Booking to 8 January 2023
Dolly Parton reimagines Charles Dickens classic tale in Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol.
This Christmas, experience Charles Dickens’ classic tale with a Tennessee twist in an all-new musical Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol, starring Cold Feet star Robert Bathurst.
Featuring an original soundtrack written by the Queen of Country herself, enjoy this festive show at London’s Southbank Centre from 8 December.
Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol is booking from 8 December 2022 until 8 January 2023 at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre, London.
What's the story of Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol?
Set during the 1930s in the Great Smoky Mountains of east Tennessee, this heart-warming and truly unforgeable production imagines Ebenezer Scrooge as the owner of a mining company town, where his callous greed blinds him to the joys and gifts of the season.
As a Christmas Eve snowstorm approaches, Scrooge is visited by three ghosts who compel him to see life anew and discover that love is the greatest and most precious gift we have.
Who is in the cast of Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol?
The cast is led by Cold Feet and Toast of London star Robert Bathurst as Scrooge. The cast is completed by Halle Brown, Iona Fraser, Richard J Hunt, Vicki Lee Taylor, Olivier Award winner George Maguire, Ediz Mahmut, Sarah O’Connor, Christopher Parkinson, Minal Patel, Annie Southall, Carole Stennett, Danny Whitehead and Mitchell Zhangazha. Playing the role of Tiny Tim will be Daniel Lee, Alexander Quinlan and Samuel Sturge. Also in the children’s cast will be Elliot Marsden, George Menezes Cutts and Dereke Oladele.
Who are the creative team of Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol?
Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol is an adaptation by David H. Bell, Paul T. Couch and Curt Wollan. The book is by David H. Bell with music and Lyrics by Dolly Parton. It is produced by Fiery Angel Entertainment and Red Tail Entertainment.
Reviews of Dolly Parton’s Smoky Mountain Christmas Carol★★★★ "A marvellously musical, disarmingly sincere take on Dickens" - Telegraph
Matinees: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Performance information is for guidance only. Check booking calendar for details.
Please note that Dolly Parton is not appearing live in this production.
Venue InformationQueen Elizabeth Hall, Belvedere Road, South Bank, SE1 8XX
Nearest Tube or Train: Embankment Station (District Line, Circle Line); Waterloo Station (Jubilee Line, Northern Line)
Nearest Buses: 1, 4, 26, 59, 68, 76, 139, 168, 171, 172, 176, 188, 243, 341, 521, X68, RV1