CBC does Dickens in Victoria and Port Alberni
The cast of CBC Radio's A Christmas Carol reading at Victoria's Our Place centre on December 13th. From left to right: Bob McDonald (Quirks and Quarks), Shelagh Rogers (The Next Chapter) , Jo-Ann Roberts (All Points West), Peter Hutchinson (CBC Victoria program manager), Khalil Akhtar (On The Island), Lisa Cordasco (CBC Radio News), Arthur Black (Planet Saltspring), Gregor Craigie (On The Island).
All proceeds from the evening went to support Our Place.
CBC Radio and Trinity Church presented a dramatic reading of Dickens' A Christmas Carol December 10th at Trinity Church in Port Alberni (Angus St and Fifth Ave). Proceeds went to Young Life Port Alberni, and food donations went to The Bread of Life. The host for the evening was Rev. George Pell. Readers included David Lord, Michael Tymchuk, Jean McIntosh, Winston Joseph, Judith Sayers, Jo-Ann Roberts and Gordon Scoffield, with music from The Trinity Acoustic Group.