LBSC Presents Orson Welles' 1939 Radio Script of A Christmas Carol -- 3 Performances Only! Dec 20, 21 & 22! With live music and sound effects performed by the cast, LBSC will present this holiday classic in the 1939 live radio tradition, in front of an audience, webcasting live on our website. Showtimes are Friday and Saturday, December 20th and 21st, at 8pm, Sunday, December 22nd at 2pm. All tickets are $10.00. Performances are at the Richard Goad Theatre, 4250 Atlantic, in Long Beach. Before there was television, there was Lionel Barrymore every year on the radio as Ebenezer Scrooge, with a script written and narrated by Orson Welles. LBSC has revived this annual ritual and, for the second year in a row, will be performing this script before a live audience. Click on the title above to read more or to buy tickets.
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