A CHRISTMAS CAROL EXPERIENCE
DEC 20-29, 2019
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@ Burr Mansion, 739 Old Post Rd, Fairfield
FREE PARKING at 725 Old Post Rd (Independence Hall)
Presented by Fairfield Center Stage & the Fairfield Museum
Adapted from the Charles Dickens’ novel & Directed by Christy McIntosh-Newsom
New Music and Lyrics, Arrangements, Music Director: Clay Zambo;
“A Christmas Carol Experience,” a new adaptation of the Dickens classic, will be an immersive theatrical experience that will take the audience through the many rooms of the historic Burr Mansion as they follow Ebeneezer Scrooge and the Three Ghosts on their journey. The evening will also feature a choir singing carols and dancing at Fezziwig’s party.
This one-hour-long version will be limited to 32 guests per show, and promises to be a unique, intimate, and unforgettable experience.
IMPORTANT: Burr Mansion is a historical site with no elevator and significant portions of the play take place on the second floor. Patrons will need to be able to ascend and descend a flight of stairs for this production. Patrons will be standing for the entire play (approx 60 min). For those patrons with ADA limitations that may prevent ascending/descending stairs, the production will be offering a free open rehearsal sometime in early December, exact date and location tba. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 203.416.6446 (vm) to request more info as it develops.
Tickets, which also include figgy pudding and hot cider served during the play, are $35 for adults and teens (13+), and a limited # of lower-priced tickets ($20) will be allocated for each performance for children 12 and under. Patrons 21+ have the option to ‘spike’ their cider with rum or whiskey for an additional $5.
Groups of 20+ can host an exclusive VIP performance as a special holiday party event for up to 30 of your friends/family. Email email@example.com for more info.
The performance schedule for A Christmas Carol Experience is as follows:
Fridays Dec 20 & 27 @ 6:30pm & 8:30pm, Saturdays Dec 21 & 28 @ 12pm, 2pm, 6pm, & 8pm; and Sundays Dec 22 & 29 @ 12pm, 2pm & 4pm, as well as Thursday Dec 26 @ 6:30pm and 8:30pm. An exclusive private performance is available on Dec 19 @ 8:30pm (great for company/organization holiday party option!), inquiries please email firstname.lastname@example.org
EBENEEZER SCROOGE: Steve Benko, THE GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PAST: Sana “Prince” Sarr, THE GHOST OF CHRISTMAS PRESENT: Matthew Casey, THE GHOST OF CHRISTMAS YET-TO-COME: Robert Alexander, JACOB MARLEY: Peter Haynes, BOB CRATCHIT: Bill Warncke, MRS. CRATCHIT: Anne Collin*/Lisa Dahlstrom**, PETER CRATCHIT: Nicky Faustini*/Nicholas Ferreira**, MARTHA CRATCHIT: Jenny Silence*/Nora Watson**, BELINDA CRATCHIT: Cassidy Meehan*/Ainsley Dahlstrom**, TINY TIM: Bridget Brennan*/Suraya Noonan**, FRED: Garth West, LILY: Brittany McVey, LILY’S SISTER: Emma Portnay, STOCKS: Virgil Watson, BONDS: Dainelle Testori-Gartner, MR. FEZZIWIG: Kellen Schult, MRS. FEZZIWIG: Lindsay Reuter, MISS FEZZIWG: Olivia Desy, BELLE: Adelaide Meny, BOY SCROOGE: Rita Watson, FAN: Sophie Pennock-Collins*/Ainsley Novin**, MRS. DILBER: Kelley Wright, OLD JOE: James Hisey, TURKEY BOY: Ali Sarr*/Nikki Adorante**, WANT & IGNORANCE: Emery Holden & CJ Newsom, GHOST GUIDES: Emily Seanor, Genevieve Seanor, Johanna Jackson, Timothy Smith, CAROLERS: Marnie Kruse, Krista Watson, Benjamin Brennan
*Team ‘Cider’ will perform on:
weekend 1: Fri 12/20 @ 6:30pm & 8:30pm; Sat 12/21 @ 6pm @ 8pm;
weekend 2: Thurs 12/26 @ 6:30pm & 8:30pm; Sat 12/28 @ 12pm & 2pm; Sun 12/29 @ 2pm & 4pm
**Team ‘Figgy Pudding’ will perform on:
weekend 1: Sat 12/21 @ 12pm & 2pm; Sun 12/22 @ 12pm, 2pm & 4pm;
weekend 2: Fri 12/27 @ 6:30pm & 8:30pm; Sat 12/28 @ 6pm & 8pm; Sun 12/29 @ 12pm
Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?
The show is great for all ages (infants not recommended / no strollers allowed on the tour).
Must be 21+ to purchase alcoholic beverages (ID required)
What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Free adjacent parking at Town Hall Annex, 725 Post Road for GPS. There are two disabled/accessible parking spots behind Burr Mansion, please email us if you require access. email@example.com
What should I bring into the event?
(1) Coats/jackets/gloves/scarves (weather permitting, a short 5-7 minute section of the play occurs outside); coat check is available for the indoor portion of the play.
(2) ID, if 21+ and desiring to 'spike' your apple cider with rum or whiskey
What's the refund policy?
No refunds with the exception of an unforseen cancellation of a performance, in that case a full refund will be processed if you aren't able to attend a different or rescheduled performance. Due to the popularity of this event, we are unable to honor ticket/performance exchange requests. Please double-check performance date/time/cast list before purchase.