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York College Theatre presents “A Christmas Carol” matinee on Dec. 10

November 21, 2016
The York College of Pennsylvania sign on main campus

York College’s Theatre Division presents the annual student matinee of the classic story “A Christmas Carol.” The community performance is Dec.  10 at 10 a.m. in the Waldner Performing Arts Center in the Humanities Center. Tickets are free, but require a reservation. Reservations can be made at Eventbrite.com or by calling 717-600-3868.

Based on the novel by Charles Dickens, the story has been adapted for stage by Assistant Professor of Theatre Suzanne Delle and is directed by Harrisburg-based actor Dan Burke. Burke has a long background of directing in local theatres. His credits include “The Laramie Project” for Theatre Harrisburg, “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead” for The Gamut Theatre, and he has created an original stage combat show “Fight to the Last Gasp, Cry Havoc.”

Freshman Michael Calabro, a first-year mass communications major from Paupack, plays Ebenezer Scrooge in the cast of twenty.

A private college located in southcentral Pennsylvania, York College offers more than 50 baccalaureate majors in professional programs, the sciences and humanities to its 4,400 undergraduate students. The College also offers master's programs in business, education and nursing, and a doctorate in nursing practice. York College students enjoy a high-quality education that emphasizes practical application and a community invested in their success. The College provides a personal plan to help students focus their passions and attain their goals so they are prepared for a lifetime of meaningful careers – ready to meet the challenges of their profession and feeling confident and proud of their achievements.