A Christmas Carol: Broadcasting on a Radio Near You
You don’t have to turn into Scrooge to tune into him.
For the first time, Beaufort Theatre Company is dialing in its broadcast-style take on “A Christmas Carol” with all the action set in a 1940s radio studio. The version was adapted by George Pate, USCB Associate Professor of English in Drama and Theater. “A Christmas Carol” is under the direction of Libby Ricardo, USCB Assistant Professor of Acting and Directing. Due to COVID restrictions, the performance is only available through streaming on Saturday, December 5 at 7:30 pm.
Here’s everything you need to know:
When: Saturday, December 5 at 7:30 PM
Where: Streamed directly to your living room through a link provide for your smart TV.
Experience the Charles Dickens holiday classic complete with vintage commercials and the magic of live sound effects. A cast of eight actors bring dozens of characters to the stage, as the familiar story unfolds: three ghosts take Ebenezer Scrooge on a thrilling journey to teach him the true meaning of Christmas. A charming take on a family favorite that will leave no one saying “Bah Humbug!”
“A Christmas Carol” cast includes Beaufort Theatre Company veterans Brad Ballington as Scrooge and James Duffy as Marley and Ghost of Christmas Present. Playing multiple roles: Curtis Dansby, Emmett O’Brien, Dan Hodges, Julie Siebold, Rosie Lyda Greg Rawls and Libby Ricardo.