The Albright Theatre presents A Christmas Carol
Nov 30, 2016 08:52AM
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Bruce Worthel as the Ghost of Christmas Future and Rob Nowak as Scrooge during rehearsals for “A Christmas Carol.”
The Albright Theatre Company is proud to present Michael A. Youngs’ adaptation of A Christmas Carol, a retelling of the
This adaptation of A Christmas Carol provides a new twist to the Charles Dickens classic. A young boy named Thomas enjoys spending time at his grandfather’s lending business, but does not understand why his grandfather would share hard-earned money with the poor. Grandfather takes the opportunity to tell Thomas the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, and a traditional retelling of the classic comes to life onstage. A Christmas Carol is directed by Batavia residents Nicolette Pollack and Kathy Pollack.
The cast features Batavia residents Naomi Gustin, Ronni Gustin, Annie Hanlin, Kelly Hunecke, Elisa Reamer, Abbey Sutton and Ron Gustin; Geneva residents Charlie Egan, Griffin Egan and Ava Schumock; Aurora residents Matthew Johnson, Jessica Shinofield and Abigail Shinofield; North Aurora resident Bruce Worthel; Naperville resident Lisel Neumann; Bolingbrook resident Courtney Elliot; Lisle resident Max Frantz; Romeoville resident Elizabeth Hilgart; Hinsdale resident Marin Hughes; Lombard resident Rob Nowak; Sugar Grove resident Judy Swanson; and Chicago resident Ed Voci.
A Christmas Carol will run weekends December 2 through 11 and is rated PG.
Performance times are Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 2:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at 2:30 p.m. The Albright Theatre Company is located at 100 N. Island Avenue (3rd floor of the Batavia Government Building), Batavia, IL 60510. Tickets are $12 for Adults and $10 for Students/Seniors. Reservations are highly recommended – please call (630) 406-8838. For more information, please visit the Albright Theatre website at www.albrighttheatre.com.