A CHRISTMAS CAROL
DECEMBER 2 - 30
ASL Interpretation available on Dec. 13 at 7 pm and Dec. 22 at 2 pm.
By Charles Dickens
Adaptation and original lyrics by Rick Lombardo
Original Music by Anna Lackaff and Rick Lombardo
Music Arrangements by Anna Lackaff
Directed by Brian Weaver and Cristi Miles
Join Ebenezer Scrooge and the ghostly spirits who visit on Christmas Eve and guide the grumpy miser through a redemptive and transformative journey towards friendship and love. Hopeful, musical, and above all fun; our production has won three awards, including: BEST PLAY, BEST ENSEMBLE, and BEST DIRECTOR.
Run time: 1 hour 50 minutes, including one 15 minute intermission.
Performances will be held at Portland Opera's Hampton Opera Center, 211 SE Caruthers Street, Portland. This location offers ample parking and quick access to the street car, Max trains and buses at the base of the Tilikum Crossing.
Ebenezer Scrooge - Todd Van Voris*
Young Scrooge, Collecting Man 2, Molly, Topper, Businessman 3 - Eric Little *
Bob Cratchit, Mr. Fezziwig, Businessman 2 - Julian Remulla
Ghost Present, Fred, Businessman 1 - Charles Grant
Mrs. Cratchit, Edna, Old Joe - Claire Rigsby
Ghost Past, Belle, Collecting Man 1, Hermione - Rachel Lewis
Marley, Mrs. Dilber - Sarah Smith
Dick Wilkins, Ship's Watch, Undertaker's Man - Kristopher Adams
Fan, Elizabeth (Fred's wife) - Kayla Kelly
Mrs. Fezziwig, Martha Cratchit - Tina Mascaro
Actors playing the Cratchit children share the roles and performance duties. Performance assignments are noted below.
Belinda, Maid, Fezziwig Daughter - Saoirse Brecht (Dec. 3,6,8,10,13,15,16m, 17, 20,22m, 26e, 27, 28, 30e)
- Maeve Z. O’Connor (Dec. 2,5,7,9,12,14,16e, 19,21,22e,23e,24,26m,27e, 29
Willie, Fezziwig Daughter - Alia Cohn (Dec. 5,6,12,13,16m,17,20,22m,23m, 16e, 27m, 28)
- Chiara Rothenberg (Dec. 2,3,7-10,14,15,16e, 19,21,22e, 23e, 24, 25,,27e, 29,30e)
Boy Scrooge, Peter, Turkey Boy, Miner family - Atticus Salmon (Dec. 2,3,8,9, 10-23)
- Phillip Wells (Dec. 5-7, 22m, 24-30)
Young Boy, Alice, Turkey Girl, Miner family - Serelle Strickland (Dec. 7,9,12,14,16m, 17, 20, 22m, 23-28)
- Lauren Clark ( Dec. 3,6,8,10,13,15, 16e, 19,22,21e, 29,30)
Tiny Tim, Miner family - Rainbows Leoniak (Dec. 2,6,8,13,15,16e, 19-21,. 22e, 23e, 26m, 27e)
- Margot Weaver (Dec. 3,5,7,9, 10,12,14,16m, 17,22m,23m,24,26e,27m, 28-30)
Director - Brian Weaver
Director - Cristi Miles
Assistant Director - Benjamin Tissell
Music Director - Eric Little
Stage Manager - David Levine
Asst Stage Manager - Lilo Alfaro
Scenic & Lighting Designer - Dan Meeker
Properties Designer - Rachel Schmerge
Carpenter - Breydon Little
Costumes based on original design by Ashton Hull.
*Appears Courtesy Actors' Equity Association.
Photos by Brud Giles.