A Christmas Carol

December 5-31, 2017

Venue Matthews Theatre
Advisory Age recommendation is 7+.
Run Time 2 hours (one intermission)
Opening Night December 9 - 7:30pm
Front Row Seating begins in row C (center) and row D (sides).

Overview

Talent packed and an adorable-child-filled sugarplum of a production

Philadelphia Inquirer

Stunning…a dream!

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Follow Ebenezer Scrooge on a magical journey through Christmas past, present, and future and watch as our entire community—including 35 members from the greater Princeton area—bring this story to life around you! This exciting production will usher you into the spirit of the season with all the joy, wonder, and generosity that Scrooge himself discovers. Share the happiness of Dickens' perennial masterpiece and join us in celebrating this McCarter tradition with your friends and entire family.

Audience Testimonials

Performances

Related Events

Morven Holiday Happiness

Enjoy the magic of Morven Museum & Garden's "Festival of Trees." at a pre-theater cocktail reception. Afterwards stroll and carol your way over to McCarter for a 7:30pm performance of A Christmas Carol.

CAST & CREATIVE

Cast
Creative Team

MULTIMEDIA

Production Photos

Zeke Edmonds, Greg Wood, and Thom Sesma. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Roman Engel and Jon Norman Schneider. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Greg Wood in A Christmas Carol. Photo by T. Charles Erickson

Michael Genet and Greg Wood. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Adeline Edwards and Greg Wood. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Greg Wood, Michael Karnaukh, and Tess Ammerman. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Jamila Sabares-Klemm and Zeke Edmonds. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Members of the Community Ensemble and Company. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Greg Wood (center) with members of the Company and Community Ensemble. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

(l-r) Zeke Edmonds, Christopher Livingston, Thom Sesma, Anne L. Nathan, Greg Wood, and ensemble. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Greg Wood and Mimi B. Francis. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Jon Norman Schneider, Jessica Bedford, Greg Wood, and members of the Young Ensemble.  Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Jon Hudson Odom (right) with members of the Company and Young Ensemble. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Greg Wood, Michael Genet, Sue Jin Song, and Anne L. Nathan. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Roman Engel and Greg Wood. Photo by T. Charles Erickson.

Rehearsal Photos

Thom Sesma (right) rehearses with members of the Community Ensemble. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Members of the Youth and Community Ensembles in rehearsals for A Christmas Carol. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Thom Sesma (right) rehearses with members of the Community Ensemble. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Zeke Edmonds and Greg Wood in rehearsal for A Christmas Carol. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Jon Norman Schneider and Jessica Bedford with members of the Youth Ensemble. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Members of the Youth and Community Ensembles in rehearsals for A Christmas Carol. Photo by Matt Pilsner (2).

Jamila Sabares-Klemm and Zeke Edmonds in rehearsal for A Christmas Carol. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Greg Wood (center) rehearses with members of the company and ensemble. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

(l-r) Christopher Livingston, Thom Sesma, Zeke Edmonds, and Adeline Edwards. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Company members in rehearsal for A Christmas Carol. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Jamai Brown and Sue Jin Song in rehearsals for A Christmas Carol. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Greg Wood (center) rehearses with members of the company and ensemble. Photo by Matt Pilsner.

Company members, production team staff, and youth and community ensembles for A Christmas Carol. Photo-Matt Pilsner.

Behind-the-Scenes with Musical Director Charles Sundquist

Dedication to the memory of composer Michael Friedman

Family Trailer

Set Load-In Time Lapse

ADDITIONAL INFO

Coming to a student matinee? Review our
A Christmas Carol Resource Guide (PDF)

Thanks to our collaborators this holiday season!
Community Partnerships

 

 

Sponsored by

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McCarter Theatre Center operates under an agreement between the League of Resident Theatres and Actors’ Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers in the United States.

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