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Sun Coast Gondolier Newspaper Archives Dec 12 1977, Page 5

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Sun Coast Gondolier (Newspaper) - December 12, 1977, Venice, FloridaA Kukal a in j v to kit Iii Ehe Iseini Lis ii us Tco to la asolo presents a Christmas Carol Gering the message across the greater Englewood emergency radio association a new organization sends greetings to the area residents through the giant Christmas Board at Christmas card Lane sponsored by the Young women s club of Englewood. The Lane is located on sooth Indiana ave. . 775 South of the Englewood Bank and will be open each Day from dusk to 10 . Weekdays and until Midnight saturday and sunday through december 31. Drive through and get the spirit i photo by Craig Nelson Long Long ago before grandmother was a Little girl an English author wrote a Story about a mean old miser who cried a Bah Humbug Quot whenever the word Christmas was mentioned. The author was Charles Dickens. The novelette was a a Christmas the miser who becomes the epitome of the Christmas spirit is Ebeneezer Scrooge. Today 134 years after its first publication a a Christmas Carol is As much a part of our Christmas tradition As Are Holly Mistletoe and peace Good will towards men. An imaginative yet True to be original stage version of Charles Dickens a a Christmas Carol will open a 21-performance run at asolo stage two the state theater a exciting downtown playhouse Friday december 16. Complete with Marley tiny Tim the Cra chit family the ghosts of Christmas past present and future and of course Scrooge himself asolo stage two so a Christmas Carol is filled with All of Dickens warmth humor characterization and characters yet Only seven actors depict a a cast of a this adaption by David Ball and David Feldshuh is particularly appealing to All Ages because through the medium of mime and other Story theater techniques it lets the imagination run free providing an experience much More vivid and satisfying than any conventional film or Stap version could provide a says its director Don Gaughf assistant to asolo artistic director Robert Strane. Gaughf brings directorial acting and teaching experience from the St. Simons Island players the Jekyll Island music theatre flu and Georgia Southern to this new production. David s. Howard guest artist in residence for the asolo flu conservatory of acting stars As Ebeneezer Scrooge. An asolo Veteran of three seasons Howard counts Abe in asolo stage two so Knock Knock a general St. Be in a Waltz of the Toreador a and Duffy in a win with Wheeler among favorite roles Here. His impressive list of credits include seasons with the new Jersey and Champlain Shakespeare festivals plus tvs a a visions series. The Young asolo company members featured in a a Christmas Carol Are Joseph Reed who was the father who got sacked in a Scapino a and Montfleury in a Cyrano de Bergerac a Angela Lloyd who played sister Claire in a a Cyrano James St. Clair Carlo the bum in a Scapino a Carolyn Blackinton recently from the actor studio of Detroit and Hilberry classic repertory theatre and Evan Parry joining the group from Shakespeare in Delaware Park theatre. Completing the cast is Sarasota smiles Larsen As tiny Tim. Young Larsen previously was seen on asolo a stage As Winthrop paroo in a the music or. And mrs. Fay Lemeadows of Venice Are asolo Angel co or users of a a christinas design and production credits go to Jeff Dean for scenery Martin Petlock for lighting Bert Taylor for sound and Porter Anderson for stage management. The opening night performance on december 16, we a feature a meet the cast Christmas party following the show with in tickets priced at $7.50. Further evening performances Are scheduled from december 17 through december 30, with mondays and december 24 dark. Matinees Are scheduled for december 17, 18, 20, 21, 23, 27, 28, 30 and the closing performance on december 31. Reserved seats Are priced at $4 and $3, with children student rates at $3 and $2. Students also May receive any remaining seats in the House at curtain time for Only $1. Asolo stage two is located at 1247 first Street Between . 41 and Coconut in downtown Sarasota. For tickets visit the Box office there or phone 813 365-0100. For free i hot dogs a Popcorn i peanuts Toque Abai amp to to see monday Nite football giant 8 screen Dallas is. San Francisco at the cabaret lounge Venice motor inn 455 n. Venice by Poss 48s-5411 concert on wednesday the Venice Campus auditorium will present its annual Christmas concert on wednesday dec. 14 at 8 15 . At the Venice Campus auditorium on Turin St. Hartley Haines will direct. The Public is invited and there is no charge or ticket needed for admission. The program is As follows prelude and dance Robert Eley symphony no. 7, Beethoven Barbara Auen variations Adam Carse finale for symphony orchestra Vaclav Nelhybel selections from Shaft Issac Hayes stardust Hoagy Carmichael the Way we were Marvin h Hamlish Nadia a theme Perry Botkin or. Christmas Medley John Cacavas. To the army Reserve. Part of what you earn is Pride. Two s company elks club new year s eve for reservations 466-2060 a a Square dancing a a All Square dancers Are invited to join us at the clubhouse in country club estates. Have a great time dancing on the Only parquet Wood floor in the area. Call 488-8591. A a every wednesday a a Snowbird workshop mainstream plus level 7 15 to 8 00 . Mainstream plus level Square dancing 8 00 to 10 00 . A a every thursday a a beginners class 6 00 to 8 00 . Mainstream fun level Square dancing 8 00 to 10 00 . Ken Cucore caller it it co or to service and antennas 484-3428 Russ it bit italian restaurant Venice a finest italian restaurant serving lunch amp dinner sandwiches a salads a variety of dinners pizza a plus your favorite Beer or wine 11 30am-9 00pm closed tues. Rialto shopping Center 485-4474 �?oyou1l love our seafood Quot Golden Apple Golden Apple dinner theotre dec. 6 thru Jan. 15 the charming musical Quot she loves me Quot 5 percent senior citizen discount for wed. And sat. Matinees a to. Imit Lappell Avi Sarasota i Servit Loiis 366-5454 United first Federal savings Cert Cates earn i Iest interest comp ended a we serve from 11 . Daily informal and inexpensive seafood dinners and takeout lounge Michelob on tap three convenient locations Sarasota 7250 s. Tamami Trail . 41 St. Petersburg a 4200 34th St. S . 19 a Clearwater 2400 a uhf to by blvd. Hwy. 60 for a work free Holiday. it Zajk out to mimed Dot aet to whole plump tender roast Turkev oven fresh pies available at extra Cost plenty of Giblet delicious Pecan dressing Bradenton Morrison a 6ihav�e.w. The cafeteria Rae Aurant at Bayshore gent she ctr tender roast turkeys �16.95 $27.95 11 to 12 pounds 22 to 24 pounds pre cooked weight pre looked weight All Juda Grade a turkeys with generous Servings of Morrison a famous dressing and Giblet Gravy. Oven fresh pies select from a wide variety of delicious family favourites like custard Apple pumpkin and Pecan. 756-0693 Sarasota Venice in Sarasota so . 41 by pass 922-9691 at Bird boy Plaza 485-1300 Ond throughout Florida Ond the Southa Ost. Rte jul fictions san if i i Rtin in s n Fri incl i surf unt an Sulik t t in .1 mint it so >4nalt\ plus i Ihil tii 111 us of Iii it Sulu the Froid Chr la i Iun inn of inc h Rin on Chr ii Novim withdraw n. These plans Are offered for a limited time Only other excellent savings plans available the interest Check a month plan is available on All certificate or flexible savings plan balances Over $5,000. There is no finer place to save in Southwest Florida. You Are invited to visit your nearest United first Federal office where you can be better off financially. 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