PR # 89 November 11, 2008
A CHRISTMAS CAROL TO BE PERFORMED AT RVCC
The Theatre at Raritan Valley Community College (RVCC) in North Branch will present Nebraska Theatre Caravan?s staging of the holiday classic A Christmas Carol , Friday, December 5, at 7 p.m.
The performance is part of the Theatre?s Merck Series , made possible by a generous grant from The Merck Company Foundation. Tickets cost $37 and $42.
Welcome to the England of Charles Dickens. Both chilling poverty and luxurious wealth 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, Nebraska Theatre Caravan?s production of A Christmas Carol has delighted thousands of audience members with a staging of the story that captures the warmth, the wisdom and the joy of the Christmas holiday season. This Christmas Carol is a holiday gift like no other.
For the fifth year in a row, Courier News readers voted The Theatre at RVCC as the ?Best of the Best? in 2008 in the ?Playhouse/Theater? category.
This season The Theatre at RVCC is presenting the Major Artists Series ; the 17th annual Merck Series ; School-Time Performances , a series for teachers and students grades pre-K to 12; the Family Series , a series of events designed specially for families with older children; and the Sampler Series , a series of transformational events for children and their families. The 2008-2009 season also offers a new series, Tuesdays with Stories , which features great American literature performed by solo actors from The American Place Theatre.
Subscriptions are available. 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 40 years, offers more than 90 associate degrees and certificates. For further information, visit www.raritanval.edu .