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2016-17 Panto The Turn of the Scrooge  Sally McCarthy & Mark Wilson

Photo by Sam Reilly

NOVEMBER 4, 2016


The Ghent Playhouse is proud to once again have the annual Panto on stage.  In it's 17th year, this year's version is titled The Turn of the Scrooge!


Spend time with all the familiar characters – and maybe a few new ones - as The Loons return with another terrific original British-American Panto and their own zany spin on the classic holiday tale, “A Christmas Carol”.  Great fun for the whole family!


The Turn of the Scrooge opens on Friday, November 25 and runs through Sunday, December 11 with performances Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sunday afternoons at 2 p.m.


Written by the The Loons, this production is directed by Cathy Lee-Visscher.  She and fellow Loons  Paul Leyden, Sam Reilly, Sally McCarthy, Monk Schane-Lydon, Michael Meier, Nellie Rustick, Joanne Mauer , Paul Murphy and Mark Wilson will take the stage creating their special magic. Join the fun as the Loons introduce you to the cold-hearted miser, Ebenezer and the ghosts that will haunt him.  You may just want to boo and hiss!


Be sure to reserve your tickets early, especially for the Sunday matinees while there are still seats available!


Tickets are $20 each, $17 for Friends of the Playhouse and $10 for Students with ID.  Tickets may be reserved by calling 1-800-838-3006 or going to the website at

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