A CHRISTMAS CAROL will Will Rhys
- Date: December 11, 2021
- Time: 07:00 PM - 08:00 PM
- Location: Denmark Arts Center, Denmark, ME
We will be following current CDC guidelines for this performance.
Mr. Will Rhys returns with his one-man adaptation of Dickens’s magical tale “A Christmas Carol”. Will creates this unique production in which he weaves together the joy of story-telling with his skills as an actor to bring each character vividly to life.
Rhys has had an extensive career as an actor and director, appearing in shows from Broadway to off-Broadway to off-off-Broadway and has performed and created roles at regional theaters across the country including Cleveland Play House, Milwaukee Repertory Theater and National Theatre of the Deaf. He served as artistic director at Cleveland Play House, where he appeared in more than 30 plays and directed over 25 productions. Recently, he was honored with induction into Cleveland Play House’s Hall of Fame.
Mr. Rhys is a founding member of National Theatre of the Deaf and was appointed an artistic director of the company in 1992. From 2001 to 2008 he served as education director for Goodspeed Musicals in East Haddam, Connecticut and was the librarian for Goodspeed Musical’s Scherer Library of Musical Theatre, which houses the second largest collection of musical theater material in the United States.
In Maine, where Mr. Rhys now makes his home, he has directed at Theater at Monmouth and appeared in productions with Freeport Shakespeare Festival, American Irish Repertory Ensemble, Portland Stage Company and Good Theater. At Good Theater he was lauded for his performance of the role of Gunner in “The Outgoing Tide,” and his “A Christmas Carol” is among Good Theater on Tour’s offerings.
Denmark Arts Center50 W Main St
Denmark, ME ME 04022
Denmark Arts CenterSusan Beane