Christmas Carol at ZACH
THE HOLIDAYS AT ZACH THEATRE BRING THE BEST OF THE SEASONAL SPIRIT FOR EVERYONE A Christmas Carol – November 20 – December 29 The Santaland Diaries – November 29 – December 29 Holiday Heroes – December 7 and 14 (AUSTIN, TX) – ZACH Theatre brings three great seasonal shows for everyone to share this 2019 Holiday Season. ZACH’s rockin’ holiday tradition, A Christmas Carol will return to The Topfer at ZACH for the sixth year November 20–December 29 with exciting new songs and some new cast in addition to returning favorites. David Sedaris’ ever-irreverent and giddily-cynical Macy’s elf Crumpet is back running on The Whisenhunt November 29–December 29. ZACH Theatre’s Moody Family Series brings back Holiday Heroes this season due to popular demand for two shows, December 7 and 14. Kicking off the holiday, Austin’s MARC POUHÉ joins A Christmas Carol at ZACH starring as Ebenezer Scrooge. Also new to the cast is ZACH’s soon to be Janis Joplin this season, Tony-nominated MARY BRIDGET DAVIES as Ghost of Christmas Present. Additional returning cast favorites include: KENNY WILLIAMS, JR. as Ghost of Christmas Past, RODERICK SANFORD as Marley, MICHAEL VALENTINE as Fred. Directed by Producing Artistic Director Dave Steakley, A Christmas Carol runs November 20–December 29. Additional casting to be announced at a later date. After last year’s triumphant return, The Santaland Diaries is back this year again with J. ROBERT MOORE starring as Crumpet under the direction of Nat Miller running November 29–December 29. Rounding out the season with another holiday favorite for the entire family is Holiday Heroes with a second show added due to demand. Written by Shaun Wainwright Branigan and Jerome Schoolar, the beloved original Holiday Heroes returns with some new songs and surprises on December 7 and 14 only. A Christmas Carol When: November 20–December 29, 2019 Where: The Topfer at ZACH | 202 South Lamar | Austin, TX | 78704 Tickets: Start at $35 available at ZACH’s box office - (512) 476-0541 x1, zachtheatre.org Image Link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1apsDNnLeMx6F_VRoQWqh8j8GaCsA_T7_ Summary: (Family Friendly) Austin’s most rockin’ holiday tradition returns to make merry with new music and surprises to get the party started. ZACH’s inspired adaptation of the Dickens’ classic is a musical sleigh ride through rhythm and time, infusing the traditional Victorian story with a score that spans all genres and eras. This family-friendly spectacular creates an infectious spirit that has everyone dancing in the aisles. Celebrate the season with the loving Cratchit family and three soulful ghosts as they take Ebenezer Scrooge on a joyride to rediscover his heart and love for human kindness. Age Recommendation: Six and up. Run Time: Approximate two hours and 20 minutes including one intermission.