Whittier College News Release

Whittier College
Office of Public Relations

13406 Philadelphia St.
P.O. Box 634
Whittier, CA  90608-0634
Nov 25, 2001      
Reference: 02/03: 38   
Contact:  Judy Browning at (562) 907-4216

The Elves Help the Shoemaker at Whittier College 

WHAT:                        The Elves and the Shoemaker, presented by the California Theatre Center.

WHEN:                   2 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 7

WHERE:                      The Ruth B. Shannon Center for the Performing Arts

                             13406 Philadelphia Street, Whittier

COST:                         $8 for the general public, $6 for students and senior citizens with
                             ID.

ADD:                    When a shoemaker is overwhelmed with work just before the holidays, two merry elves arrive at his Black Forest village to save the day.  Although their help brings delightful chaos along the way, the kindness and resourcefulness shown by the elves rescue the shoemaker from an unhappy Christmas.

INFORMATION:      Tickets are available by calling the Shannon Center Box Office at (562) 907-4203.

(Note to editors:  There will be an outreach performance on  Friday, Dec. 6,  at 11 a.m. in the Shannon Center.  Children from Hoover, Olita, Lincoln and West Whittier elementary schools will be in attendance.  The outreach program is funded by Sylvan Learning Center of Whittier, with additional support provided by the Rose Hills Foundation.)

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