This version of A Christmas Carol at the Lyceum Theatre on Broadway, adapted by Jack Thorne and directed by Matthew Warchus, is a nifty bit of business. An unusual take on Charles Dickens' story, it is Redemption à la Mode. And it works.The story of Scrooge is known so well that the name itself means the meanest of the mean. Closed off from love, alone and daring anyone to approach with an outstretched appendage. This particular Ebenezer Scrooge (Campbell Scott), in addition to being mean, is...
A Christmas Carol on Broadway Tickets
LIMITED HOLIDAY ENGAGEMENT This New York Times Critic’s Pick is bringing joy to Broadway through January 5 only. Three visionary Tony Award® winners — playwright Jack Thorne (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child), set and costume designer Rob Howell (The Ferryman) and director Matthew Warchus (Matilda) — offer a magical new interpretation of Charles Dickens’ beloved story. The Hollywood Reporter raves, “It’s an enchanting spectacle designed to enrapture all ages with wonder and delight.”
Starring Campbell Scott (“House of Cards”) and Tony Award winners Andrea Martin (Pippin) and LaChanze (The Color Purple), this “vibrant, compassionate and timely” (Deadline) production welcomes theatergoers of all ages into an immersive experience that’s brimming with Christmas spirit. It features dazzling staging, moving storytelling and 12 cherished Christmas carols, including “Joy to the World,” “Silent Night” and “It Came Upon the Midnight Clear.” Don’t miss your chance to be part of a show that’s “so infectious, you’ll leave the theater with a heart full of joy and light” (Entertainment Weekly).
2hr 15min (including intermission)
November 7th, 2019
January 5th, 2020
November 7th, 2019
Cast and creative
By: Charles Dickens, adapted by Jack Thorne
Director: Matthew Warchus
Producer: Tom Smedes, Heather Shields, ShowTown Productions, and Catherine Schreiber
Cast list: Campbell Scott (as Ebenezer Scrooge), Andrea Martin (as Ghost of Christmas Past), LaChanze (as Ghost of Christmas Present/Mrs. Fezziwig), Erica Dorfler (as Mrs. Cratchit), Dashiell Eaves (as Bob Cratchit), Hannah Elless (as Jess), Brandon Gill (as Fred), Evan Harrington (as Fezziwig), Chris Hoch (as Father/Marley), Sarah Hunt (as Belle), Matthew Labanca (as Nicholas), Alex Nee (as Ferdy), Dan Piering (as Young Ebenezer/George), Rachel Prather (as Little Fan), and Sebastian Ortiz and Jai Ram Srinivasan (alternating as Tiny Tim)
Design: Rob Howell
Lighting: Hugh Vanstone
Costume: Rob Howell
Choreography: Lizzi Gee
Sound: Simon Baker
Other info: Music & Arrangements by Christopher Nightingale and Music Direction by Michael Gacetta
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Having enchanted audiences across the pond at London's Old Vic in both 2017 and 2018, Tony Award winner Jack Thorne's adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic A Christmas Carol is not only returning to the Old Vic for a third consecutive run this year, it's also celebrating its Broadway debut! Under the direction of Tony Award winner Matthew Warchus, this festive and frolicking production began previews at the Lyceum Theatre on November 7, 2019, officially opening on November 20 for a limited...
God bless these production photos... every one! Producers of Charles Dickens' holiday masterpiece, A Christmas Carol have now released official photography for the production. The new shots depict "House of Cards" star Campbell Scott (as Ebenezer Scrooge), two-time Tony Award winner Andrea Martin (as the Ghost of Christmas Past), Tony Award winner LaChanze (as the Ghost of Christmas Present/Mrs. Fezziwig), Dashiell Eaves (as Bob Cratchit), Sarah Hunt (as Belle), and Chris Hoch (as Marley),...