A Christmas Carol (movie, 2009)

A spirited 'Christmas Carol' delights at Toby's

A spirited 'Christmas Carol' delights at Toby's

A special treat awaits all fans of Charles Dickens' "Christmas Carol" at Toby's Dinner Theatre in Columbia, where a sparkling musical version of this classic is being offered to warm holiday spirits.

Brightened by the music of Alan Menken, famed composer of mega-hit Disney films, this 1994 rendition of "A Christmas Carol" was originally presented by Radio City Entertainment and ran for a decade of holiday seasons at Madison Square Garden in New York.

Menken's upbeat score of 18 hummable tunes seems guaranteed to enchant across generations.

In the role of Scrooge — his fourth time playing the character — David Bosley-Reynolds proves himself among the...

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