The Shop Around the Corner

Christmas in The Crown presents The Shop Around the Corner
Alfred Kralik (James Stewart) and Klara Novak (Margaret Sullavan) are employees at Matuschek and Company, a general store in Budapest. At work, Klara and Alfred argue incessantly, never suspecting that they are carrying on a tender romance through the mail. Through their anonymously signed letters, the lovers agree to meet for the first time at a cafe, but when Alfred arrives at the rendezvous, he is astonished to discover that his secret love is Klara. Determined to keep it a secret, it isn’t until Christmas Eve at the shop that they reveal their true feelings. 1940. Not Rated. 1 hour, 39 minutes.

Please note: Holiday Movies in The Crown will start at 7:30. The Crown at the Carolina is located on the third floor of the theatre and was the showplace’s original sign shop. Following a renovation in 2013, The Crown opened as a high-tech, black-box performance space. SEATING IN THE CROWN IS LIMITED TO 90 GUESTS.

Tickets are $7 for adults; $6 for students, teachers, seniors & military. Prices include sales tax.

Please note: There is an additional $3.50 per ticket service fee on web purchases. To avoid those charges, guests can call the Carolina Theatre Box Office at 336-333-2605 Monday through Friday from noon until 5PM, or visit the Carolina Theatre in person. Guests can also opt to have tickets mailed to them for a $1 postage fee, or can pick tickets up at will call for no additional charge.

See you in The Crown!