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The Muppet Christmas Carole~Crystal Christmas Movie
December 7 @ 6:00 pm
On Christmas Eve, in 19th Century London, Charles Dickens (played by Gonzo the Great) and his friend Rizzo act as narrators throughout the film. Ebenezer Scrooge (Michael Caine), a surly money-lender, does not share the merriment of Christmas. Scrooge rejects his nephew Fred’s invitation to Christmas dinner, dismisses two gentlemen collecting money for charity, and tosses a wreath at a carol singing Bean Bunny. His loyal employee Bob Cratchit (played by Kermit the Frog) and the other bookkeepers request to have Christmas Day off since there will be no business for Scrooge on the day, to which he reluctantly agrees. Scrooge leaves for home while the bookkeepers celebrate Christmas. In his house, Scrooge encounters the ghosts of his late business partners Jacob and Robert Marley (played by Statler and Waldorf), who warn him to repent his wicked ways or he will be condemned in the afterlife like they were, informing him that three spirits will visit him during the night.
The Muppet Christmas Carol is a 1992 American musical fantasy comedy-drama filmstars Michael Caine as Ebenezer Scrooge, alongside Muppet performers Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson, and Frank Oz portraying various roles.
Suggested donation for admission: $5 to CoVantage Cares Foundation for matching funds
Crystal Theatre is excited to announce that it has been selected by the CoVantage Cares Foundation for a matching funds grant fundraiser. The fundraiser kicks off on Giving Tuesday, November 27th, and runs till December 11th. CoVantage Cares Foundations, Inc. supports efforts to improve the quality of life and long-term viability of communities served by CoVantage Credit Union. CoVantage believes that the Crystal Theater is doing just that!
The CoVantage Cares Foundation is designed to serve the entire CoVantage community. Crystal Theatre contributes to our immediate and regional community. All contributions during the two weeks will be matched dollar for dollar – doubling our local effort. The matching funds grant gives the community an opportunity to say how big the foundation’s grant should be.