FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 21, 2006
BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—A new musical “Marley, Being a Ghost Story of Christmas” created by Birmingham-Southern College senior theatre major Trey Tatum will be on stage in the BSC College Theatre, Theatre One, April 28 and 29 at 7:30 p.m. and April 30 at 2:30 p.m.
Tatum, from Gulf Shores and the son of James Jr. and Tracy Tatum, has taken a familiar family story and created a new story with new characters freely adapted from “A Christmas Carol, in Prose Being a Ghost Story of Christmas” by Charles Page Dickens.
Tatum's project, under the supervision of BSC Associate Professor of Theatre Dr. Alan Litsey and BSC Assistant Professor of Music Dr. Tracy Mendel, will star Martin Landry, a junior theatre major at Birmingham-Southern. Landry, from Ragland and the son of Ronald and Debra Landry, will also serve as musical director for the production.
General tickets are $10; $5 for college students, and are available at the College Theatre Box Office. Seating is limited. To purchase tickets or for more information, call the Box Office at 205/226-4780.