Junior Theatre presents first-rate, first-grade comedy in La Jolla

How can Junie B enjoy the holiday festivities when Tattletale May keeps ruining her glee?

See what she has in store for her during Secret Santa in the San Diego Junior Theatre premiere of “Junie B in Jingle Bells, Batman Smells!” Dec. 3-19 at La Jolla YMCA Firehouse Theatre, 7877 Herschel Ave.

Based on the Junie B. Jones books by Barbara Park and adapted for the stage by Allison Gregory, it’s rounds and rounds of laughs “that will put cheer in your holiday spirit!” according to director

Becky Cherlin Baird

  1. The cast includes 20 local students and some shows have already sold-out.

Tickets are $11-$14 at (619) 239-8355 or Performances are 7 p.m. Fridays; 2 and 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.