Full Length Musical
Adaptations (Literature), Christmas/Holiday, Period
Time Period - Victorian (British and American), 19th Century
Settings Of Play - Christmas. London, England. 1860s.
FEATURES / CONTAINS
Unit Set/Multiple Settings
Death, Friendship, Love, Memory, Parenting/Family
Appropriate for all audiences
High School/Secondary, College Theatre / Student, Community Theatre, Professional Theatre, Reader's Theatre, Large Stage, Church / Religious Groups
In 1970, renowned writer-composer-lyricist Leslie Bricusse adapted the classic Charles Dickens tale, A Christmas Carol, into the hit screen musical "Scrooge!"Now available as a charming stage musical, Scrooge! has enjoyed a hugely successful tour of England and a season at London's Dominion Theatre starring the late Anthony Newly. Included are six new songs not performed in the film. Now this sure-fire audience pleaser is available in two versions: as a full-length musical and in a 55-minute adaptation that is ideal for small theatre groups and schools, where it can be performed as a short play or as part of a seasonal concert. Selected pieces from the most popular musical numbers are included in the shortened adaptation.
"If you liked Phantom of the Opera, just wait until you see Scrooge!" - Radio 3, Australia
"Wonderful theatre" - Yorkshire Evening Post
"Sensational . . . it was terrific." - BBC Radio 2
"Here is a musical on a grand scale - a rollicking frolicking feast of entertainment." - The Country Border News
"Don't miss it!" - Swindon Evening Advertiser