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2013-2014 Season Shows

Mrs. Bob Cratchit's Wild Christmas Binge - December 2013

 

by Christopher Durang

Directed by John Henry Steelman

Shows run over two weekends: DECEMBER 13, 14, 15 & DECEMBER 20, 21, 22. Friday and Saturday shows begin at 7:30PM, Sunday matinees begin at 2:30PM. Box office opens one half hour before the show. Concessions are available. Click Here to Order Tickets

Mrs. Bob Cratchit’s Wild Christmas Binge is a musical parody of the Charles Dickens story A Christmas Carol. Written by Christopher Durang, the play was initially commissioned by City Theatre in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It premiered on November 7, 2002.

There are four original songs in this Christmas comedy, lyrics by Durang and music by Michael Friedman.

“It’s Nearly Christmas”
“Fezziwig Song”
“Yummy Yum Yum”
“Finale”
Christopher Durang won the Tony Award for Best Play in 2013 for writing Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike.

Cast

Dave Ball – Bob Cratchit
Dave Cavill – Ebenezer Scrooge
Jocelyn Clayton – Tiny Tim, a Fezziwig daughter
Ashley Cuciti – Mrs. Bob Cratchit
Amber Engelmann – Mrs. Fezziwig, the Beadle’s Wife, Serena
Chip Engelmann – Mr. Fezziwig, the Beadle, Gentleman 2, Bartender 2
Patti Holmes – Tess (recorded)
Amanda Iandiorio – Young Jacob Marley
Tracey Iandiorio – Hedvig, the Nice Mrs. Cratchit, Monica, a Fezziwig daughter
Alyssa McLaine – Cratchit Child 1, Zuzu Bailey
Leanna Pearce – Little Nell
Jim Resh – Jacob Marley’s Ghost, Clarence, Bartender 1
Tim Sexton – Young Ebenezer Scrooge, Cratchit Child 2
Sara Steelman – the Ghost of Christmas Past, Present, & Future
Nikolai Zarnick – Edvar, George Bailey, Gentleman 1

Crew

Martha Buckley – stage manager
Maria Deem – stage crew, minion of the night
Shane Engelmann – stage crew, minion of the night