Raconteur Radio slates Dickens play, dinner

Raconteur Radio, along with the Borough Improvement League, will present “A Christmas Carol: A Staged Radio Play and Victorian Christmas Party” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 18 at Old Franklin School, 491 Middlesex Ave., Metuchen.

Featuring Laurence Mintz, Thom Boyer, Danielle Illario and Michael Jarmus, the performance will also include period costumes, theatrical lighting, radio equipment, vintage commercials and sound effects.

Traditional Victorian refreshments will be served.

Advance tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for those age 15 and under. Tickets are $25 at the door.

Tickets can be purchased — cash only — at Marafiki Fair Trade, 20 Newman St., Metuchen.

For more information, email raconteurbooks@gmail.com.