A Christmas Carol (Paller)

by  Michael Paller, Charles Dickens

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"Done with respect and ingenuity. Deserves to be seen." - Cleveland Free Press

"A treat ... for the whole family to enjoy." - Cleveland Sunday Press

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A Christmas Carol (Paller)

by  Michael Paller Charles Dickens

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    5m, 2f, 3boy(s) or girl(s)
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    Christmas/Holiday

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This fresh approach to the classic tale faithfully conveys the magic of Dickens. On Christmas Eve in 1843 friends and family gathered at Dickens' home ask him to tell a story, but he refuses to work on Christmas Eve. If there is going to be a story, each must take a part in its telling. And so the story unfolds with the cast of 10 playing over 40 parts.
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"Done with respect and ingenuity. Deserves to be seen." - Cleveland Free Press

"A treat ... for the whole family to enjoy." - Cleveland Sunday Press

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  • Minimum Fee: $75 per performance

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Michael Paller

Michael Paller is dramaturg and Director of Humanities for the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco, and also teaches in their MFA acting conservatory. Since joining A.C.T. in August, 2005, he has dramaturged 50 mainstage productions and several readings in A.C.T.’s First Look series of new work including ...

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