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Performers Injured In Maine Bus Crash Want To Be Home For Christmas

WATERVILLE, Maine - A Nebraska theater troupe got scrooged by a bus crash that led to the cancellation of its national tour of "A Christmas Carol." Now performers are singing a different tune - they just want to be home for Christmas.

The Nebraska Theatre Caravaná canceled its University of Maine performance Thursday night and remaining tour dates after a bus crash that injured several performers.

Troupe members were given a stipend to get home, but members were dealing with trying to arrange travel during the busy holiday season.