A Christmas Carol starring Jim Broadbent at the Noel Coward theatre

Noel Coward Theatre, St Martin's Lane, London, WC2N 4AA

A Christmas Carol starring Jim Broadbent at the Noel Coward theatre.

Jim Broadbent returns to the stage this Christmas in Charles Dickens much loved tale A Christmas Carol.  Dickens novella, first published in 1843 was a rejuvenating force in reviving the old Christmas traditions in England and has grown into staple viewing over the holiday season.  The considerable adaptations to stage, film, radio and TV are a testament to Dickens story which continues to delight audiences.

A Christmas Carol starring Jim Broadbent will play from 30 November 2015 until 30 January 2016 at the Noel Coward theatre.

STORY

Though London awaits the joyful arrival of Christmas, miserly Ebenezer Scrooge (Jim Broadbent) thinks it’s all humbug, berating his faithful clerk and cheerful nephew for their view. Later, Scrooge encounters the ghost of his late business partner, who warns that three spirits will visit him this night. The ghosts take Scrooge on a journey through his past, present and future in the hope of transforming his bitterness.

CAST

Jim Broadbent stars as Ebenezer Scrooge, alongside Samantha Spiro, Adeel Akhtar, Amelia Bullmore and Keir Charles who will perform a variety of roles

CREATIVE

A Christmas Carol is to be directed by Olivier award-winning Phelim McDermott, with design by Tom Pye, lighting design by Peter Mumford, sound design by Gareth Fry and Toby Sedgwick will act as Director of Movement.