This retelling of the Charles Dickens classic is filled with warmth, humor, music and holiday cheer. Wealthy miser Ebenezer Scrooge greets every Christmas with a Bah, Humbug. That all changes when he is visited by three holiday spirits who reveal to him his misguided past, reclusive present and tragic future, helping him to realize the errors of his ways and to embrace the kindness and generosity in his heart. Recommended for grades 1-12.November 29 - December 24, 20197pm Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays3pm Saturdays & SundaysAdults $30 Students $15www.MetropolisArts.comBox Office: 847-577-2121
Ages: Recommended for grades 1-12
News About A Christmas Carol at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
League of Chicago Theatres to Release Holiday Theatre Guide Featuring Goodman Theatre, Drury Lane Theatre & More
November 08, 2022
Chicago theatres will present a wide variety of festive plays, musicals, dance, and comedy offerings this Holiday season. In support, the League of Chicago Theatres will create a comprehensive Holiday Theatre Guide that will be available for distribution in mid-November.
TUTA Theatre Announces New Artistic Leadership Team
November 07, 2022
TUTA Theatre has announced that Aziza Macklin, Aileen Wen McGroddy and Jacqueline Stone will be the company’s new Co-Artistic Directors effective November 1, 2022. Together they will plan, program and lead the company’s 20th season in Chicago.
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre Announces HIGHER AND HIGHER with Chester Gregory and More for Fall Lineup
October 15, 2022
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre has announced its new lineup of comedy, tribute concerts, Theatre for Young Audiences performances, holiday shows, and more, playing thru December 2022.
Tickets Available For The Tortoise and the Hare: Sensory Friendly Performance Presented By Metropolis
August 20, 2022
Metropolis begins its popular youth programming series Stories in Action! with Sensory Friendly (October 15, 2022) and School Group (October 10-14, 2022) performances of The Tortoise and the Hare.
Second City Presents IT'S A WILD, WACKY, WONDERFUL LIFE At Metropolis
November 15, 2021
Chicago's legendary sketch comedy theatre The Second City presents the perfect addition to your holiday season: It's a Wild, Wacky Wonderful Life at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre December 18-31, 2021.
Everyone's Favorite Funny Nun Returns To Metropolis With CHRISTMAS BINGO: IT'S A HO-HO-HOLY NIGHT
November 11, 2021
Vicki Quade's interactive holiday hit Christmas Bingo: It's a Ho- Ho-Holy Night returns to Metropolis Performing Arts Centre December 20, 2021.
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre Presents A CHRISTMAS CAROL
October 29, 2021
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre presents the family-friendly, holiday classic A Christmas Carol December 2-24, 2021.
Metropolis' Brookes Ebetsch To Guest On Radio's It's Showtime With Rikki Lee
August 30, 2021
On Friday September 3, Brookes Ebetsch, Executive Operations Director of Metropolis Performing Arts Center, will join radio host Rikki Lee Travolta on 101.5 FM to discuss the theater company's 2021-2022 season.
THE ELEPHANT MAN Announced At Raue Center
April 16, 2019
Williams Street Repertory, McHenry County's growing professional theatre company, is excited to announce its upcoming production of Bernard Pomerance's "The Elephant Man" at Raue Center For The Arts. This moving drama based on the life of John Merrick opens on May 3, 2019 and runs select dates through May 19, 2019.
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What shows have played recently at Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
World’s Greatest Dad featuring Jimmy Carrane (11/23/22-11/23/22)
80s Night Out (11/19/22-11/19/22)
Mulberry Street, A Billy Joel Experience (11/18/22-11/18/22)
Matilda JR (11/10/22-11/12/22)
Rick Lindy’s Tribute to Roy Orbison (11/4/22-11/4/22)
Deep Love: A Ghostly Rock Opera (10/28/22-10/29/22)
The Second City’s Jingle Bell Ruckus (10/19/22-12/31/22)
Higher and Higher: A Rock ‘n Soul Party with Chester Gregory (10/19/22-10/19/22)
80s Night Out (10/12/22-10/12/22)
Four Funny Females Comedy Jam (10/5/22-10/5/22)