A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow


London theatre news: Monday 24 October 2016


Christmas shows - London West End

Following sell-out seasons in 2011/12 and critical and audience acclaim, Simon Callow returns in this much-lauded production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL, playing at the Arts Theatre for a strictly limited season from 8 December 2016.
A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow at Arts Theatre

Image: Arts Theatre


Charles Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL is one of the best-loved books in the English language.


It has become a classic Christmas tale for generations of grown-ups and children alike, telling the story of the transformation of miser Ebenezer Scrooge as he confronts his past, present and future.


Based on Dickens’ own performance adaptation, Simon Callow and director-designer Tom Cairns have created a one-man theatrical extravaganza of festive story-telling that is both heart-warming and deeply moving.


As the ghosts spirit Scrooge from the present to his past and future, Dickens takes us on a magical journey from the miser’s dank and creaking house to cosy hearths, and from snowy graveyards to joyful festivities.


This treasured story offers a celebration of goodness, a plea for justice and the promise of redemption.


A Christmas must see for 8-88 year olds!


Exterior photo of the Arts Theatre, London.

Photo: Peter Brown 2015

Venue


Arts Theatre

6-7 Great Newport Street

London WC2H 7JB


Dates


8 December 2016 to 7 Jan 2017


Tickets


From £13

Boo booking fee offers available.

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Links

Our listing for A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow

A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens - Wikipedia


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