.

Sunday, December 23 at 7:30 p.m. at YMI Cultural Theater, 44 Eagle Street in Asheville.

Donation Based Performances

Limited seating! Reserve tickets at

Saturday, December 15. Shows at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. at Edington Center, 133 Livingston Street.

Sunday, December 16 at 8 p.m. at Burton Street Center, 134 Burton Street.

Tuesday, December 18 at 8 p.m. at Stephens-Lee Center, 30 George Washington Carver Ave.