A Christmas Carol held over to December 23

Belfry adds four new performances to its current run.

Thursday, December 10, 2015 — Victoria, BC... the Belfry Theatre announced today that it will extend its current run of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol (adapted and directed by Belfry Artistic Director Michael Shamata) to Wednesday, December 23.

A Christmas Carol was scheduled to close on Sunday, December 20 but ticket sales have been very healthy and most of the original performances are sold out or are close to being sold out.

Holdover Performance Schedule (December 21 - 23, 2015)
Monday, December 21 at 7:30 pm
Tuesday, December 22 at 7:30 pm
Wednesday, December 23 at 1 pm (Matinee)
Wednesday, December 23 at 7:30 pm

Ticket Information
Tickets for the holdover performances of A Christmas Carol range from $34 to $44 (plus GST) at 250-385-6815 or online at https://tickets.belfry.bc.ca.

The show is recommended for children age six and up. Elementary and High School students get half price tickets, and university and college students get 25% off their tickets.

Audience Notes
A Christmas Carol contains the use of stage haze and fog, and strobe lighting. The show runs approximately 2 hours, including one 15-minute intermission.

Mustard Seed Donations
During the run of A Christmas Carol, we encourage patrons to bring a non-perishable food item to put under the Christmas tree for the Mustard Seed Food Bank.

The Belfry’s sponsors for A Christmas Carol are The Co-operators, the Fairmont Empress Hotel, The Ocean and KiSS 103.1.

The Belfry’s 40th Anniversary Season Sponsors are Thrifty Foods, Times Colonist, Cook’s Day Off, and Helijet. Our public funders are the Canada Council for the Arts, the Province of British Columbia, British Columbia Arts Council, CRD Arts Development and the City of Victoria.

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Media Contact
Mark Dusseault
Director of Marketing & Communications
Belfry Theatre
250-385-6835
pr@belfry.bc.ca

Kyle Atlas Stahl and Abby Baker in A Christmas Carol / Photos by Don Craig
L- R:  Anton Lipovetsky, Celine Stubel, Jessica Hickman, John Han, Geoffrey Ewert, Amanda Lisman, Tom McBeath, Brian Linds, Gerry Mackay and Jan Wood in A Christmas Carol / Photos by Don Craig
Geoffrey Ewert, Brian Linds and Jan Wood in A Christmas Carol / Photos by Don Craig