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ACT – A Contemporary Theatre Brings the Magic of A Christmas Carol Home for the Holidays

The Seattle Tradition Returns for the 45th Year as a Radio-style Audio Play

November 27 – December 27, 2020

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WHAT: The magic of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol comes to life as ACT – A Contemporary Theatre presents the timeless classic tale as a radio- style audio play! Imagine Scrooge, Marley, the Spirits and all of the characters you’ve come to love so well… all coming to your home for the holidays.

WHO:
Written by Charles Dickens
Adapted for the stage by Gregory A. Falls
Music by Adam Stern
Additional dialogue for audio by John Langs
Directed by John Langs

WHERE: ACT @ Home | stream on any device from the comfort of your home

WHEN: Streaming on-demand November 27 – December 27

TICKETS: Range in price from $20 (early-bird pricing through 11/27) – $45

PHOTOS: View on OneDrive

TRAILER: View on YouTube

TICKETS/INFO: www.acttheatre.org | (206) 292-7676

CAST:

A Christmas Carol
By Charles Dickens
Adapted for the stage by Gregory Falls

Music by Adam Stern

Additional dialogue for audio by John Langs
Directed by John Langs

Anne Allgood* | Mrs. Fezziwig, Mrs. Dilber, Laundress
Kurt Beattie | Marley, Old Joe
Rob Burgess | Mr. Fezziwig, Topper, Solicitor #2
Gwen Cable | Belinda/Elizabeth, Fan
Alban Dennis | Bob Cratchit, Grocer
Rachel Guyer-Mafune* | Martha, Guest, Charwoman
Piper Harden | Tiny Tim
Ty Ho | Charles, Turkey Boy/Undertaker’s Assistant, Master Fezziwig
Tracy Hyland | Mrs. Cratchit, Sugar Plum Seller
Eric Jensen | Caroler
Apollo Jones | Peter, Young Scrooge, Singing Thief
Josh Kenji | Middle Scrooge, Robin Crusoe
Leslie Law | Ghost of Christmas Present
Galen Osier | Solicitor #1, Party Guest, Businessman
Chip Sherman* | Ghost of Christmas Past
Jasmine Jean Sim* | Belle, Niece
Arlando Smith | Fred, Dick Wilkins, Businessman
Jeff Steitzer | Ebenezer Scrooge
Nathaniel Tenenbaum | Narrator

*ACT Core Company

CREATIVE TEAM:

Sharath Patel – Sound Designer and Master Engineer
Gin Hammond – Dialect Coach
R.J. Tancioco – Music Director
Stina Lotti – Stage Manager
Cricket Myers – Audio Editor
Erin Zatloka – Covid Compliance Officer