December 15, 2017

ACT Presents A Christmas Carol

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Attleboro Community Theatre is thrilled to continue their 61st Season with the classic holiday tale A CHRISTMAS CAROL, adapted and directed by David Blessinger (Cumberland, RI), who is assisted by Caitlyn Lively (Attleboro, MA). Though London awaits the joyful arrival of Christmas, miserly Ebenezer Scrooge thinks it's all humbug, berating his faithful clerk and cheerful nephew for their views. Later, Scrooge encounters the ghost of his late business partner, who warns that three spirits will visit him this night. The ghosts take Scrooge on a journey through his past, present, and future in the hopes of transforming his bitterness through true Christmas spirit. The locally-based and very talented cast includes:
Dave Almeida as Ebenezer Scrooge (N. Providence, RI)
Megan Begin as The Ghost of Christmas Past (Cumberland, RI)
Cate Bergstrand as Mira (Seekonk, MA)
Julia Bozzi as Belle (Attleboro, MA)
John Burke as Brown (Attleboro, MA)
Mario Carneiro as Jacob Marley (E. Providence, RI)
Ryan DiLisio as Young Scrooge (Attleboro, MA)
Scarlett Dominici as Child 1/Want/Turkey Girl (Attleboro, MA)
Deb Gagnon as Mrs. Fezziwig (Pawtucket, RI)
Tierney Gantt as Society Collector 2 (Attleboro, MA)
Saroh Hahn as Young Adult Scrooge (Medway, MA)
Connor Hanrahan as Wilkins (Attleboro, MA)
Bethany Hernandez as Belinda Cratchit (N. Attleboro, MA)
Kevin Hernandez as Fred (N. Attleboro, MA)
Emily Lamarre as Jane (Attleboro, MA)
Bob Lively as Bob Cratchit (Attleboro, MA)
Jasia Mackey as Fan/Bar Woman (Norton, MA)
Jennifer McCann as Narrator/Guest 1 (Pawtucket, RI)
Bob Messier as The Ghost of Christmas Present (Attleboro, MA)
Matthew Moos as The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come/Fezziwig (Bourne, MA)
Tim Oravec as Child 2/Ignorance (Attleboro, MA)
Anthony Paola as the Pawn Broker (Woonsocket, RI)
Joseph Piangerelli as Tiny Tim (Attleboro, MA)
Kimmi Roche as Mrs. Cratchit (Attleboro, MA)
Jeanne Smith as Woman 1 (Norton, MA)
Lisa Stober as Guest 2/Woman 2 (Attleboro, MA)
Molly Swist as Martha (Seekonk, MA)
Abby Terrault as Society Collector 1 (Attleboro, MA)
Performances will be held at Ezekiel Bates Masonic Lodge, located at 71 North Main Street in Attleboro. Performance dates are December 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 8th, 9th, 10th, 15th, 16th, and 17th. Friday and Saturday evening performances are at 8pm, and Sunday matinees are at 2pm. Doors will open one hour prior to each performance. Tickets can be purchased at the door for $20 or $18 online via https://squareup.com/market/acttickets. Senior and student discounts apply at the door or online for $15.
Please consider reserving seats in advance of each performance by calling (508) 226-8100 or emailing AttleboroCommunityTheatreACT@gmail.com.
ACT will have a TOYS FOR TOTS donation box set up in the theater for the entire run of A CHRISTMAS CAROL. Toy donations are welcomed and encouraged.
ACT’s 61st Season is generously supported by the Massachusetts Cultural Council’s local branches, the Attleboro Cultural Council and the North Attleborough Cultural Council.

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