A Christmas Carol - A Ghost Story Tickets London Theatre

A Christmas Carol - A Ghost Story Tickets

3.5 (2) · Classic Drama

Mark Gatiss leads an ensemble cast, in his own retelling of Dickens’ classic winter ghost story

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Overview

Filled with Dickensian, spine-tingling special effects. Prepare to be frightened and delighted in equal measure as you enter the supernatural Victorian world of A Christmas Carol.

It’s a cold Christmas Eve and mean-spirited miser Ebenezer Scrooge has an unexpected visit from the spirit of his former business partner Jacob Marley. Bound in chains as punishment for a lifetime of greed, the unearthly figure explains it isn’t too late for Scrooge to change his miserly ways in order to escape the same fate, but first he’ll have to face three more eerie encounters…

Mark Gatiss (Dracula, The League of Gentlemen, Doctor Who) says: “A Christmas Carol’ has been absolutely my favourite story since I was, well, tiny. It’s an astonishingly powerful tale of life, love, loss and redemption and remains supremely relevant. But at its heart it is a ghost story and that will be at the core of my new version. A scary, thrilling, joyous adventure to get the blood piping on a freezing winter’s night. A Victorian phantasmagoria!”

Age Recommendation: 12+

Critic reviews

Mark Gatiss makes an over-familiar tale feel fresh

· Evening Standard

Full of great performances, wit and visual invention

· Time Out
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Date & time

Show ended
Fri 26 Nov 2021 - Sun 9 Jan 2022
1.30pm, 2.30pm, 6pm & 7.30pm

Venue

Alexandra Palace Way London N22 7AY London, UK · Get Directions
3.5
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