A musical based on Dickens’ classic tale.
  • Musical
  • 1322 dec 2019, Main Stage.
  • Duration: 1 hour and 15 minutes, no interval.
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    Team

    Conductor
    Josef Rhedin
    Direction
    Erik Ståhlberg
    Musical direction
    Mats Sköldberg
    Music
    Blandade artister
    Choreography
    Cynthia Kai
    Set design, video design
    Katrin Pettersson
    Costume design
    Anna Carlberg
    Costume design
    Therese Schimmelsohn
    Lighting and video design
    Niklas Elfvengren
    IMAGE WORK AND VIDEO DESIGN
    Ludde Falk
    Sound design
    Andreas Renhorn

    Ensemble

    Scrooge
    Carina Söderman
    Ghost
    Mats Almgren
    Ghost
    Micaela Sjöstedt
    Narrator
    Tobias Ahlsell
    Narrator
    David Lundqvist
    Narrator
    Anders Wängdahl
    The Göteborg Opera Chorus
    The Göteborg Opera Orchestra
    The Göteborg Opera Children’s Chorus
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A Christmas Carol

Christmas musical based on Dickens’ classic tale.

Musical in one act by Tobias Ahlsell, David Lundqvist and Anders Wängdahl based on Charles Dickens novella.

Performed in Swedish.

“A beautiful, engaging performance for children and adults.”Audience comment
Tilo Stengel

Bitter, mean, grumpy Scrooge hates everything and everyone – especially at Christmas. He can’t abide happy, generous, loving togetherness. Ugh! One night he’s visited by the ghost of his dead friend, Marley. Three ghosts then take Scrooge on a transformative journey through his life – past, present and future. Will the night’s experiences transform Scrooge and open his heart to love?

Directed by Erik Ståhlberg, we see Dickens’ classic tale transformed into a musical filled with humour, compassion and the odd spooky ghost. In this rendition, we’re treated to a delightful mix of a festive carnival atmosphere, Stevie Wonder, Silent Night, falling snow and flashing disco lights all within the context of Victorian England. Musical, opera, pop, rap and classic Christmas carols!

7 performances

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Upcoming shows

December 2019

Fri 13/12
18:00
Main Stage 
Premiere
Sat 14/12
15:00
Main Stage 
Sat 14/12
18:00
Main Stage 
Tue 17/12
18:00
Main Stage 
Wed 18/12
18:00
Main Stage 
Sun 22/12
15:00
Main Stage 
Sun 22/12
18:00
Main Stage 
Last performance

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