Santa’s elves are coming to the big screen to help area families get in the Christmas spirit. Disney’s “Prep and Landing,” the fourth film in the 2013-2014 Leach Theatre Family Film Series, is showing on Dec. 7 at Missouri University of Science and Technology.
The film will be shown at 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, in Leach Theatre, located in Castleman Hall at 10th and Main streets in Rolla. Tickets are $3 each and will be available for purchase at the Leach Theatre Box Office at 10 a.m. the day of the show.
“Prep and Landing,” was released as a television Christmas special in 2009 by Walt Disney Studios. The film follows Lanny and Wayne who are a part of an elite squad of Santa’s elves. Rookie elf Lanny must remind veteran Wayne of the Christmas spirit. The running time for the film is 22 minutes.
After the film, coloring sheets and other activities will be available for free. Lunch, including a main dish, side and drink, will be available in the lobby of Leach Theatre starting at 11 a.m. Lunch tickets can be purchased in advance at the Leach Theatre Box Office window for $3 or individual items can be purchased ala carte. Santa’s Workshop will open at 11:45 a.m. and will give children the opportunity to purchase Christmas gifts for family and friends for $1.50 each.
For more information, please visit leachtheatre.mst.edu or call 573-341-4219.
Next in the Family Film Series will be Disney’s “Cinderella” on Saturday, Jan. 18.