Coming December 2023

In the shadow of Rudolph’s mysterious death, Santa’s remaining reindeer gather for a reunion, only to face dark secrets as they confront the truth that threatens to shatter Christmas forever. — But like funny and naughty with lots of singing and dancing.

Step into a winter wonderland of mystery and melody with “Claus Out: A Holiday Murder Mystery Musical.” Join us at the North Pole, where Santa’s Reindeer have been summoned for a mysterious reunion. But when a shocking murder sends a chill through the snowy air, it’s up to tow unlikely detectives to unravel the mystery. Filled with catchy songs, colorful characters, and a snowstorm of surprises, “Claus Out” is a must-see theatrical treat that will leave you guessing until the final note. Don’t miss the most ‘deerly’ beloved holiday musical of the season, where every snowflake is a clue, every candy cane is a twist, and every song is a gift! “Clause Out” – Come for the laughter, stay for the suspense, and rediscover the true meaning of the holidays. 

Content Advisory: This production contains loud noises, adult language, and comedic depictions of physical violence. It is recommended for audiences 16+ 

Cast and Creative Team: Claus Out features some of your favorite IndyFringe performers and Defiance Comedy staples like: 

Jason Adams, Paige Scott, Robin Kildall, Kelsey VanVoorst, Ben Rockey, Charlie Rankin, Joseph David Massingale, Austin Hookfin, Shelby Myers, and Preston Dildine. 

Claus Out is written and directed by Matt Kramer with Choreography by Emily Bohannon. It is stage managed by Audrey Stonerock and features props and costumes by Rachelle Martin, Scenic design and construction from Dave Pelsue, and additional artwork by Aaron Stillerman. 

Looking for a new experience? Join us for VIP Night on Thursday, December 14. This intriguing evening of dinner theatre includes a catered meal and table seating in the IndyFringe theatre before the show begins. Dinner is at 6:30PM and the show begins at 7:30PM. 

Are you a member of the Performing Arts Industry? Consider joining us for Industry Night on Monday, December 4 at 7:00PM