Dr. Mark May,Chair of Visual and Performing Arts Department
Ms. Shontelle Thrash, Director of Theatre
Ms. Candace Jones, Administrative Assistant, Phone:(678) 466-4750, Fax: (678) 466-4769
By Charles Dickens
Adapted by Doris Baizley
Directed by: Shontelle Thrash
What happens when a traveling troupe arrives to put on A Christmas Carol only to discover they don’t have a Tiny Tim or Scrooge? See what ensues when this troupe, with a little help from the stage manager and prop boy, transforms the stage into the magical world of make-believe. This adaptation breathes new life into a wonderful classic full of singing, dancing, clowning, juggling and handbells. Fun for the whole family, A Christmas Carol is sure to warm your heart and demonstrate the true meaning of Christmas.
WHEN: Friday, August 25
TIME: 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
WHERE: Theatre (Arts & Sciences G132)
Questions: email ShontelleThrash@clayton.edu
WHAT TO PREPARE
CAST - a company of traveling players:
STAGE MANAGER - Scrooge.
PROP BOY - Tiny Tim.
DIRECTOR - Marley, Christmas Future.
LEADING MAN - Bob Cratchit.
LEADING LADY - Christmas Past, Mrs. Cratchit.
YOUNG LEADING MAN - Fred.
INGENUE - Belle, Mrs. Fred.
CHARACTER WOMAN - Charitable Woman, Mrs. Fezziwig, Mother-in-Law, Scavenger 3.
OLD CLOWN - School Master, Mr. Fezziwig, Jake the Fence.
CLOWN 1 - Ali Baba, Christmas Present 1, Scavenger 1.
CLOWN 2 - Parrot, Christmas Present 2, Scavenger 2.
CLOWN 3 - Little Caroler, Christmas Present 3,