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USP Adds Fifth Performance of "A Christmas Carol"

Union Street Players, Pella’s award-winning community theatre, has announced that we will be adding a fifth performance on Saturday, December 6th at 2:00 p.m. The schedule for performances of the Charles Dickens classic, A Christmas Carol, will be as follows: 92 more words

Christmas Carol

28th August 1852. Don't put your Daughter on the Stage Mrs Worthington.

The author Charles Dickens told his daughter Katey to avoid the stage as there were people ‘who would make your hair stand on end’.

Dickens’ himself wanted to be an actor, but was unable to attend an audition at Covent Garden, in 1832 owing to a cold. 494 more words

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Auditions for "A Christmas Carol" Announced

Union Street Players, Pella’s award-winning community theatre, is pleased to announce auditions for An Evening with Charles Dickens presenting A Christmas Carol directed by USP Walk of Fame member, Pati Van Zante. 189 more words

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Calm on the Listening Ear of Night

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Brightest and Best of the Sons of the Morning

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Scrooge

Old Ebenezer holds in one hand a black holy grail

In another a soft screeching angel frail

He stares at the quiet spectre and follows the holy trail… 244 more words

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Cured of My Aversion to Dickens

My introduction to Charles Dickens, like most people, came in the form of watching A Christmas Carol.  In my case, the adaptation starred Alastair Sims as Scrooge, whose performance has yet to be surpassed.  256 more words

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