PARAMUS, N.J. – The Bergenstages theatre troupe will present “A Christmas Pudding,” a story told through a compilation of holiday classics, throughout December in the Bergen Community College Anna Maria Ciccone Theatre. Directed by Bergen Professor Jim Bumgardner, the show will open Friday, Dec. 3 at 7:30 p.m. on the Paramus campus at 400 Paramus Road.
Created, compiled and adapted by accomplished actor/director David Birney, with music directed by Jess Abrams, the performance features the songs, stories, poems and tales of Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, Emily Dickinson, Elf, Billy Elliot and many more.
The show runs Friday, Dec. 3, Saturday, Dec. 4, Thursday, Dec. 9, Friday, Dec. 10, and Saturday, Dec. 11 at 7:30 p.m. On Saturday, Dec. 4 and Dec. 11, matinee performances will take place at 2 p.m.
General tickets are $15, with discounts offered to senior citizens ($10) and Bergen faculty and staff ($10), and students ($5). To purchase tickets, please call at (201) 447-7428 or visit tickets.bergen.edu.
In the continued interest of the health and safety of our campus community, all on-campus events/gatherings of more than 50 non-College employees in the same room - including Bergenstages performances - require proof of vaccination at entry. Attendees age 18 or older must present their official Centers for Disease Control COVID-19 Vaccination Record cards bearing his or her name, a certified document from a healthcare provider (personal physician, the agency that performed the vaccination or the New Jersey Immunization Information System) confirming the administration of the vaccine to him or her, the Docket app bearing his or her name or an official dated test record with his or her name confirming a negative test within the last 48 hours. Patrons under the age of 18 do not require vaccination or proof of a negative test. All patrons, including children, must wear masks while indoors on the College’s campus. Public safety will ensure compliance at entry.
Based in Paramus, Bergen Community College (www.bergen.edu), a public two-year coeducational college, enrolls more than 13,000 students at locations in Paramus, the Philip Ciarco Jr. Learning Center in Hackensack and Bergen Community College at the Meadowlands in Lyndhurst. The College offers associate degree, certificate and continuing education programs in a variety of fields. More students graduate from Bergen than any other community college in the state.