December at My Old Kentucky Home to feature “A Christmas Carol” and “The Gifts of Attention”

My Old Kentucky Home State Park and its musical cast will perform the Charles Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol” on six evenings in December. Federal Hill will be decorated for Christmas and guests will meet Charles Dickens, who will set the stage for the holiday classic. Visitors will move from room to room and encounter the world of Ebenezer Scrooge, the ghost of Marley and the spirits of...

Constance Alexander: Actor creates authentic voices, timeless message in Dickens’ Christmas Carol

The way he remembers it, Jason Woods was about nine, living in Murray, Ky. He’d just finished losing a baseball game and was walking through the park, discouraged and disconsolate. When he heard laughing and applause somewhere in the vicinity, he investigated, and happened upon an outdoor production of “Peter Pan” at Murray’s Playhouse in the Park. “I dropped my bat and said, ‘I want to...