A Christmas Carol
adapted from Charles Dickens' tale by Joan Littlewood
Tower Theatre, Canonbury
January 8 - 23, 1960

   
Cast
   

 
The Gentlemen 
Ebenezer ScroogeJohn Pettengell
Bob CratchitEric Turner
Portly Gentleman / Passer-byRoy Bake
Lamplighter / Passer-by / Mr Fezziwig / Christmas PresentPeter Ariss
Marley's Ghost / Sea CaptainPatrick Lockstone
Peter Cratchit / SnowballerDennis Underwood
Horatio / Topper / ApprenticeBrian Kibblewhite
Boy Scrooge / Miner / ApprenticeRon Finch
Joe / Sea CaptainBobby Bernard
Nephew / Christmas to ComeArthur Adair
Old Man / FiddlerHarold Bennett
Bootblack / Apprentice / PauperMichael Darwin
Butcher Boy / MinerDavid Copsey
Turkey BoyJohn Dennis

The Ladies

 
Mrs CratchitAnn Monkhouse
Little Fan / Emily / Carol SingerMyfanwy May
Mrs DilberBrenda Riche
Maria / Carol SingerPauline Harris
Young Maria / Tiny Tim / Carol SingerBarbara Levy
Belinda / Miss Fezziwig / SkaterAnn Berry
Mrs TrossitMolly Rubeck
Martha / Street SellerGillian Wilson
Christmas Past CarolinePaula Munday
Street Seller / Mrs FezziwigMarjorie Hogg
 

A Christmas Carol
 

Production Team
Director : Don Kirkman
Set Design : Michael Rose
Backcloth painted by Norman Fenner
Lighting Design : Ralph Shafran
Lyrics by Ann Monkhouse
At the Piano : David H Jones

Stage Manager : Rosemary Noble
ASMs : Paula Munday, Gillian Wilson, Eric Lauder, Marjorie Hogg, Anthea Browne-Wilkinson, Ruth Powys
Lighting switchboard : Hyam Gilbert
Wardrobe : Joyce Huddart, Rosaleen Scott
Set construction by Tower Theatre Workshop