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The City of Fairfax Theatre Company

"The Velveteen Rabbit"

lmg-vr-poster-jpg-copy_2_origThe City of Fairfax Theatre Company &
Truro Anglican Church present
"The Little Match Girl" &
"The Velveteen Rabbit"

Performances
Friday, Dec 1 at 7pm | Dinner Theatre [both shows]
Saturday, Dec 2 at 2pm | Velveteen Rabbit* 
Saturday, Dec 2 at 4pm | Little Match Girl
Saturday, Dec 2 at 7pm  | Dinner Theatre [both shows]
Sunday, Dec 3 at 2pm | Velveteen Rabbit
Sunday, Dec 3 at 4pm | Little Match Girl
*Sensory Friendly Show (open to all)

 

The Velveteen Rabbit
by Burgess Clark
Based on the book by Margery Williams
Directed by Kirsten Boyd
Written for the Boston Children’s Theatre, Burgess Clark’s adaption of “The Velveteen Rabbit” brings a heartwarming story of unconditional love between a boy and his toy bunny and a story of how love can make one “real.” Presented by the City of Fairfax Theatre Company and Truro Anglican Church, “The Velveteen Rabbit” brings love, magic and joy this holiday season.

“The Little Match Girl”
Story by Hans Christian Andersen
Adaption by Jack Neary 
Directed by David Britt
CFTC and Truro Anglican Church present a relevant, contemporary spin on the Hans Christian Andersen holiday classic. Packed with meaning and important issues facing our communities, “The Little Match Girl” is a magical story with humor and compassion appropriate for the holiday season.  

Family Improv Games - Special Matinee Event
Join us between the 2pm and 4pm matinee performances, for a FREE Family Improv event! Led by our Summer Drama camp counselors and instructor Matt Chapman, stay for 30 minutes of theatre improv games and your chance to experience the magic and power of theatre firsthand. Dinners and snacks will be for sale!

Second Story (formerly Alternative House)
As CFTC presents "The Little Match Girl" this holiday season, we are inviting you to give back by bringing donations for the area's only shelter for teens in crisis. A representative will be on hand to explain more about the work Second Story is doing in the Northern Virginia/DC area.
Items Needed:
Hygiene products (i.e. shaving cream, deodorant, body wash), food (i.e. canned good, non-perishables, taco shells, pasta sauce), shoes
Gift cards: In small amounts to grocery stores ( $5-10 increments) , Metro passes, or home goods stores such as Walmart, Target, or Bed, Bath & Beyond.

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