Stories tagged: Charles Dickens
Sun., Dec. 25, 2016
Orlando R. Barone: ‘A Christmas Carol’ still rings true
Christmas, well understood, frees us from the insanity of accumulating without end in order to ensure against the horror of destitution
Wed., Dec. 25, 2013
Who suffers by his ill whims? Himself, always.
Shawn Vestal has the day off. This other guy is filling in.
Sun., Dec. 16, 2012
Makeover gives Dickens’ London home new life
LONDON – Charles Dickens’ London home has gone from “Bleak House” to “Great Expectations.” For years, the four-story brick row house where the author lived with his young family was …
Thu., Nov. 1, 2012
CV High School stages ‘Nicholas Nickleby’
The drama department at Central Valley High School, 821 S. Sullivan Road, will present Charles Dickens’ “Nicholas Nickleby” today, Friday, Saturday, Monday and Tuesday. Shows start at 7:30 p.m. Tickets …
Sat., Dec. 19, 2009
The making of a Scrooge
Charles Dickens wrote “A Christmas Carol” 166 years ago. He created one of literature’s most famous characters, Ebenezer Scrooge, who exhibited many signs of an older person in deep psychological …