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DICKENS TELLS A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum

For Immediate Release

Melinda O’Brien at 914.962.3431, [email protected], www.mmpaci.com

M&M Performing Arts Company, Inc. Presents

DICKENS TELLS A CHRISTMAS CAROL at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum This December!

Mr. Dickens Tells a Christmas Carol recreates the famous performance tour by Charles Dickens in 1867 with his classic tale bringing the travails of Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit and Tiny Tim alive. Taken from the original script, actor Michael Muldoon plays Charles Dickens and tells the well-loved story in the beautifully decorated double parlors of the mansion meeting the different spirits and characters. A newspaper wrote of Dickens at the time, “He gave to every character a different voice, a different style, a different face.” We have endeavored to bring this spirit our adaptation in an historic period setting.

Performances will be on two weekends, December 13th through December 20th at 1:00 pm and 3:30 pm and is approximately 60 minutes without an intermission. Appropriate for ages 10 and up. Seating is strictly limited by social distancing guidelines. Audience members are required to wear masks during the performance. Actors will remain at least 9 feet from the audience. Tickets on sale now at bartowpellmansionmuseum.org/events/2868/. Tickets are $40 for all seats, General Admission. Visitor Information 718.885.1461. Free parking.

Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum | 895 Shore Road | Pelham Bay Park | Bronx, NY 10464 | [email protected] | 718. 885.1461 | www.bpmm.org

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About M&M Performing Arts Company, Inc.

Resident Theatre company of Lyndhurst Mansion in Tarrytown, and traveling performances in libraries, community centers bringing quality live theater to intimate spaces.