A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow
Arts Theatre, 6-7 Great Newport Street, London, WC2H 7JB

ABOUT A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow

Simon Callow returns to the West End in this much-lauded production of A Christmas Carol, playing at the Arts Theatre for a strictly limited season.

Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol is one of the most beloved books in the English language and has become a classic Christmas tale for generations of grown-ups and children alike.

Using Dickens’ adaptation of the story from his own public performances, Simon Callow and director-designer Tom Cairns have created a one-man theatrical extravaganza of festive story-telling that is both heart-warming and deeply moving. A Christmas must see for all ages.

A Christmas Carol with Simon Callow is booking from 8 December 2018 until 12 January 2019 a the Arts Theatre, London


As the ghosts spirit Scrooge from the present to his past and future, Dickens takes us on a magical journey from the miser’s dank and creaking house to cosy hearths, and from snowy graveyards to joyful festivities.

This treasured story offers a celebration of goodness, a plea for justice and the promise of redemption.


Simon Callow, one of the nation’s best loved actors, returns to Dickens’ A CHRISTMAS CAROL after huge international success with The Mystery of Charles Dickens (West End and Broadway), national acclaim for Dr Marigold & Mr Chops and guest starring as Dickens on Doctor Who (BBC). His many film credits include the classic films Four Weddings & A Funeral and A Room With a View.



Running Time: 1 hour 30 min Age Restrictions: Recommended 8+