A CHRISTMAS CAROL At The Merchant's House Returns For The Sixth Smash Year!
In December 1867, Charles Dickens arrives in New York City for a month of sold-out performances of his beloved holiday classic, A Christmas Carol. Join Mr. Dickens, portrayed by actor John Kevin Jones, as he tells his timeless Christmas tale in the elegant intact Greek Revival parlor of the landmark 1832 Merchant's House Museum (29 East 4th Street, Manhattan). Summoners Ensemble Theatre brings their production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL back to the Merchant's House Museum for the sixth smash year in a row.
Surrounded by 19th century holiday decorations, flickering candles, and richly appointed period furnishings, audiences will be transported back 150 years in this captivating one-hour performance created from Dickens' own script. Performances run November 27 through December 29.
PRE-SHOW RECEPTION WITH MR. DICKENS! Toast the holiday season with Mr. Dickens (John Kevin Jones) in the museum's cozy mid-19th century kitchen. Guests will enjoy mulled wine, cider and a taste of traditional Dickensian Christmas fare (new this year!). Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, starting December 6. On December 23 and 24 (Christmas Eve) this event will occur between performances and guests will also be treated to Victorian carolers to add to the merriment. Look for "Preshow w/ Mr. Dickens" on the night you'd like to attend! Limited to 20 people. $30-$35
A CHRISTMAS CAROL at the MERCHANT'S HOUSE, Charles Dickens in New York, 1867, is presented by Summoners Ensemble Theatre in association with the Merchant's House Museum. Performances take place in the landmark 1832 Merchant's House Museum, New York City's only 19th century family home preserved intact, inside and out.
Tickets are available at www.SmartTix.com or by calling SmartTix.com: 212-868-4444. Regular 60-minute performances: $45 - $105. Seating is strictly limited to 50. Pre-show mulled wine, light fare, and good cheer with star John Kevin Jones: $30 - $35. For Group Sales of 10 or more, email Summoners Ensemble Theatre: firstname.lastname@example.org.