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 Newley. 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 verses 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