PR # 89 November 9, 2007
THEATRE AT RVCC TO PRESENT A CHRISTMAS CAROL
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present the Nebraska Theatre Caravan?s staging of A Christmas Carol , Saturday, December 1, at 7 p.m.
The performance is part of the Theatre?s Major Artists Series . Tickets cost $35 and $40.
Welcome to the London of Charles Dickens, artfully created by the Nebraska Theatre Caravan. The period?s chilling poverty and luxurious wealth both serve as a thrilling backdrop to this stage production, which weaves the spellbinding fable of a man who is given the rarest of gifts: the chance to change. A beloved theatrical tradition since 1979, the production has delighted thousands of audience members with a staging of the story that captures the warmth, the wisdom and the joy of the season.
For the fourth year in a row, Courier News readers voted The Theatre at RVCC as the ?Best of the Best? in 2007 in the ?Playhouse/Theater? category. This season the Theatre will present the Major Artists Series ; the 16th annual Merck Series , made possible by a generous grant from The Merck Company Foundation; School-Time Performances , a series for teachers and their students; the Family Series , for families with children ages eight and older; and the Sampler Series , a series of transformational events for youngsters age four and older and their families.
A variety of subscribers? packages are available for all Theatre series. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the Box Office, 908-725-3420, or order online at www.rvccArts.org . Senior citizen, student and group discounts are also available for a variety of performances.
RVCC, located on Route 28 and Lamington Road in North Branch, NJ, and serving Somerset and Hunterdon County residents for close to 40 years, offers more than 80 associate degrees and certificates. In addition, customized training programs and non-credit courses are available for those seeking personal and professional development.
The College is committed to offering a quality and affordable education through effective teaching, liaisons with the community?s businesses and state-of-the-art technology. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .