Augustana University opens comedy play ahead of Thanksgiving

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Augustana University will premiere "The Thanksgiving Play" Thursday night. It is a satire described as a troupe of terminally "woke" teaching artists scrambling to create a pageant that manages to celebrate both Thanksgiving and Native American Heritage month.

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Thursday night's performance will be interpreted for the deaf and hard of hearing as well. The performance starts at 7:30 PM. It will also be performed Friday and Saturday at that time with matinee performances at 2:30 PM on Saturday and Sunday.

Tickets cost $15 for adults and $10 for seniors. Students at any age with a student ID will get in for free. You can purchase tickets here. It will be performed at the Edith Mortenson Center Theatre.