Sunday, December 15, 2019

Hannah Elless Talks Playing the Mandolin in Broadway's A Christmas Carol by Michael Appler

We all know the story of A Christmas Carol well — the miserly Ebenezeer Scrooge embarks on a ghost-led Christmas journey to become a kinder man and more generous friend to Tiny Tim. Adapte…

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Broadway.com #LiveatFive with Hannah Elless of A Christmas Carol by Broadway.com

Hannah Elless stops by Broadway.com HQ to chat about A Christmas Carol and more with Beth Stevens.

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Hannah Elless Talks Bringing A Christmas Carol to Broadway and Playing in the 'Ebesneezers' by Michael Appler

We all know the story of A Christmas Carol well — the miserly Ebenezeer Scrooge embarks on a ghost-led Christmas journey to become a kinder man and more generous friend to Tiny Tim. Adapte…

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Where ‘A Christmas Carol’ star LaChanze gets funky clothes by Barbara Hoffman

On Broadway, she’s playing the Ghost of Christmas Present, but LaChanze, a Florida native, remembers a snowy Christmas past, her family’s first in New England: “Me and my brothers and …

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Thursday, December 12, 2019

Delaware Theatre Company presents Charles Dickens’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ by Ellen Wilson Dilks

Delaware Theatre Company adds to our region’s annual flourish of ‘Christmas Carol’ stagings with a remount of Patrick Barlow’s fresh adaption, this time with an all-women cast. Ellen…

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Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol by Lara Altunian

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Like Mother Like Daughter: Jagged Little Pill's Celia Rose Gooding and A Christmas Carol’s LaChanze Get Real About Life on Broadway, Emotionally Tax by Ruthie Fierberg

Tony Award winner LaChanze and her daughter Gooding open up about their relationship and having two actors under the same roof.

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“Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol” through Dec. 29,2019 at Shakespeare Theatre of N.J. by Simon Saltzman

Ames Adamson and Company  Credits: Joe Guerin It is a treat to see Neil Bartlett’s inventive but purposefully faithful stage adaptation of  “Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol”…

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West End Players' 'Cricket on the Hearth' has a warm glow by Calvin Wilson St. Louis Post-Dispatch

The play is similar to “A Christmas Carol” in its unapologetic sentimentality and burns with much the same life-affirming glow.

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The Signalman post-show video and photos: How did a train crash change Charles Dickens’ writing? by Terri Paddock

After Tania Amsel’s new play Blood Orange the night before, I returned to the Old Red Lion Theatre for Paragon Theatre’s adaptation of Charles Dickens’ ghost story The Signalman. Dicke…

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FX Presents A Christmas Carol Like You’ve Never Seen It Before by Dan Meyer

A new FX movie adaptation of A Christmas Carol stars Guy Pearce as Scrooge and excavates the smallest details of Charles Dickens’ novel.

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Inside FX's Radical New A Christmas Carol, Premiering December 19 by Dan Meyer

A fresh adaptation of the Charles Dickens classic stars Guy Pearce as Scrooge and digs deeper into the smallest details of the novel.

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Wednesday, December 11, 2019

A CHRISTMAS CAROL Tour Bus Crashes In Maine

A bus shuttling Nebraska Theatre Caravan's touring production of A Christmas Carol crashed on interstate 95 in Maine this week, injuring four people.

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A Xmas Cuento Remix suffers from last-minute cast shuffling by Jack Helbig

Maya Malan-Gonzalez's contemporary Latinx take on A Christmas Carol shows promise despite production difficulties. In retelling Charles Dickens's perennial holid…

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Review: Paul Morella in A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas by Debbie Minter Jackson

Gifted actor and storyteller Paul Morella has once again donned the coattails and top hat of Charles Dickens to usher us into the Mulitz-Gudelsky Theatre Lab at Olney Theatre Center. The lob…

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A Christmas Carol review at Derby Theatre – ‘spellbinding and beautiful seasonal show’ by Pat Ashworth

Oliver O’Shea’s revival of this show from 2014 sees Charles Dickens’ classic tale brought to life by a talented ensemble of actor-musicians.

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Wake Up With BWW 12/11: Idina Menzel at Carnegie Hall, Patrick Stewart's A CHRISTMAS CAROL, and More!

Today's top stories: Idina Menzel plays Carnegie Hall tonight, Sir Patrick Stewart's one-man A Christmas Carol plays its first of two performances, and more!

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Actor Grace Liston: ‘My first job taught me the importance of being in a supportive cast’ by John Byrne

I first performed A Christmas Carol in December 2017, in a production that toured castles and cathedrals all over the country. The

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A Christmas Carol: The Immersive Dining Experience review at The Windmill, Brighton – ‘dinner and Dickens’ by Bella Todd

There’s more gravy than grave in this version of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol – though one of the dining tables does conceal a

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Patrick Stewart Returns to the New York Stage December 11 in Solo Adaptation of A Christmas Carol by Andrew Gans

The two performances benefit City Harvest and Ars Nova.

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Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Q Brothers Christmas Carol makes even Navy Pier bearable this season by Kerry Reid

An 80-minute 'ad-rap-tation' tells Scrooge's story without missing beats. The "ad-rap-tation" of Charles Dickens's A Christmas Carol, created by the Q Brothers C…

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Review: A Christmas Carol, The Old Vic by Jessica Handscomb

Review: A Christmas Carol, The Old Vic 5.0stars For the third year running, Jack Thorne’s magical adaptation of the world’s favourite Christmas story is on at the Old Vic, again spreadin…

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Which A Christmas Carol Ghost Are You? by Performerstuff

Which A Christmas Carol Ghost Are You? Written by Ella Embry November 26th, 2019 Are you quiet and kind like Christmas Past? Or maybe jolly and over-the-top like Christmas Present? May…

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Monday, December 9, 2019

WAPAVA Presents ‘The Ghosts of Christmas Past: The History of Ford’s Theatre’s A Christmas Carol’ by News Desk

The Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archive is holding a free event Monday, December 16th from 7 pm-8 pm at the Chevy Chase neighborhood library. Join WAPAVA’s Executive Director Bri…

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INDUSTRY: Social Insight Report - December 9th - JAGGED LITTLE PILL & SLAVE PLAY Top Growth

The top growing current Broadway musicals were Jagged Little Pill (12.51%), Beetlejuice (2.16%), Ain't Too Proud (1.60%), Frozen (1.40%) and Oklahoma! (1.07%). The top growing curr…

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A tale of two Carols: Dickens's festive feast served with a twist by Arifa Akbar

This year, the tried-and-tested tale at London’s Old Vic is up against subversive surprises at Wilton’s Music Hall, where Scrooge’s sister takes the lead Charles Dickens knew he had st…

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The Little Theatre of Alexandria’s ‘A Christmas Carol’ is a holiday feast for the eyes by Julie Janson

This year, The Little Theatre of Alexandria’s annual performance of A Christmas Carol brings to the stage the Charles Dickens classic using a script adapted by Donna Ferragut. The script i…

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Sunday, December 8, 2019

Review: A Christmas Carol, Immersive London by Tricia Wey

Review: A Christmas Carol, Immersive London 4.0stars Hartshorn-Hook Productions’ immersive dining adaptation of Charles Dickens’ well-known Christmas novel offers a twist on this familia…

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Friday, December 6, 2019

A Christmas Carol review at Barn Theatre, Cirencester – ‘stunning technical wizardry’ by Jeremy Brien

What has turned Ebenezer Scrooge into a curmudgeonly miser with his deep-seated aversion to Christmas? This is the ingenious debate conducted by

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