Nov 17 - Dec 30, 2018
Approximate running time:
2 hours, 15 minutes with 1 intermission
"Tugs at all the right heartstrings." – Chicago Tribune
Director Henry Wishcamper on A Christmas Carol
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Audiences on 2017's A Christmas Carol
Don't miss the "perfect holiday treat for the family" (ABC-7).
Goodman Theatre’s classic A Christmas Carol is the heartwarming story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s discovery of kindness, compassion and redemption—a must-see Chicago holiday tradition enjoyed by 1.5 million theatergoers for over four decades. “Topnotch performances, spirited song-and-dance numbers” (Newcity), “amazing sets, gorgeous costumes and eye-popping effects” (Chicago Reader) bring to life ”the best Christmas story ever told” (Time Out Chicago).
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The cast of the 2017 production of "A Christmas Carol," directed by Henry Wishcamper.
Larry Yando (Ebenezer Scrooge) in the 2017 production of "A Christmas Carol," directed by Henry Wishcamper.
Lisa Gaye Dixon (Ghost of Christmas Present) in the 2017 production of "A Christmas Carol," directed by Henry Wishcamper.
Penelope Walker (Mrs. Fezziwig) and Jonah D. Winston (Mr. Fezziwig) in the 2017 production of "A Christmas Carol," directed by Henry Wishcamper.
Talks & Events
Saturday, December 1st | 6pm - 7:30pm
Explore the relationships between theater and robotics with students from Lane Tech College Prep High School at their A Christmas Carol Robotics Showcase. Hear from students who have designed and programmed robots that fit into the world of Goodman Theatre's annual production of A Christmas Carol. LEARN MORE>>
Friday, December 28 | 8pm
More Chicagoland famillies now have the opportunity to experience "the crown jewel of the holiday season" (Daily Herald) when Goodman Theatre offers Spanish supertitles during a performance of A Christmas Carol. LEARN MORE>>
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