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A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens
adapted by David Thompson
directed by Michael Unger

Celebrate the season with McCarter's critically acclaimed production of Charles Dickens' classic holiday tale, A Christmas Carol. Join Ebenezer Scrooge on a magical journey and experience the goodwill and generosity of spirit that embodies the peace and goodwill of the season. Michael Unger directs McCarter's production of this cherished family tradition, with scenery by the legendary set designer Ming Cho Lee and costumes by Jess Goldstein. The perennial favorite The New York Times calls "A Must-See," has become a delightful holiday tradition for the whole family!

Opening Night Sponsor McCarter & English


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(From left to right)
Dermot Crowley; Lisa Altomare; Richard Gallagher; Karron Graves; Stephen James King; James Ludwig; Janet Metz; Ned Noyes; John O’Creagh; Anne O’Sullivan; Karen Pittman; Nikki E. Walker;
Adaptation David  Thompson
Direction Michael  Unger
Composer Michael  Starobin
Choreographer Rob  Ashford
Set Design Ming Cho  Lee
Costume Design Jess  Goldstein
Lighting Design Stephen  Strawbridge
Sound Design Brian  Ronan
Music Director Charles  Sundquist
Choreography Supervisor Jennifer  Paulson Lee
Dialect Coach Hazel  Bowers
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Location: Matthews
Seating Chart
Dates: Dec 7 - Dec 28 2008
Run Time:2 hrs with one 20 mins intermission
Tue - Fri - 7:30pm
Sat & Sun- 1:00pm & 5:30pm
Dec 24th - 12:00pm & 4:00pm
Audience Guide
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Schedule Reminder
12/11 The Fourth Annual Fezziwig Party
12/21 Open Captioned Performance
12/27 ASL Interpreted Performance
12/27 Audio Described Performance
Please Note that Orchestra Seating begins with Row C. Rows A and B have been removed for this production.
New Jersey State Council on the Arts
This program is made possible in part by funds from the New Jersey State Council on the Arts/Department of State, a Partner Agency of the National Endowment for the Arts and by funds from the National Endowment for the Arts.
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