For the delight of audiences aged 5 to 105, Theater for the New City, 155 First Ave., will present Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theatre (CAMT) in "A Christmas Carol, Oy! Hanukkah, Merry Kwanzaa" from December 19 to January 5. The show is an adaptation of Dickens' classic with Old World accents and New World inclusiveness. Adapted, directed and reinvented by Vit Horejs, it features over 30 puppets by Milos Kasal including a quartet of Rockettes in Slovak, Moravian and Ruthenian folk costumes and holiday songs in Czech, English, Hebrew, Slovak, Spanish and Swahili.
Schedule: Dec. 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, Jan. 2, 3, 4, 5. Thursdays through Saturdays at 8:00 PM, matinees Saturdays & Sundays at 3:00 PM.
Come dressed as character of Dickens' Christmas Carol or any seasonal holiday and use discount code SCROOGE for $2 off all tickets (advance sale and box office).
About the Company: Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theatre
CAMT) is dedicated to the preservation and presentation of traditional and not-so-traditional puppetry. As new immigrants from Prague, we wanted to create a theatre company based on the well-known marionette traditions of Central Europe, where puppetry has a strong and creative history.
Dec. 19, 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, Jan. 2, 3, 4, 5.
Thursdays through Saturdays at 8:00 PM, matinees Saturdays & Sundays at 3:00 PM. :
Theater: Theater for the New City
Address: 155 First Avenue
Cost:Tickets $18 gen. adm., $12 seniors/students/kids
Buy Tickets Online or Call: Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006