V.26 No.51 | 12/21/2017
A Stake of Holly Through the Heart
A Christmas Carol takes the stage at Popejoy
Scott Severance, the founding artistic director and actor assuming the iconic role of Scrooge, spoke with us about the lasting resonance of A Christmas Carol.
V.25 No.48 | 12/01/2016
Best in Snow
Thursday, Dec 8: Jacob Marley’s Christmas Carol
A retelling of the classic tale from the messenger's perspective.
V.20 No.12 | 3/24/2011
Like the Dickens
Little thieves steal the show
Oliver! is a sad story.
But watching Oliver!, aside for a few key moments, isn’t sad. It’s heartwarming, and it’s sweet, and once the plot picks up and all the main actors are introduced, it’s pretty much fantastic. Such is the way of catchy songs and lovable characters—they obscure the grim and the grime.