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Christmas Carol, A (Ikrismas Kherol)

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South African company Portobello moves Dickens's famous yuletide ghost story to the townships. Read More >

A Christmas CarolSouth African company Portobello moves Dickens’s famous yuletide ghost story to the townships.

It is Christmas Eve, and the township’s Scrooge, a rich bu lonely woman, is visited by three spirits in an attempt to change her ways.

This production is playing in repertoire with The Magic Flute (Impempe Yomlingo), and is suitable for theatregoers aged twelve and older.

For more information about this production read the First Night Feature.

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Important Dates & Timing

Previews From: 20/11/2007

Opening Night: 29/11/2007

Closing Night: 19/01/2008

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Cast & Creative


Director - Mark Dornford-May

Producer - Eric Abrahan and the Young Vic

Lighting Designer - Mannie Manim

Author - Adapted from the story by Charles Dickens

About Young Vic

66 The Cut, Lambeth, London SE1 8LZ

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