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A Christmas Carol

Nov 28 – Jan 3 | Unrated | 91 min
Available for pre-order beginning Oct 23.

Experience A Christmas Carol unlike any other—past, present or future. The timeless tale of Ebenezer Scrooge has been given new life thanks to the haunting vision of one of Broadway’s most imaginative directors, Michael Arden (Tony-winning Best Revival - Once on this Island), and the Tony-winning virtuoso, Jefferson Mays (I Am My Own Wife, Gentleman’s Guide...), starring in 50 roles of a lifetime. Staged exclusively for this production and captured live with breathtaking clarity, this must-watch streaming event conjures the powerful spirits of Christmas and brings all the magic of live theatre home for the holidays. The Hollywood Reporter declares, “It’s a towering achievement! You’ve seen it before, but not like this.” And the Los Angeles Times raves, “Mays is a rare gem and Arden is ingenious. For true theater lovers, there can be no better gift this season.”

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Additional Show Info

Cast

  • Jefferson Mays

Creative Team

  • Playwright: Charles Dickens
  • Adaptation by: Jefferson Mays, Susan Lyons and Michael Arden
  • Production Conceived by: Michael Arden and Dane Laffrey
  • Director: Michael Arden
  • Assistant Director: Nikki M. James
  • Scenic/Costume Designer: Dane Laffrey
  • Director of Photography: Maceo Bishop
  • Lighting Designer: Ben Stanton
  • Projection Designer: Lucy Mackinnon
  • Sound Designer: Joshua D. Reid
  • Make-up & Hair Design: Cookie Jordan
  • Puppet Design: James Ortiz
  • Music by: Sufjan Stevens
  • Producer: Hunter Arnold


About The Cape Playhouse

The Cape Playhouse at The Cape Center for the Arts was founded in 1927 by Raymond Moore. His vision was to create a smart, sophisticated summer theatre with some of the world’s most noted stage and screen professionals. The realization of Moore’s dream has since been recognized by The New York Times, acknowledging the Playhouse as the “Place Where Broadway Goes to Summer.” Today, 93 years later, the theatre continues to feature world-class talent in shows produced specifically for The Cape Playhouse and is one of Cape Cod’s premier cultural assets. In addition to professional live-theatre experiences, the not-for-profit Playhouse is committed to youth programs and education, serving the local community. The historic theatre is situated on an expansive 22-acre campus along with the Cape Cod Museum of Art and the Cape Cinema and is open for all to enjoy.

For more information, visit www.CapePlayhouse.com and follow The Cape Playhouse on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.