Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" at Freemason's Hall; Masons and families admitted free with donation
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 12-1-07
POINT OF CONTACT: BOB RINI
337 PARKWAY AVENUE, INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46225
MASONS AND THEIR FAMILIES ADMITTED FREE TO FREEMASON HALL THEATER DURING CHARLES DICKENS' "A CHRISTMAS CAROL" PRESENTATION BY THE STAGE ACTORS’ WORKSHOP
A dramatic one-act adaptation by Bob Rini of Charles Dickens' "A Christmas Carol" will be performed by the Stage Actors' Workshop at The Freemason Hall Theater, 525 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204. Masons and their families will be admitted free. Donations will be accepted for the Indiana Masonic Temple Association Building fund. Performances will be December 7, 8, 9, 14, 15, 16, 21, 22, 23, 28, 29, and 30, 2007. Friday and Saturday performances begin at 7:30 pm, and Sunday matinees begin at 2 pm. The play will be followed by a Holiday Variety Show performed by the cast and including opportunities for audience participation. Tickets cost $12 for adults, with children 16 years-old and younger admitted free with a paying adult. The show will be directed by Michael Maloney. Call the Workshop at 634-9063 for information, directions, and reservations.
The Workshop’s stage adaptation of the Charles Dickens’ holiday classic, “A Christmas Carol” was inspired from the original novel. The well known scenes portraying all the characters are included to tell the story of the miserly employer who comes to understand the spirit of Christmas with the help of some spiritual intervention.
The Workshop’s one-act adaptation is followed, by a holiday variety show. Cast members sing, tell holiday stories, reminisce about personal holiday experiences, and along the way invite audience participation. The Stage Actors’ Workshop considers their Holiday show to be the highlight of their performance season.
The Stage Actors' Workshop is a not-for-profit community theater acting company comprised of talented people who do theater for the love of it. Their mission is to bring to the public live stage shows that are entertaining and educational at a cost that will not break the family budget. Children 16 years-old and younger are always admitted free with a paying adult. Bob Rini has served as the company’s artistic director since its inception in 1998. They offer affordable acting classes for adults and children. More information may be obtained by e-mailing them at email@example.com