The Night Before Christmas Carol with David zum Brunnen
- Monroe Arts Center - 1315 11th St.
- 7:30 pm
Join Charles Dickens in his study for a very special night, Friday, the thirteenth, 1843. It is on this evening that Charles Dickens dreams up his idea for a ghostly little Christmas book that becomes world famous. This critically acclaimed, historically accurate, and highly humorous and spirited holiday performance, actor David zum Brunnen cleverly portrays Charles Dickens and over seventeen familiar Dickensian characters from the famous story. As Dickens composes his winter morality tale, the audience peers into the life of the real Dickens as he explains his inspirations, sharing personal and social context about himself and his celebrated classic tale.