Theater: Musicals

'An Advent Carol'

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Company

The Xavier Company
Carol Ferrone, Gerard DeMan, Christopher Tefft.

Production Description

Casting "An Advent Carol," a musical written by J.S. Percorella that retells the Christmas Story in a unique and inspiring way. It is directed by Christopher Tefft and produced by The Xavier Company, a Christian Theater Company that explores themes of faith and social justice and tours the Tri-State area.

Rehearsal and Production Dates & Locations

Rehearses Oct. 18-Nov. 15 (3 evenings per week) in NYC; performs Nov. 29-Dec. 22 in the Tri-State area.

Compensation & Union Contract Details

Stipend provided for each performance.

Auditions

Seeking submissions from: New York, NY Sign up or Log In to apply.

About The Xavier Company

The Xavier Company is an ecumenical Christian Theater Company that was founded in 1982 for the purpose of spreading the gospel through the performing arts and exploring themes of spirituality and social justice. The company has performed in theaters, churches, hospitals, nursing homes, and prisons. Comprised of professionally trained actors, singers and dancers, their productions are created through strong ensemble work. Actors from all faiths are welcome.

About the Project

Directed by Christopher Tefft and produced by The Xavier Company, a Christian Theater Company, "An Advent Carol" explores themes of faith and social justice and tours the Tri-State area. The Xavier Company is proud to present a musical drama for the Christmas Season: An Advent Carol This play takes audiences on a journey from the Annunciation to the Flight into Egypt. The characters of Mary, Joseph, Anna, Joachim, Elizabeth and the Magi are masterfully crafted as genuine people who struggle with hopes and dreams, fears and doubts. The dialogue is both compelling and witty while the uplifting musical selections of Anne Holland and Laurence Rosania fill the performance with joyful energy. An Advent Carol offers a message of hope and freedom to the alienated and oppressed and stretches far beyond the traditional Christmas pageant.