A Christmas Carol - Shaw Festival Theatre

Ebenezer Scrooge is back! Arrive feeling “Bah, humbug!” and leave full of warm, fuzzy Christmas spirit.
Royal George Theatre
November 8 - December 23
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Ebenezer Scrooge is back! Nestled in the heart of the ultimate Christmas village, the charming holiday favourite A Christmas Carol returns to the Shaw Festival’s Royal George Theatre. It’s the perfect annual reminder of what Christmas is all about. Arrive feeling “Bah, humbug!” and leave full of warm, fuzzy Christmas spirit.

Technical Credits
Book by Charles Dickens
Directed by Molly Atkinson
Adapted for the stage and originally directed by Tim Carroll
Music direction by Patrick Bowman
Movement and puppetry by Alexis Milligan
Designed by Christine Lohre
Lighting designed by Kevin Lamotte
Original music and music direction by Paul Sportelli
Approximate run time
90 minutes including one intermission
Age recommendation
Production Sponsor
Supported by
Official Holiday Season Hotel Partner
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