DerryNews.com, Derry, New Hampshire

December 19, 2013

Local children act in 'A Christmas Carol'


Derry News

---- — MANCHESTER — Toni Catanzariti, Emily DeWolf, Jacob Lebroda, Brooke McLaughlin and Kayla Nelson of Derry are among the 150 children who act along with professional actors from New York in The Palace Theatre’s holiday classic, “A Christmas Carol.”

The show, which runs through Sunday, Dec. 22, opened to record crowds . The powerful story of redemption, Charles Dickens’s “A Christmas Carol,” has enchanted audiences the world over with its simple message of selfless giving.

Ebenezer Scrooge, a most unrepentant, miserly fellow, is made to see the light as he survives a merciless battery of revelations by the ghosts of his own Christmases past, present and future.

This new adaptation of Dickens’ ever popular classic fills the stage with veteran Broadway actors, lush costumes, stunning sets, music, dance, and a timeless message. With beloved traditional carols of the season included, “A Christmas Carol “ is an enchanting way to begin the holiday festivities in your community.

Tickets are available online at palacetheatre.org, by phone at 668-5588 or at the box office at 80 Hanover St., Manchester.