6 December 22, 1995 Christmas Download Control-click (or right-click) Tap and hold to download Share a clip Transcript Chris Jones Prologue A Christmas radio play by David Sedaris and the Pinetree Gang. (28 minutes) ByThe Pinetree GangIra GlassDavid Sedaris Act One Act One A Christmas tree story by Chicago playwright/musician Beau O'Reilly. (14 minutes) ByBeau O'Reilly Act Two Act Two A story about Christmas at Juvenile Court by Chicago novelist/editor Reginald Gibbons. (10 minutes) ByReginald GibbonsIra Glass Act Three Act Three Peter Clowney reports on Christmas at the Faith Tabernacle Baptist Church. Music from Faith Tabernacle Baptist Church all through the hour. (9 minutes) Related If you enjoyed this episode, you may like these 284: Should I Stay or Should I Go? Mar. 11, 2005 Act One: The Karachi Kid When Muhammad Kamran's Pakistani parents sent him off to college in Philadelphia, it was understood that he'd come back to Karachi after four years. 221: Fake I.D. Sept. 20, 2002 Act Two: This Blessed House A short story by Jhumpa Lahiri, from her book of short stories The Interpreter of Maladies. 87: A Very Special Sedaris Christmas Dec. 19, 1997 Act Two: Seasons Greetings To Our Friends And Family! Julia Sweeney reads this story. Staff RecommendationsView all 465 May 25, 2012 What Happened at Dos Erres A Guatemalan immigrant living near Boston gets a phone call with some very strange news about his past. 387 Aug. 7, 2009 Arms Trader (2009) The U.S. government spent two years on a sting operation trapping an Indian man suspected of being an illegal arms dealer.