A Christmas Carol

Release Date: November 1996
Duration: 1 hour, 34 minutes
Show Website: radiotheatre.org

Ebenezer Scrooge had a heart colder than winter and a spirit dreary as the London fog. It's been said even blind dogs crossed the street to avoid the man who preferred the company of money to all else. But, as Scrooge would soon discover, some of the world's most profitable riches aren't found in bank accounts. 

There in his gloomy chambers, supposedly secure against surprise, Scrooge is about to have Christmas Eve company — and there's not a caroler in the bunch. Four ghostly visitors usher him into the most horrifying nightmare he has ever seen ... his own wretched life of utter selfishness. 

Join the most miserly curmudgeon ever known as he ponders a potentially frightful fate — and realizes that the joy of giving to others is a treasure far outweighing anything you can hoard.

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Executive Producer: Chuck Bolte
Producer: ?
Director: Paul McCusker
Writer: Paul McCusker
Recording Engineer: ?
Sound Design: Dave Arnold
Composer: John Campbell, James Gabriel
Artwork/Package Design: ?

Tenniel Evans - Ebenezer Scrooge
Timothy Bateson - Storyteller
Robert Benfield - Young Jacob Marley, the Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come, the Doctor, the Young Father 
Richard Brightiff - the Wilkins Boy, Peter Cratchit, Errand Boy 
Justin Butcher - the Second Businessman, the Second Charity Worker, Charles, Topper 
Jane Gambler - Frannie, Martha Cratchit, Alice 
Katy Glassborow - the Younger Cratchit Daughter, Servant Girl 
Peter Goodwright - Bob Cratchit, the Vicar 
Michael Haughey - Young Ebenezer, the Undertaker 
Katherine Kellgren - Belle, Jane, the Young Mother 
Polly March - the Ghost of Christmas Past, Mrs. Fezziwig, Mrs. Cratchit, the Laundress 
Tom Mount - the Young Cratchit Son 
Myra Sands - Mrs. Beadnell, a Friend of Nephew Fred, Mrs. Dilber 
Philip Sherlock - Nephew Fred 
Mervyn Stutter - the First Businessman, Mr. Fezziwig, Joe 
Richard Syms - the First Charity Worker, Jacob Marley 
Matthew White - Tiny Tim, the younger Ebenezer

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Austin Peachey,
Apr 3, 2017, 4:39 PM