Adapted by William Leach

Directed by Michael Perlman

An intimate evening with a PlayMakers legend

Bring the whole family for an intimate evening of storytelling with PlayMakers legend Ray Dooley. Ray embodies Scrooge, Marley, Tiny Tim and a lifetime of Christmas memories in Dickens’ classic tale of redemption, charity, and love.

Pre-Show Merriment

Make plans to come early, grab some hot chocolate, and enjoy beautiful, live holiday music in the lobby beginning 30 minutes before the show.

    Wednesday, Dec 13 UNC Walk-Ons A co-ed a cappella group from UNC Chapel Hill
    Thursday, Dec 14 Psalm 100 A Cappella An a cappella group comprised of UNC students performing religious songs
    Friday, Dec 15 Chapel Hill High School Orchestra Members of the orchestra comprised of freshman through senior students at Chapel Hill High School
    Saturday, Dec 16 UNC Pauper Players A student musical theatre company at UNC Chapel Hill
    Sunday, Dec 17, (matinee) Avante A vocal jazz ensemble of eight musicians
    Tuesday, Dec 19 MYCO A pre-professional program focused on chamber music and chamber orchestra performance
    Thursday, Dec 21 MYCO A pre-professional program focused on chamber music and chamber orchestra performance
    Friday, Dec 22 MYCO A pre-professional program focused on chamber music and chamber orchestra performance.

AGE RECOMMENDATION

Due to the length and style of the show, we recommend it for audiences 9 and older.

RUN TIME

95 minutes. There will be no intermission.

Toys for Tots

PlayMakers is partnering once again with Toys for Tots! Come to A Christmas Carol bearing a new, unwrapped gift or two for children in need and look for the labeled boxes in our lobby. Make a difference this holiday season!

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REVIEWS

Ray Dooley Captivates in PRC’s One-Man Show of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol
By Alan R. Hall
Classical Voice of North Carolina
December 16, 2017

Ray Dooley Captures the Pure Spirit of Charles Dickens in A Christmas Carol at PlayMakers rep
By Dustin K. Britt
Triangle Arts & Entertainment
December 15, 2017

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