Simon Callow in A Christmas Carol

08th December 2018

to

12th January 2019

Following sell-out seasons in 2012, 2013 and 2016, Simon Callow returns in this much-lauded production of A CHRISTMAS CAROL, playing for a limited season from 8 December. Intensely dramatic and profoundly heart-warming, A CHRISTMAS CAROL is storytelling at it’s finest.

Using the adaptation Dickens made for his own public performances as a starting point, Simon Callow and director and designer Tom Cairns have conjured up a moving, funny and fast-paced one-man theatrical spectacular that will leave you with a warm festive glow.

Dickens takes us on a man’s astonishing journey through his past, his present and (terrifyingly) his future, led by his three ghostly guides. Will Ebenezer Scrooge, tight-fisted, cruel and bitter, finally re-join the human race and learn to embrace the true generous and humble spirit of Christmas?

From the miser’s dank and creaking house filled with shadows to cosy hearths, from stark graveyards to joyful festivities, this treasured story offers a celebration of goodness, a plea for justice and the promise of redemption.

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. Brought to life by the magnificent Simon Callow, this is a Christmas must see for 8 to 108-year olds!


Saturday 8 December 2018 - Saturday 12 January 2019
15:30 Matinees
19:30 Evenings

Tickets:
Previews until 9 December £20/£30
Main Run: £25-£55
(plus £1.50 booking fee online and by phone. No fees in person at box office)

Duration: 80 minutes no interval
Age Recommendation: 8+

Twitter: @assemblyfest


Performances

Saturday 08th December 2018 19:30


Sunday 09th December 2018 15:30


Sunday 09th December 2018 19:30


Tuesday 11th December 2018 19:30


Wednesday 12th December 2018 15:30


Wednesday 12th December 2018 19:30


Thursday 13th December 2018 15:30


Thursday 13th December 2018 19:30


Friday 14th December 2018 15:30


Friday 14th December 2018 19:30


Saturday 15th December 2018 15:30


Saturday 15th December 2018 19:30


Sunday 16th December 2018 15:30


Sunday 16th December 2018 19:30


Tuesday 18th December 2018 15:30


Tuesday 18th December 2018 19:30


Wednesday 19th December 2018 15:30


Wednesday 19th December 2018 19:30


Thursday 20th December 2018 15:30


Thursday 20th December 2018 19:30


Friday 21st December 2018 15:30


Friday 21st December 2018 19:30


Saturday 22nd December 2018 15:30


Saturday 22nd December 2018 19:30


Sunday 23rd December 2018 15:30


Sunday 23rd December 2018 19:30


Monday 24th December 2018 15:30


Wednesday 26th December 2018 15:30


Wednesday 26th December 2018 19:30


Thursday 27th December 2018 15:30


Thursday 27th December 2018 19:30


Friday 28th December 2018 15:30


Friday 28th December 2018 19:30


Saturday 29th December 2018 15:30


Saturday 29th December 2018 19:30


Sunday 30th December 2018 15:30


Sunday 30th December 2018 19:30


Monday 31st December 2018 15:30


Wednesday 02nd January 2019 15:30


Wednesday 02nd January 2019 19:30


Thursday 03rd January 2019 19:30


Friday 04th January 2019 19:30


Saturday 05th January 2019 15:30


Saturday 05th January 2019 19:30


Monday 07th January 2019 19:30


Tuesday 08th January 2019 19:30


Wednesday 09th January 2019 15:30


Wednesday 09th January 2019 19:30


Thursday 10th January 2019 19:30


Friday 11th January 2019 19:30


Saturday 12th January 2019 15:30


Saturday 12th January 2019 19:30