A Christmas Carol
Performed by Perseverance Productions
Monday, December 5, 2022 | 7:30 p.m.
John and Alice Butler Hall - Reserved Seating
Adapted and directed by Clayton Phillips and based on the novel by Charles Dickens, this adaptation of the ever-popular classic fills the stage with a cast of 16 professional actors, lush costumes, stunning sets and puppetry, song and dance, a heavy dose of humor, and a timeless message. Phillips' award-winning directorial credits include directing Kiss of the Spider Woman, Cabaret, and Chicago.
Twenty-six beloved traditional carols of the season are woven throughout this original production of A Christmas Carol, accompanied by live instruments onstage including guitar, violin, and flute. New Hampshire-based Perseverance Productions has been spreading cheer across the country with this annual holiday tour. According to the company's website, "As the British writer Samuel Johnson wrote, 'Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance.'"
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Free pre-show activities include a Bisignano Art Gallery lecture and reception at 6:00 p.m. and Tuba Christmas at 6:30 p.m.
Public: $31 - $49 | UD Affiliates: $26 - $44 | Child: $26
Page to Stage
Dubuque County Libraries
The Page to Stage partnership between the Dubuque County Libraries and Heritage Center is back! Celebrate your own past, present, and future with a scrapbooking program. Bring your own pictures, and we'll have washi tape, gel pens, stickers, and more. Each child who attends will receive a free ticket to A Christmas Carol at Heritage Center (with the purchase of an adult ticket). This program is for all ages. Older siblings and adults welcome.
Tuesday, November 15, at 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. - Epworth Branch
Thursday, November 17, at 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. - Asbury Branch
Friday, November 18, at 4:30 - 5:30 p.m. - Farley Branch
Pre-registration is required. To register, call 563.582.0008 or click here. Deadline to register is November 8, 2022.
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