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“Mrs. Gould” Celebrates the Holidays in Style at Georgian Court

Mrs. Gould’s 10th Annual Holiday Social Makes the Most of Holiday Fun

Lakewood, N.J., Nov. 22, 2011—Step back in time to the early 1900s, and celebrate the holiday season with “Mrs. Gould” at her 10th annual holiday social, which continues at Georgian Court University through December 22.

The social, which is part of GCU’s popular Biographies at the Court series, gives audience a glimpse into the lives of Edith and George Gould and their seven children. The performances are staged in the Mansion on Georgian Court’s historic Lakewood campus. The Mansion, completed in 1898, was home to the Gould family for more than 20 years.

Shows continue November 26, 29, 30; December 1, 3, 8, 14, 15, 17, 21, 22 (Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays) at 11:30 a.m. and November 27; December 4, 11, 18 (Sundays) at 3:00 p.m.

Tickets include the performance and a tea luncheon, and are $42 per person. Because availability is limited, prepurchase of tickets is required for all performances. For further information and to make reservations, please contact the Office of Conferences and Special Events at 732.987.2263 or specialevents@georgian.edu.

This program is made possible by a grant administered by the Ocean County Cultural and Heritage Commission, in conjunction with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a partner of the National Endowment for the Arts.

Founded in 1908 and sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy, Georgian Court University is a comprehensive university with a strong liberal arts core and a special concern for women. A forward-thinking university that supports diversity and academic excellence, Georgian Court serves more than 2,500 students of all faiths and backgrounds in a residential Women's College and a coeducational University College with undergraduate and graduate programs. Georgian Court's main campus is located at 900 Lakewood Avenue, Lakewood, N.J., on the picturesque former George Jay Gould estate, now named a National Historic Landmark. Georgian Court also offers classes at its site at One Woodbridge Center in Woodbridge, at Coastal Communiversity in Wall, and at Cumberland County College in Vineland.

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