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Following the original steps as his great-great grandfather, Charles Dickens, made Gerald Charles Dickens has forged ahead to create a tradition unique to the area. For the 5th year in a row, Dickens will make the journey from England to take the stage and perform READ MORE »

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Dickens Returns!

Are you looking for this year's performances? Find them at A Christmas Carol >   Gerald Charles Dickens returned to Worcester as part of a world tour that began with the Queen of England at Buckingham Palace! Dickens retraced the historic steps that Charles Dickens made READ MORE »

Gerald Dickens, the great-great-grandson of Charles Dickens, performs a one-man production of “A Christmas Carol” at Vaillancourt Folk Art in Sutton in 2009. (T&G File Photo/PAUL KAPTEYN)

Dickens with a twist at Mechanics Hall

Great-great-grandson set to recreate author's 1868 reading at Mechanics Hall By Richard Duckett TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF (September 18, 2012) Read on Telegram & Gazette | Download PDF When Charles Dickens came to Worcester in 1842, he was already a literary star, but some of READ MORE »

Dickens Returns To Worcester

Dickens Returns!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A Weekend Celebrating Charles Dickens’ 200th Birthday in Worcester Worcester, MA — As the world celebrates Charles Dickens’ 200th birthday, Vaillancourt Folk Art--known for Christmas Traditions--is bringing Gerald Charles Dickens to Worcester. He has set off on a world tour, retracing the READ MORE »

Albumen photograph of Charles Dickens, circa 1860s, seated in an armchair and looking to his left.

Happy birthday, Dickens!

“Be natural my children. For the writer that is natural has fulfilled all the rules of art.” On February 7th, 1812 Charles John Huffam Dickens, was born in Landport, England. Raised in the tough working-class conditions, including working at a blacking factory after his father was READ MORE »

Mr. Dickens grimaces as he recounts the death of Tiny Tim in his performance of "A Christmas Carol" at Vaillancourt Folk Art. (JOHN FERRARONE Photos)

T&G: DICKENS HEIR PERFORMS CLASSIC TALE

By Bill Fortier TELEGRAM & GAZETTE STAFF (Read here) SUTTON —  Gerald Charles Dickens is adding a generous helping of Christmas spirit this weekend at Vaillancourt Folk Art in the Manchaug Mills. Mr. Dickens, whose great-great-grandfather was Charles Dickens, is traveling throughout the United States READ MORE »

Hear our 2009 Radio Ads by Dickens and Delilah!

For the second year in a row, we have teamed up with Delilah in helping to promote our products in Massachusetts. Her spots can be heard on WSRS/WTAG (96.1 FM). In addition, to help promote his American tour, Gerald Dickens recorded some radio spots for READ MORE »