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Program Information

Program name: A CHRISTMAS CAROL: A solo performance of Dickens' classic holiday tale
Program category: Performing Arts- Storytelling
Performing Arts- Theater
Performing Arts- Literary Artists
Program length: 65 minutes
Audience level: Family
Audience size: 10 - 150+
Program description: North Shore Theatre Group presents Greg Oliver Bodine in A CHRISTMAS CAROL -- a solo, stage adaptation of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale. This published, critically acclaimed one-man play is enacted by Dickens himself and is based on the condensed version of the novel he used on his historic reading tours of the United States. Adapted here to offer a unique theatrical experience. One actor. One hour! Suitable for Ages 8 - Adult. Perfect for the Holiday season! 'Charming...Children will be captivated!' --The New York Times. A CHRISTMAS CAROL is being offered as part of NSTG's SOLO CLASSICS Performance Series. The program combines elements of classic literature, drama and storytelling in a solo, narrative performance format, which is designed to give audiences an exciting, live, theatrical experience that is at once immersive, enlightening and educational. Available for bookings at tri-state libraries November 29 - December 21, 2017.
Space/special requirements: A CHRISTMAS CAROL is adaptable to just about any size room. (minimum performing space requirement: 15'D x 20'W). The show also does NOT require a stage -- but if you have one, great!
Travel restrictions: None -- we perform anywhere in New York State!
Program fee: $501- $1000
Is this fee negotiable? No
Mileage included? No
If no, cost per mile: $0.50
Notes about the fee: $500 fee for all libraries. Fee subject to additional gas / mileage allowance of 50 cents per round trip mile from zip code 11771. $180 overnight lodging allowance (2 persons / 1 night) must be added for venues over one hundred sixty (160) mile radius of zip code 11771. Multiple show / combined program discounts available -- please call or email us for details.
Other notes: A CHRISTMAS CAROL travels with a small set, simple lighting / sound equipment, costume, props and a person (stage manager) to run the equipment. We also provide to ALL libraries in advance: media design (press release, publicity photos [i.e. jpegs], color 8.5x11 poster and playbill). Please visit to see photos, booking availability, rave reviews and ringing endorsements regarding the excellent quality and value of this and other SOLO CLASSICS programs.
Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Long Island
Program last updated: 01/28/2017
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: Greg Oliver Bodine North Shore Theatre Group
Phone: 516-922-3897
Mailing address: P.O. Box 488
Oyster Bay, NY 11771
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Julia L. Butterfield Memorial Library (Putnam), Huntington Public Library (Suffolk), Jericho Public Library (Nassau), Riverhead Free Library (Suffolk), Ruth Keeler Memorial Library (Westchester)
Contact information for New York State Public Libraries
Performer information last updated: 01/28/2017


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