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A "Christmas Carol" with its own little miracle - CBS News

Sun Dec 10 04:49:24 EST 2017 | CBS News
'TIS THE SEASON for holiday celebrations, and we'll be sampling many of them over the next few weeks. To start us off, Lee Cowan takes us to a theater with a new take on a much beloved character:  Every year around this time, a Chicago tradition comes to life at a Chicago landmark. The Goodman Theatre has been decking the halls with its version of "A Christmas Carol" for the last 40 years.  Throughout its long run, there have been eight Scrooges, 13 Bob Cratchits, and 29 Tiny Tims. But..

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'TIS THE SEASON for holiday celebrations, and we'll be sampling many of them over the next few weeks. To start us off, Lee Cowan takes us to a theater with a new take on a much bel..
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