"A fresh and bountiful feast of funny"
– CHICAGO SUN-TIMES

December 2 - 30, 2016 in Goodman's Owen Theatre

Around 1 hour and 45 minutes including one intermission

It's the ultimate holiday party: The Second City’s Twist Your Dickens at Goodman Theatre!

Irreverent. Madcap. Packed with outrageous holiday humor. This amped-up improv features a cast of Chicago’s funniest fresh faces—and promises to have you laughing into the new year. This twisted take on Charles Dickens’ classic skewers Scrooge, Tiny Tim and pop culture’s most beloved holiday specials. Now in its third smash year, Twist Your Dickens is written by Peter Gwinn and Bobby Mort—the Emmy Award-winning writers of The Colbert Report

Twist Your Dickens contains mature language and content. Recommended for ages 16 and up.

 

 

Buy Tickets

Select a performance to purchase tickets.

Applying or removing a promo-code will remove all items from your cart. Continue?
Artists

Written by PETER GWINN & BOBBY MORT, Directed by RON WEST

Cast

RON WEST - Scrooge
GREG MATTHEW ANDERSON - Cratchit
CARISA BARRECA - Ghost of Christmas Present
JOEL BOYD - Ghost of Christmas Past
KATIE CAUSSIN - Mrs. Crachit
SARAH DELL'AMICO - Tiny Tim
JOE DEMPSEY - Marley

Critical Praise
  • Highly Recommended

    - Chicago Sun-Times

  • "The laughs are ample at this PG-13 send-up of the Dickens classic"

    - Chicago Sun-Times

  • "A top-notch ensemble"

    - Chicago Tribune

  • "Filled with guffaw-worthy moments"

    - Picture This Post

  • A "breath of fresh air for the holidays"

    - Third Coast Review

  • "An absolute blast...highly recommend[ed]"

    - Third Coast Review