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A Christmas Carol

A Holiday Tale

At The Pyrle Theater - Greensboro

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A Christmas Carol

 

by Charles Dickens
adapted and directed by Preston Lane

November 26 – December 24, 2010

Tonight changes everything.
Ebenezer Scrooge's last chance is one night and three spirits. It's a life-changing ride through past, present and future as he learns what it means to be human. Nineteen actors bring Dickens' classic Holiday tale to life in a dazzling new production brimming with bold acting, daring design and spine tingling special effects. Our new Holiday tradition for the Triad is a ghostly tale of Yule-tide cheer, gracious redemption and heart-warming hope for the whole family.

 

Showtimes

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Nov 21
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Nov 25
Fri, Nov 267:30pm
Sat, Nov 277:30pm
Sun, Nov 287:30pm
Nov 29
Tue, Nov 307:30pm
Wed, Dec 17:30pm
Thu, Dec 27:30pm
Fri, Dec 37:30pm
Sat, Dec 47:30pm
Sun, Dec 57:30pm
Dec 6
Tue, Dec 77:30pm
Wed, Dec 87:30pm
Thu, Dec 97:30pm
Fri, Dec 107:30pm
Sat, Dec 117:30pm
Sun, Dec 127:30pm
Dec 13
Tue, Dec 147:30pm
Wed, Dec 157:30pm
Thu, Dec 167:30pm
Fri, Dec 177:30pm
Sat, Dec 187:30pm
Sun, Dec 197:30pm
Dec 20
Tue, Dec 217:30pm
Wed, Dec 227:30pm
Thu, Dec 237:30pm
Fri, Dec 247:30pm
Dec 25

News & Reviews A Christmas Carol

News:

Triad Stage Lights Up For the Holidays
News 14
December 5, 2010

One of the most highly acclaimed theaters in the state is getting in the holiday spirit with two very different shows.

For the last 10 years, Triad Stage has brought the community together, dazzling audiences with new and unique Christmas performances. This year, it is getting theatergoers into the holiday spirit with a new adaptation on the old holiday classic "A Christmas Carol."

The massive production features a diverse cast of 19 actors who play 55 roles, some are from the Piedmont and others are acclaimed actors from New York.

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Reviews:

For the First of Several Times, A'Caroling We Shall Go
Classical Voice of North Carolina
December 3, 2010

Perhaps no performance is more closely associated with the season than this. Thus, welcoming another voice to the chorus almost seems redundant.

Unless it's a production of Triad Stage, newly christened as one of the top ten new theatres in the country. Add, on top of that, award-winning director Preston Lane's confession that this is his all-time favorite story – in his words, "a central myth in the Western world."

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News:

Triad Stage casts new darkness on A Christmas Carol
Yes! Weekly
November 24, 2010

As malls become crowded, and stores cram their aisles with Christmas lights, tinsel and holiday décor, it’s hard to forget that the holidays are upon us. And just as mistletoe and “Jingle Bells” are icons of the season, so are “Bah-humbug” Mr. Scrooge and the loveable Tiny Tim of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol.

This Friday see A Christmas Carol brought not just to life, but to Dickens’ original grim, yet joyful vision in an adaptation by Triad Stage artistic director Preston Lane.

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News:

Triad Stage Presents A Christmas Carol
88.5 WFDD: Your NPR News and Triad Arts Station
November 22, 2010

Triad Stage Director Preston Lane and actor Gordon Joseph Weiss share their take on A Christmas Caroland its lead character Ebenezer Scrooge.

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News:

Triad Stage Starting New Holiday Tradition
My Fox 8
November 9, 2010

Triad Stage is putting on a new adaptation of Charles Dickens', "A Christmas Carol," adapted by artistic director, Preston Lane.

Lane lists, "A Christmas Carol," as his favorite story of all time and notes that prior to the publication of the story in December of 1943, Christmas traditions were dying out in most of England.

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