Cast members, singers, and dancers present a unique ‘In Concert’ version of A Christmas Carol that’s a beautiful and endearing way to enjoy traditional Christmas carols and see a family-favorite holiday story unfold through the songs of the yuletide.
The classic Charles Dickens tale “A Christmas Carol” takes a delightful twist Nov. 30, and December 1-2, 2017 in a customized adaption by Northwest Florida State College that combines vibrant song and dance along with drama, period costumes and narration to portray the story of Ebenezer Scrooge, Tiny Tim, Bob Cratchit, and the spirits of Christmas.
“A Christmas Carol: In Concert” 2017 will offer four performances in the Sprint Theater of the Mattie Kelly Arts Center at 7:30 pm on Nov. 30 and Dec. 1; and two performances on Saturday, December 2 at 2:00 p.m. at 7:30 pm.
The cast for the popular annual production includes more than 50 talented NWF State vocalists, dancers and theater students. Tickets for the event are on sale now from the Mattie Kelly Arts Center Box Office by phone, in-person or online. Included in the ticket price of $25 each will be Victorian style desserts and beverages.
Contact the Box Office at (850) 729-6000 or purchase online at www.MattieKellyArtsCenter.org. Early purchase is strongly recommended as the event has sold out the last several years.
According to the artistic director for the college’s production of the holiday classic, the cast members, singers, and dancers present a unique ‘In Concert’ version of the story that’s a beautiful and endearing way to enjoy traditional Christmas carols and see a family-favorite holiday story unfold through the songs of the yuletide. Through select scenes taken from Charles Dickens’ novella, the audience is able to enjoy the timeless tale of forgiveness and redemption in its entirety through song, dance, and narration.
The portrayal of the beloved Charles Dickens story will feature the talents of NWF State College scholarship vocalists, theater students, and community actors.