ROI Presents "Mr. Scrooge's Christmas" Nov. 15
Get into the holiday spirit with ROI’s production this weekend. Richland Opportunities, Inc. Foundation of Sidney is hosting local actor and director Arch Ellwein who is working with ROI staff and individuals to produce a Family and Friends show, which will be presented at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 15th at the Sidney Middle School Auditorium. Ellwein said, “We’ve done three shows in the past. The first was in the summer of 2006 and everyone was pleased how it turned out. We’ve had a lot of fun rehearsing for this show.”
The show is entitled “Mr. Scrooge’s Christmas”. It is an adaptation of Charles Dicken’s famous “A Christmas Carol” by Thomas Hischak. The timeless tory of Ebenezer Scrooge who is visited by the ghost of his former partner Jacob Marley and three spirits changes Scrooge’s attitude towards Christmas.
The cast will include Chad Richards, Jon Foster, Stephanie Sturgis, Shelly Schaubel, Brock Mjolness, Meghan Erickson, Dallas Haugen, Kari Iversen, Caitlyn Pope, Keli Luttrell, Destiny Bear Comes Out, and Edie Brademeyer.
“Mr. Scrooge’s Christmas” is presented by special arrangement with Pioneer Drama Service, Inc. of Englewood, Colorado.
The show will be appropriate for all ages. “We’ll be there to have fun and we invite everybody to join us,” said Ellwein. A freewill donation will be requested at the door; otherwise the show will have free admission. All money donated will go to the ROI Foundation.
For more information contact Arch Ellwein at 1-800-482-5109 or 1-406-488-5109.