A QUIRKY CHRISTMAS CAROL
“It is good to be children sometimes, and never better than at Christmas, when it’s mighty founder himself was a child”
Meet Charles Dickens (well that’s what he claims), as he with the help (or hindrance), of Cockney Jack tells the story of how Scrooge, a miserly grasping, old, money lender, found his Christmas spirit (well, many of them). How he shared it with ‘Bob’ Roberta Cratchit and family, saving Tiny Tim and Christmas Day. With the cast of PQA Reading (and puppets). A Quirky Christmas Carol.
An Exciting reimagined Christmas favourite based on the Dickens original with tears, spooks and laughter this is a multimedia Musical Christmas show, brought to you by the Pauline Quirke Academy of Performing Arts Reading, cast are aged 6-17 years old, many of whom performed last year at Her Majesty’s Theatre Haymarket . A Quirky Christmas Carol is a Play with Music, Dance, Film and Puppetry.
This year’s production Charity is LaunchpadReading
Preventing homelessness in Reading – Opening doors, changing lives.
This is an amateur show by children
Tickets: Standard £19, Concessions £15 (Senior Citizen, Student, Kenton Volunteers, Children Under 18, Equity Members, and Keepers/Friends)
Ticket prices include £1 theatre restoration levy
Running time: 110 minutes (includes a 20 minute interval)