A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol
Book by Walton Jones
Music composed and arranged by David Wohl
Lyrics by Faye Greenberg
Produced by Nancy Little | Directed by Christine Sharp
Auditions will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 7 (Blair Room) and Thursday, September 8 (3rd Floor) in the Fire Hall Theatre, 213 Second Street, Cobourg, (just behind Victoria Hall). Callbacks, if required, will be held on Sunday, September 11 at 2:00 p.m.
There are singing parts and non-singing parts for 7 men, 4 women and 1 piano player.
Performances will be at the Firehall Theatre on December 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, and 17 at 8:00 p.m.; December 4, 8, and 15 at 7:30 p.m.; and December 4, 11, and 18 at 2:00 p.m.
“Watch the behind-the-scenes madness that unfolds as ragtag group of radio actors is joined by a revered veteran of the Broadway stage for a live radio broadcast of the perennial favourite, A Christmas Carol, on the night of December 24, 1943. Whatever could go wrong does! Featuring snappy songs of the season performed in four-part harmony, A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol is a funny, touching, and joyful addition to the holiday celebrations.”
Please note that this production is not a radio play. It is a musical comedy about doing a radio play! All lines must be memorized.
For details about the characters and the audition, please download Auditions For A 1940s Radio Christmas Carol