This celebrated Charles Jones adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is rich with thrilling ensemble music, alive with color and movement and is created to tell this great and enduring tale in a manner that people of all ages will enjoy. The characters and story represent the problems that existed in England at the time. Scrooge represents the middle-class society that was more interested in wealth and profit than brotherhood and equality. Woven throughout this classic tale are beautiful new arrangements and moving renditions of holiday songs such as God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen, Wassail Wassail, Good Christian Men Rejoice, Away in a Manger, Greensleeves, the Boar’s Head Carol and many more. This sumptuous holiday classic features a cast of 24 performers, live musicians, and Broadway-style scenery and costumes that will dazzle audiences!
Curriculum Connections: Literature, Language Arts, History, Music, Dance, Visual Arts